Connecticut Bound: 52 Weekend Getaways

34. Fish in Deep Water

  1. With 250 miles of coastline, Connecticut has some of the best fishing around- bluefish, striped bass, flounder, cod, and shark and tuna in deep waters. We’re home port to many charter fishing boats and party-fishing boats that set sail from Bridgeport,
  2. Niantic,
  3. Groton and Waterford.
  4. Check out the nightlife at Foxwoods Resort Casino, Rte.2, Mashantucket
  5. or Mohegan Sun, I-395 Exit 79A in Uncasville. Relax next morning with a leisurely brunch in any one of the quaint small towns in the area. Fishing licenses are not required for deep sea fishing.

DRIVING TIP: Approximate driving distance between furthest points (1 & 5) is 86 miles.

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