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Provincetown Fishing



Provincetown Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Provincetown, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Atlantic Croaker

  2. Atlantic Croaker

    There is a 22.27% catch rate for Atlantic Croaker, based on 2211 Atlantic Croaker counted.

    Provincetown Atlantic Croaker Counts Chart
    Atlantic

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN ATLANTIC CROAKER COUNTS CHART


  3. American Plaice

  4. American Plaice

    There is a 16.8% catch rate for American Plaice, based on 1668 American Plaice counted.

    Provincetown American Plaice Counts Chart
    American

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN AMERICAN PLAICE COUNTS CHART


  5. Winter Flounder

  6. Winter Flounder

    There is a 14.06% catch rate for Winter Flounder, based on 1396 Winter Flounder counted.

    Provincetown Winter Flounder Counts Chart
    Winter

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN WINTER FLOUNDER COUNTS CHART


  7. Spiny Dogfish

  8. Spiny Dogfish

    There is a 7.37% catch rate for Spiny Dogfish, based on 732 Spiny Dogfish counted.

    Provincetown Spiny Dogfish Counts Chart
    Spiny

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN SPINY DOGFISH COUNTS CHART


  9. Striped Bass

  10. Striped Bass

    There is a 7.13% catch rate for Striped Bass, based on 708 Striped Bass counted.

    Provincetown Striped Bass Counts Chart
    Striped

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN STRIPED BASS COUNTS CHART


  11. Atlantic Mackerel

  12. Atlantic Mackerel

    There is a 6.79% catch rate for Atlantic Mackerel, based on 674 Atlantic Mackerel counted.

    Provincetown Atlantic Mackerel Counts Chart
    Atlantic

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN ATLANTIC MACKEREL COUNTS CHART


  13. Atlantic Cod

  14. Atlantic Cod

    There is a 6.34% catch rate for Atlantic Cod, based on 629 Atlantic Cod counted.

    Provincetown Atlantic Cod Counts Chart
    Atlantic

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN ATLANTIC COD COUNTS CHART


  15. Fourspot Flounder

  16. Fourspot Flounder

    There is a 3.58% catch rate for Fourspot Flounder, based on 355 Fourspot Flounder counted.

    Provincetown Fourspot Flounder Counts Chart
    Fourspot

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN FOURSPOT FLOUNDER COUNTS CHART


  17. Pollock

  18. Pollock

    There is a 3.37% catch rate for Pollock, based on 335 Pollock counted.

    Provincetown Pollock Counts Chart
    Pollock

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN POLLOCK COUNTS CHART


  19. Haddock

  20. Haddock

    There is a 2.74% catch rate for Haddock, based on 272 Haddock counted.

    Provincetown Haddock Counts Chart
    Haddock

    ENLARGE PROVINCETOWN HADDOCK COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 38 species of fish and 9927 fish counted for May around Provincetown.

To date, there are 151 species of fish and a total of 1291373 fish counted for Provincetown and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1853 (171 years).

Last Update: 5/24/2024 7:11:59 AM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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The Top 10 Fishing Spots for Provincetown are the following:

  1. Fishing Ledge
    Fishing Ledge


  2. Jammies Rock


  3. Tillies Ledge


  4. wreck-3098


  5. wreck-3097


  6. Collier Ledge G


  7. wreck-3094


  8. Mud Ledge


  9. Tallys Spot


  10. Minots Ledge Light


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Latest Provincetown Fishing Reports

  • Striped Bass Fishing on Cape Cod
    Striped bass are the number one sportfish on the east coast. They deserve that title in many ways. And other…


  • Squid Fishing on Cape Cod
    Are you ready? Don’t blink or the season will be over. While I have historically fished for groundfish exclusively early…


  • Shark Fishing Cape Cod
    Big fish fishing. Jaws. We’re gonna need a bigger boat. Shark week. If any of these things gets the blood…


  • Bluefin Tuna Fishing Cape Cod
    We caught our first tuna on the Black Rose in 2005… It was all of 20# and 33″ long. We…


  • Fluke Fishing Cape Cod
    We have the best fluke fishing anywhere located in our backyards of Cape Cod. This whole fishery makes me feel…


  • Porgy Fishing
    Why porgy fishing is so popular up and down the East Coast. Well people still love to take home fish.…


  • Holiday Gift Certificates available
    We are now offering Gift Certificates for the 2024 fishing season. Half day Striped bass full day Bluefin tuna or High Hook Kids Camp...


  • Giant fat bluefin tuna
    The Chatham bluefin tuna are not far offshore in the fall and tend to be quite fat as they are getting ready for winter. Mike and his customers catch the big ones.


  • Four giant bluefin today
    Mike and his charter party caught four giants. This was a catch and release. Four giants one day


  • Bluefin tuna 2023
    Another beautiful bluefin tuna caught on Magic Fishing Charters and the guys had a blast.


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Top Provincetown Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Chatham Bait & Tackle
    Fishing Guide, Charter Boat Captain Bait and Tackle Shop in North Chatham Massachusetts. Open 7 days a week 6am to 8pm (During Fishing season only)

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Top Provincetown Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Reel Deal Fishing Charters


  2. Jigged-Up Sport Fishing


  3. Dragonfly Sportfishing Charters
    Whether you are looking for a hard-core Deep Sea Fishing Trip or a relaxing Family Fun Trip on the boat it can happen on the Dragonfly’s Cape Cod Fishing Charters!

  4. Abdow's Magic Fishing Charters
    Sport fishing for scup, sea bass, striped bass, bluefish, giant bluefin tuna. Whale watching,seals,duck hunting in Chatham Mass , Home of great white shark

  5. Laura Jay Charters
    Captain Don Cianciolo has been fishing the waters of New England for over 40 years. He currently holds a United States Coast Guard 100-Ton Master’s License. The Laura-Jay is a Custom 31’ Duffy Sportfisherman outfitted for serious fishing. We are lo

  6. Cape Cod Charters
    Cape Cod Charters was established more than thirty years ago in Provincetown. It was named Top Rod Charters then after a bunch of fellow anglers that met at Matt’s breakfast diner to compare (brag?) about their catch from the night’s fishing. The ang

  7. Columbia Sportfishing
    THE PRISTINE PROTECTED WATERS of Cape Cod Bay offer some of the best fishing in the world and is one of the most popular hot spots for recreational saltwater fishing.

  8. Aquarius Sportfishing


  9. Cape Cod Bay Charter Sportfish


  10. Cape Cod Family Fishing Charters


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