Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Legit Fish Sportfishing

Where does Legit Fish Sportfishing fish?

We fish the Boston area, including Scituate, South Shore, Boston, Atlantic Ocean, Cape Cod Bay, Plymouth Bay, and Massachusetts Bay.

What are the target fish?

Target fish include almost all native species to Massachusetts Bay and Cape Cod such as, Albacore Tuna, Atlantic Bonito, Atlantic Cod, Atlantic Halibut, Atlantic Mackerel, Blue Shark, Bluefin Tuna, Bluefish, Mahi-Mahi (Dolphinfish), Cusk, Haddock, Pollock, Porbeagle Shark, Black Sea Bass, Shortfin Mako Shark, Striped Bass (Stripers), Summer Flounder, Swordfish,Tautog, Porgy, Thresher Shark, Yellowfin, White Marlin and more. You may also get the opportunity to see Great White Sharks and Whales during your trip, so come ready with cameras!

Where in Boston to we meet our guests?

We meet at Bulman Marine at The Waterfront Club ( 20 Jericho Rd, Scituate, MA 02066, USA )

Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required

Where do I get a STATE Fishing license?

Massachusetts requires a license to fish in fresh water for those 15 or older. Those under 15 can fish in fresh water for free without a license. If you're 16 or older, you need a permit to fish in salt water. You do not need a permit if you have a valid saltwater fishing permit from CT, NH, or RI, or if you are fishing on a permitted for-hire vessels. Those under 16 can fish in salt water for free without a license.

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!

Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.

Time To Fish!