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Home > Take Me Fishing Blog > April 2017 > 7 Best Spots for Fishing in San Francisco
Urban areas are not necessarily known for their outdoor activities which is what makes the concept of fishing in San Francisco so unique. Coastal cities and towns have lots of shoreline, much of which is developed. Nonetheless, here are seven places to help you know where to go fishing in the Bay Area.
If you live in the Bay Area then you already know about the great opportunities for urban anglers to go fishing in San Francisco. But if you're heading to the Bay Area for work or a family trip be sure to get a license and pack your rods.
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Tom Keer is an award-winning writer who lives on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. He is a columnist for the Upland Almanac, a Contributing Writer for Covey Rise magazine, a Contributing Editor for both Fly Rod and Reel and Fly Fish America, and a blogger for the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation’s Take Me Fishing program. Keer writes regularly for over a dozen outdoor magazines on topics related to fishing, hunting, boating, and other outdoor pursuits. When they are not fishing, Keer and his family hunt upland birds over their three English setters. His first book, a Fly Fishers Guide to the New England Coast was released in January 2011. Visit him at www.tomkeer.com or at www.thekeergroup.com.
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