Fishing Locations - Hotspots

The following articles provide information on freshwater and saltwater fishing areas throughout the Mid Atlantic region. This list includes bays, sounds, coastal towns, fishing piers, jetties, lakes, reservoirs, rivers, creeks, streams, and other locations where fish can be caught.

Saltwater Fishing Locations

New Jersey Saltwater Fishing

Sandy Hook NJ

Cape May NJ

Delaware Saltwater Fishing

Indian River Inlet

Annapolis Md

Baltimore Md

Saint Michaels Md

Crisfield Md

Ocean City Md

Ocean City Jetty

Chincoteague Va

Onancock Va

Cape Charles Va


Saltwater Fishing Piers

Severn River Fishing Pier

Choptank River Fishing Pier

Crisfield Pier

Oceanic Fishing Pier

OC Fishing Pier

Virginia Fishing Piers

Virginia Beach Fishing Pier

Saxis Fishing Pier

Morley's Wharf Fishing Pier

Kiptopeake Fishing Pier

Sea Gull Pier

James River Bridge Fishing Pier

Ocean View Fishing Pier

Buckroe Beach Fishing Pier

Sandbridge Fishing Pier

Outer Banks North Carolina


Major Saltwater Estuaries

Albemarle Sound

Pamlico Sound

Delaware Bay

Chesapeake Bay


Mid Atlantic Rivers

Delaware River

Susquehanna River

Youghiogheny River

Savage River

Gunpowder River

Patapsco River

Severn River

Potomac River

Patuxent River

Eastern Shore Rivers

Tuckahoe Creek

Maryland Trout Streams

Rappahannock River

James River

South River

Dan River

Neuse River

Roanoke River

Cape Fear River


Freshwater Lakes

Lake Champlain

Finger Lakes

Lake Ontario

Lake Erie

Raystown Lake

Deep Creek Lake

Youghiogheny River Reservoir

Liberty Reservoir

Prettyboy Reservoir

Loch Raven Reservoir

Piney Run Reservoir

Saint Mary's Lake

Lake Artemesia

Tuckahoe Lake

Lake Anna

Buggs Island Lake - Kerr Reservoir

Lake Drummond

Lake Norman

Lake Mattamuskeet


Related Information

Fishing From Shore

Pier Fishing Basics

Surf Fishing

Freshwater Fishing

Warmwater Streams