Maine Dept of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
Fishing Laws and Rules
Rapid River Fishing Regulations:
- Brook Trout (Fly Fishing Only) – Catch and Release
- Landlocked Salmon-Bag limit three per day 12 inches or longer.
- Special regulations posted for Pond in the River, and fishing after September 15.
Richardson Lakes Fishing Regulations:
- General Law Trolling
- No Live Bait
- Brook Trout – Allowed two (minimum 10 inches, only one can exceed 12 inches)
- Salmon – Allowed two (14 inches or longer)
- Lake trout (togue) – Allowed two (18 inches or longer)
Fishing Licenses rates (Maine Residents & Non-Residents)
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Buy Your License Online
You can buy your license directly with the State of Maine here.