Recreational Fishing

Maryland PRFC Sport Fishing License Agents

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  • Aqualand Marina Store (Ann Rackey)
    aqualandonthepotomac.com/
    9700 Orland Park Rd, Newburg, MD 20664
    (301) 259-2222
    Seasonal 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Other 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Capt. John's Crabhouse (Warren Yates)
    www.cjcrab.com
    16215 Cobb Island Road, Cobb Island, MD
    301-259-2315
    Daily 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Sun. 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Goosebay Marina (Harold Coombs)
    www.goosebaymarina.com
    (301) 934-0885
    9365 Goose Bay Lane, Welcome, MD
    Daily 8:00 am - 8:00 p.m.
  • Shymansky’s (Charles Johnson)
    (301) 259-2221
    16320 Cobb Island Road
    Open 7 days a week
    Winter 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Summer 5:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Virginia PRFC Sport Fishing License Agents

  • RW's Sport Shop (Ricky Thomas)
    www.rwsports.com
    (804) 529-5634
    1434 Northumberland Highway Callao, VA
    Mon-Sat: 7:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.
    Sun 7:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
  • Coles Point Marina (Kasey Hamlett)
    www.colespointmarina.com
    (804) 472-4011
    190 Plantation Drive Coles Point, VA
    Daily 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Paradise Bay (Pete Yany)
    www.paradisebaygrill.com
    (804) 238-8556
    1410 Monroe Bay Circle Colonial Bch, VA
    Apr. - Nov. Call for hours (closed Wednesday)
  • Potomac River Fisheries Commission
    prfc.us
    (804)224-7148
    222 Taylor Street Colonial Bch, VA
    Mon-Fri: 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
  • Colonial Beach Discount (Eric Kirkland)
    (804) 224 – 1857
    740 McKinney Blvd. Colonial Bch, VA
    Daily 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Birddogs Country Store (Darlene Dyer)
    (804) 493-0001
    10663 Kings Highway Montross, VA
    Daily 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Fri & Sat: 6:00 am -10:00 pm
    Sun 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Hope Springs Marina (Jimmy Franklin)
    www.hopespringsmarina.com
    (540) 659-1128
    4 Hope Springs Lane Stafford, VA
    Apr. - Nov.: Call for hours
  • Erica Mall, LLC (Diane M. Lank)
    (804) 472-7017
    3128 Erica Road Montross, VA
    Mon - Sat 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    Sun 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Kimmie Ann’s Bait & Tackle (Wes Jones)
    (804) 224-5606
    3030 Kings Highway, Colonial Bch, VA
    Sat - Sun 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Potomac River Fisheries Commission coordinates regulations with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) and the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, (DGIF) and with the other Atlantic coastal states through the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC).