Whether you plan to go bass fishing in Rhode Island on Worden Pond or want to see which of your new lures might best entice a bluefish on Narragansett Bay, you can get Rhode Island fishing tips that will help determine which techniques to try first. Just don’t forget to buy your RI freshwater or saltwater fishing license and check the fishing regulations before you go.

More information about fishing in Rhode Island can be found through the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management.

Free Fishing Days in Rhode Island

Each state offers free fishing days every year to help get new anglers hooked on fishing without having to purchase a license. Free fishing days events are a great opportunity for experienced anglers to mentor a beginner or for parents who don’t yet have a license to take a child fishing for the first time. Check the free fishing days rules that apply in your state.