Mid Atlantic Fishing Locations

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

Saltwater Fishing Locations

New York Saltwater Fishing

Long Island Sound

Montauk NY

Staten Island

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

Assateague Island Md

Chincoteague Va

Onancock Va

Wachapreague Va

Cape Charles Va

Hampton Roads Va

Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel (CBBT)


Saltwater Fishing Piers


Maryland Fishing Piers

Charlestown Stone Wharf and Pier

Baltimore Maryland Fishing Piers

Fort Smallwood Park - Bill Burton Fishing Pier

Severn River Fishing Pier

Matapeake Fishing Pier

Romancoke 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

East Ocean View (EOV) Pier

Buckroe Beach Fishing Pier

Sandbridge Fishing Pier

Gloucester Point Landing Fishing Pier

Glebe Point Fishing Pier

Westmoreland State Park Fishing Pier

Glass Island Landing Fishing Pier

Chincoteague Island Fishing Pier

Chincoteague Island Memorial Park Pier


North Carolina

North Carolina Saltwater Fishing

Outer Banks North Carolina


West Virginia

Harpers Ferry


Mid Atlantic

Mid Atlantic Fishing Piers


Saltwater Estuaries

Long Island Sound

Delaware Bay

Chesapeake Bay

Back Bay

Albemarle Sound

Pamlico Sound


Mid Atlantic Rivers

Delaware River

Susquehanna River

Youghiogheny River

Ohio River

Kanawha River

Savage River

Gunpowder River

Patapsco River

Magothy River

Severn River

South River (MD)

Potomac River

Shenandoah River

Anacostia River

Monocacy River

Patuxent River

Eastern Shore Rivers

Tuckahoe Creek

Maryland Trout Streams

Rappahannock River

York River

James River

South River

Dan River

New River

Neuse River

Roanoke River (Virginia to North Carolina)

Roanoke River (Roanoke Rapids to Albemarle Sound)

Cape Fear River


Freshwater Lakes - Reservoirs

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

Triadelphia Reservoir

Rocky Gorge Reservoir

Saint Mary's Lake

Lake Artemesia

Tuckahoe Lake

Lake Drummond

Lake Anna

Claytor Lake

Lake Moomaw

Smith Mountain Lake

Leesville Lake

Buggs Island Lake - Kerr Reservoir

Lake Gaston

Roanoke Rapids Lake

Lake Norman

Lake Mattamuskeet


Related Information

Fishing From Shore

Pier Fishing Basics

Surf Fishing

Freshwater Fishing

Warmwater Streams