Essex River Fly Fishing

The 5th most popular fly fishing river in Massachusetts.

Northeast of Boston and west of Gloucester, the Essex River is popular with fly fishermen. The Essex River is mainly a tidal river that is part of the Great Marsh System.

Note, a great time for fly fishing on the Essex River is mid-week when there are few fly fishermen out there.

Overall, Essex River is the 5th most popular fly fishing river of all 5 fly fishing spots in Massachusetts.

Essex River (MA/US)

Essex River (MA/US)

Essex River (MA/US)

Essex River (MA/US)

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Local Contact(s):  Mass. Tourism (800) 447-MASS.

Recommended Book:  "50 Best Northeast Fly Fishing" from Bob Mallard

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  7/17/2016

ID:  22747

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