Freshwater Fishing

Freshwater Fishing Options


The Town of Yarmouth has 28 freshwater ponds providing anglers with ample opportunity to catch:
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Trout
  • Pickerel
  • Yellow Perch
  • Bluegill
  • Pumpkinseed Sunfish
  • etc...

Access Points


Many of these ponds provide a number of access points to good shoreside fishing. Long Pond and Dennis Pond are our only freshwater ponds that offer public access where it is possible to launch a boat on a trailer.

Please note that gasoline-powered engines are prohibited from all freshwater ponds in the Town of Yarmouth.

Freshwater Fishing Regulations


Please see the Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife Regulations:
Freshwater Fishing Regulations.