How do I get a Massachusetts fishing license?
You must contact the area Division of Fisheries and Wildlife at (413) 447-9789 or You may purchase licenses online at www.mass.gov/masswildlife.
Can I get a fishing license at Walmart in Massachusetts?
Yes, you can buy a perfectly legal fishing license from any US-based Walmart by speaking to the staff in the Sports & Outdoors section. Expect to pay between $11 and $40, depending on the state, your age, and how long the license will be valid for.
How much is a freshwater fishing license in Massachusetts?
|Resident Minor Fishing (Citizen, Age 15–17)1||FREE|
|Resident Fishing (Citizen, Age 65–69)1||$13.00|
|Resident Fishing (Citizen, Age 70 or over) Or paraplegic, blind, intellectually disabled2||FREE|