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Fishing Nebraska

EZFishing brings you Nebraska's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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Find any of the 3792 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Nebraska Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in Nebraska.

Nebraska Fishing Regulations

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Nebraska?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.


Nebraska Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.


Links to Nebraska Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of Nebraska's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Nebraska Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Nebraska.

  • Youth Fishing Instructor Newsletter Winter 2018
  • I like to put the Nebraska Youth Fishing Instructor’s newsletter in my blog when I get them. Most, if not all of the youth fishing instructors have already received this, but in case they have not they can see it here, and a whole lot of other folks ...
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 1/16/2018 9:06:00 PM
  • No ice needed for winter stream trout fishing
  • There is an open-water fishing option in Nebraska during the coldest part of the year and it involves trout. So, grab the neoprene waders and gloves, layer your clothing, and rig the spinning rod and go stream trout fishing this winter. Fed by groundwater
  • Lincoln Journal Star
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  • 1/14/2018 3:40:00 PM
  • Ice fishing picking up at area lakes
  • LINCOLN – When most everyone else is huddling around a warm fire in their living room when temperatures dip below zero, Nebraska Game and Parks Fisheries Biologist Daryl Bauer is grinning from ear to ear while standing on 12 inches of ice. “It’s a ...
  • Wahoo Newspaper
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  • 1/10/2018 5:43:00 PM
  • Three Family Ice Fishing clinics scheduled in January
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Novices can learn the basics of ice fishing at three free Family Ice Fishing clinics in January. On Jan. 6, the Nebraska Fish and Game Association will host a classroom clinic at Yanney Heritage Park’s Environmental Resource Center in ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/5/2018 7:39:00 AM
  • Women's Ice Fishing Clinic in Nebraska--Registration Deadline Today
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – The Beyond Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program is hosting a women’s ice fishing workshop on Jan. 13 at the Valentine National Wildlife Refuge lakes. Women age 18 and older may sign up for the workshop, which will give instruction on ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/5/2018 7:39:00 AM
  • Zam Driver Turned Writer: Anybody do any ice fishing?
  • Friends and coworkers are talking about it, and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is sending out email blasts. Quite frankly, I'm intrigued. If you've got a ice fishing story and a photo, send me an email (sports@enterprisepub.com). Heck, I might even
  • Washington County Pilot Tribune Enterprise
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  • 1/4/2018 4:25:00 PM
  • Game and Parks suggests tips for safe ice fishing
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Stay safe on the ice this winter while enjoying a day of ice fishing. Follow these tips from the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission for safety on the ice: -- The minimum ice thickness for supporting one person is at least 4 inches of ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/4/2018 10:17:00 AM
  • No Ice Needed For This Winter Fishing!
  • There is an open-water fishing option in Nebraska during the coldest part of the year and it involves trout. So, grab the neoprene waders and gloves, layer your clothing and rig the spinning rod, because we are going winter trout stream fishing!
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 1/3/2018 6:17:00 PM
  • Women's ice fishing clinic scheduled at Valentine refuge
  • VALENTINE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has scheduled an ice fishing clinic for women. The Beyond Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program is set for Jan. 13 at the Valentine National Wildlife Refuge lakes. Women 18 and older may sign up.
  • Seattle Post Intelligencer
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  • 1/3/2018 12:44:00 AM
  • Three family ice fishing clinics scheduled in January
  • Novices can learn the basics of ice fishing at three free Family Ice Fishing clinics in January. On Jan. 6, the Nebraska Fish and Game Association will host a classroom clinic at Yanney Heritage Park’s Environmental Resource Center in Kearney from 5 ...
  • Norfolk Daily News
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  • 1/2/2018 10:21:00 PM
  • Women's ice fishing clinic scheduled at Valentine refuge
  • VALENTINE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has scheduled an ice fishing clinic for women. The Beyond Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program is set for Jan. 13 at the Valentine National Wildlife Refuge lakes. Women 18 and older may sign up.
  • Tampa Bay Times
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  • 1/2/2018 5:34:00 PM
  • Nebraska Game and Parks offers tips for safe ice fishing
  • LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission wants anglers to check the thickness of the ice before venturing out to catch a few fish this winter. The commission says at least 4 inches of clear, solid ice is needed to support a person ice ..
  • KSID Radio
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  • 1/2/2018 2:11:00 PM
  • Nebraska Game and Parks offers tips for safe ice fishing
  • LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission wants anglers to check the thickness of the ice before venturing out to catch a few fish this winter. The commission says at least 4 inches of clear, solid ice is needed to support a person ice ..
  • Norfolk Daily News
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  • 12/31/2017 7:22:00 PM
  • Nebraska Game and Parks offers tips for safe ice fishing
  • LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission wants anglers to check the thickness of the ice before venturing out to catch a few fish this winter. The commission says at least 4 inches of clear, solid ice is needed to support a person ice ..
  • Tampa Bay Times
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  • 12/31/2017 5:22:00 PM
  • Three Family Ice Fishing clinics scheduled in January
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Novices can learn the basics of ice fishing at three free Family Ice Fishing clinics in January. On Jan. 6, the Nebraska Fish and Game Association will host a classroom clinic at Yanney Heritage Park’s Environmental Resource Center in ...
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 12/30/2017 3:06:00 AM
  • Nebraska Game and Parks suggests tips for safe ice fishing
  • Stay safe on the ice this winter while enjoying a day of ice fishing. Follow these tips from the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission for safety on the ice: * The minimum ice thickness for supporting one person is at least 4 inches of clear, solid ice.
  • Star-Herald
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  • 12/28/2017 4:29:00 PM
  • Game and Parks suggests tips for safe ice fishing
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Stay safe on the ice this winter while enjoying a day of ice fishing. Follow these tips from the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission for safety on the ice: — The minimum ice thickness for supporting one person is at least 4 inches of cle ...
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 12/28/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • Nebraska Ice-Fishing on Jason Mitchell Outdoors, Part Two
  • A couple of months ago I called attention to a Jason Mitchell Outdoors ice-fishing episode that was filmed in Nebraska, Ice Fishing Nebraska on Jason Mitchell Outdoors! I was privileged to be present for much of the taping last winter, so I knew there was
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 12/26/2017 7:04:00 PM
  • Fishing hall of famer was an ‘all-time best fish finder’
  • During a telecast of a University of Nebraska bowl game, a sportscaster said he thought coach Tom Osborne’s best friends were fishermen. Propst was high on Osborne’s friendship list. “We were good friends and we fished together a lot,” Osborne said.
  • North Platte Telegraph
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  • 12/16/2017 10:57:00 AM
  • Legendary walleye fisherman Bob Propst 'just thought like a fish'
  • He grew up in Omaha but spent most of his life as a fishing guide — first at Lake McConaughy near Ogallala, Nebraska, then at Lake Oahe near Pierre, South Dakota. A legend himself — he was inducted into the National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame in ...
  • Star-Herald
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  • 12/13/2017 7:22:00 PM
  • Nebraska Pike Fishing on the Cuda HD
  • This past November I had the opportunity to travel to the Sand Hills of Nebraska and chase Northern Pike. On a mission for Bending Branches to capture some shots using their newly redesigned angler series paddles.
  • playak.com
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  • 12/12/2017 7:28:00 PM
  • Nebraska: Top Walleye Spots Named.
  • Nebraska's largest reservoirs are the state's best walleye habitats and consistently provide the best walleye fishing. That is true every year, with some western Nebraska reservoirs looking particularly good. Minatare, Winters Creek and Box Butte, all in .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/12/2017 9:57:00 AM
  • Film Room: Dan Mullen’s offense is just what Florida needs
  • Randy Shannon’s departure was the right call. If Scott Frost skedaddles from UCF to Nebraska, as is rumored, that could help Mullen. After all, his offense prioritizes the same characteristics at the skill positions. Jimbo Fisher could leave Florida State.
  • SEC Country
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  • 12/1/2017 1:37:00 AM
  • Free ice fishing clinics planned in January
  • On Jan. 6, the Nebraska Fish and Game Association will host a classroom clinic from 5-9 p.m. at Yanney Heritage Park’s Environmental Resource Center in Kearney. This clinic will feature presentations by some of Nebraska’s top ice fishermen. An on-ice ...
  • Kearney Hub
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  • 11/30/2017 5:50:00 PM

Nebraska Guides/Outfitters

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Nebraska Fishing Clubs

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