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You may only use artificial lures in catch-and-release areas. You may not use bait. In designated Fly Fishing Areas, all anglers must use a conventional fly rod and fly line.
Catch-and-release sections: Templeton/Athol railroad bridge to the first dam in Athol, from Wendell Road bridge in Orange to the breached dam in Erving center
Help protect the fish in catch-and-release areas by following a few simple tips.
To safely return a fish to the water, you should:
You can get involved in MassWildlife’s Freshwater Sportfishing Awards Program even if you release your fish. Check out the rules and length requirements for submitting catch-and-release fish.
8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m., M-F