Rhode Island Fishing and Boating

There is no need to think small when planning a Rhode Island fishing and boating adventure. Whether fishing for trout at Olney Pond at Lincoln Woods State Park or enjoying a relaxing day sailing around Narragansett Bay, use these RI fishing and boating resources to help get you started. Learn more about Rhode Island fishing licenses and boat registrations.

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Fishing

Get started fishing in Rhode Island today. While Rhode Island saltwater fishing licenses are not required for residents other licenses are available.

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Get a Rhode Island Fishing License

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

Rhode Island Boating

Boats of all motor types used in public waters must be registered. A Boater Safety course is required in lieu of a Rhode Island boating license.

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Register A Boat In Rhode Island

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

Fishing and Boating Events in Rhode Island