Shore fishing is form of fishing from the shore or from the shallows (standing or sitting). Rigs used for shore fishing depends on many things like shore and bottom terrain, weather, desired catch, etc. Hand-line fishing is common in many areas even from shore, but rods can extend the reach and cast bait much further.
Shore fishing comes in many forms (they are not necessarily form of shore fishing only):
So, even if you are not a boat owner and don't like fishing charters, you have numerous options to chose from and enjoy your fishing ...