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Connecticut Fishing and Boating

Connecticut fishing and boating experiences can range from deep sea fishing charters out of Norwalk for tuna to freshwater trips for largemouth bass on Mansfield Hollow Lake. Whether you plan to fish in saltwater or freshwater, find the resources to help you get started here. Learn more about Connecticut fishing licenses and boat registrations.


Connecticut Fishing

Get started fishing in Connecticut today. You can purchase an annual freshwater or saltwater fishing license.

Get a Connecticut Fishing License

Buying a fishing license is the first & most important step for any angler. Get more information.

Connecticut Boating

You can go boating in Connecticut on one of the state’s many freshwater rivers, lakes, and coastlines.

Register A Boat In Connecticut

Registering your boat is easier than you think. Get information about how to register your boat.

Fishing and Boating Events in Connecticut