Visitors who like to fish can find many locations in Marin County for fresh and salt water fishing. Some of the popular places include the following:

China Camp State Park – located on San Pablo Bay, has a number of points on the shore suitable for fishing.

McNear’s Beach Pier - located in east San Rafael on San Pablo Bay, is a good spot for halibut, striped bass and sturgeon. Varieties of perch and shark are also present. Entry fee is $8 per vehicle.

Fishing is permitted in all seven of the Marin Municipal watershed lakes. Licenses are required. Please call 415-945-1194 for current fishing conditions or visit