Maine’s coastline is brimming over with beautiful and adventurous places for any avid fisherman. Maine is home to thousands of lakes and rivers and is a dream place for anyone who enjoys fishing. Maine hosts a variety of fish in its freshwater and its salt water. Trout, salmon and haddock are all very popular fish that inhabit the beautiful Maine waters.
One of the most popular vacation and fishing spots in Maine is in Aroostook County. It is nicknamed the “Crown of maine” and has over 2,000 lakes and streams in which to fish or ski. It is not out of the question to see sharks as well in the coastal waters of exquisite Maine. If serious and adventurous fishing is what thrills you then you might want to consider the Portland area. Shark fishing is very common in Maine, and the predominant species of shark is the blue shark. It is not for the faint hearted though. The most common way to attract sharks is to drift while trailing a chum bucket.
Whether you are more inclined to spend time fly fishing or the more adventurous shark fishing, Maine’s coastline is sure to have something to suit your fancy.