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Fishing Indiana

EZFishing brings you Indiana'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 4782 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Indiana Fishing Resources

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

Indiana Fishing Regulations

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


Indiana 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 Indiana Government Agencies

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

Indiana Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Indiana.

  • Summertime fun: Festivals, fairs, music and more
  • There’s something fun for everyone in Northwest Indiana this July! JULy 2-5 Market City Fair 2015 ... kids’ activities and a food truck village. JUL. 11 Fish Lake Festival, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Fish Lake Community Conservation Club, 7873 E.
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  • 7/3/2015 4:59:11 AM
  • Lunar cycles, water temps, bait fish signal return of sharks
  • Temperatures at the Avon Fishing Pier — near where one attack happened ... “Yeah, no big deal,” said Scott Ruszkowski, from South Bend, Indiana, as he was leaving Coquina Beach, across the road from the Bodie Island Lighthouse.
  • The Outer Banks Voice
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  • 7/2/2015 3:20:09 AM
  • Is Fishing Done By July 1St?
  • The last three or so weeks we have been getting lots of rain here in Indiana ... ponds I fish at have changed. The bite seems to have slowed way down and the bugs have finally come out to bite. One of my relatives said he heard once that real fishing ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 7/2/2015 12:56:59 AM
  • 4-H Sportfishing, park board team up for Summer Fishing Derby
  • The 4-H sportfishing club and the Newton County Park Board lured 120 people to Willow Slough Fish and Wildlife June 6 for the annual Fishing Derby. The free event, sponsored by Willow Slough, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources and the Newton ...
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  • 7/1/2015 10:59:28 AM
  • Fourth record setting fish caught in Michigan
  • Reid caught the fish at Hardy Dam Pond in Newaygo County on June 20 th at 10:00pm while bow fishing. This was the same location ... There are 73 new laws starting July 1st in Indiana; What you need to know about 10 of them There are 73 new laws starting ..
  • Fox 28
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  • 7/1/2015 10:52:18 AM
  • DNR seeks help gathering info on spread of aquatic species
  • INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of ... will help the DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife and local lake associations know if aquatic species are entering the lake through recreational boating and fishing. The information could be used to help ...
  • WSBT 22
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  • 6/29/2015 4:45:26 PM
  • Indiana's for-real, not-kidding shark week
  • No way. But way. The fall of 1976 was an eventful time for marine biology in Indiana. On Oct. 3 Ray Fulkerson snagged himself a tiger shark while fishing on the Monroe Reservoir near Bloomington. The fish was still alive when the Mitchell man got it to the
  • Indianapolis Star
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  • 6/29/2015 11:23:19 AM
  • Outdoors: Youth contest set for Potato Creek
  • One of Indiana’s largest and oldest youth fishing contests will be held at Potato Creek State ... The duo also won the ClearH2O Tackle Big Fish Prize with a 4.73-pound walleye. Don Shelton (Berrien Center) and Dwight Jones (Mishawaka) were second with ...
  • South Bend Tribune
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  • 6/28/2015 5:55:13 AM
  • Outdoors with Bud Fishing from an aluminum boat
  • Some of the bodies of water I fish are large, and I feel safer in a heavier fiberglass ... And, oh yeah, take a kid fishing. The Indiana Small Business Development Center (ISBDC) announced the selection of Beyond Borders Language Center of Kokomo to ...
  • Kokomo Perspective
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  • 6/28/2015 3:53:31 AM
  • Columbus East graduate, talented angler anchors IU team
  • As a member of Indiana University’s club fishing team, Columbus East graduate Chase Banister is schooled in the art of finding schools of fish. And usually when he finds them, it results in a big haul that puts him near the top of the leaderboard of the ..
  • The Republic
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  • 6/27/2015 9:41:18 PM
  • Crappie tournament is this weekend
  • This year's Classic event will be Oct. 7-10 on Patoka Lake at Jasper, Indiana ... fishing publications in the nation. New for 2015 – Kayak Division Kayak anglers compete against other kayak anglers only. Entry fee $50. There is an optional $10 Big Fish ...
  • Morehead News
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  • 6/26/2015 9:03:42 AM
  • Wendlandt Takes Lead at Potomac River
  • “I didn’t catch a whole lot of fish today but the ones I did bring in were good-sized ... followed by Kyle Prskalo of Hobart, Indiana, who finished in second place with eight bass weighing 23 pounds, 15 ounces worth $7,081. Complete results for ...
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  • 6/26/2015 6:19:04 AM
  • DNR seeks help with aquatic species research
  • The DNR seeks volunteers to help gather information on recreational use at large northern Indiana ... Division of Fish & Wildlife and local lake associations know if aquatic species are entering the lake through recreational boating and fishing, according
  • KPC News
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  • 6/26/2015 2:44:19 AM
  • Fishing derby and outdoor day a success
  • did a fish craft, and learned to tie knots. There were also fishing-related games for small children. Other event sponsors include Bass Pro Shops, Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Ferrellgas, and the Boy Scouts of America. “With the help of these .
  • Herald Times
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  • 6/26/2015 1:54:12 AM
  • First Shot Ceremony at National Matches: Outdoors Calendar
  • June 27: Picnic, Fish Fry and Game Dinner hosted ... July 18: FLW Bass Fishing League/Buckeye Division Pro-Am Bass Tournament, Ohio River at Tanners Creek Ramp, Lawrenceburg, Indiana. For information visit flwoutdoors.com. July 19: 3-D Archery Shoot ...
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer
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  • 6/25/2015 2:48:29 PM
  • Dallas Teacher Named Wildlife Forever Educator of the Year
  • Many of my students have never gone fishing or even seen a real fish, so the State-Fish Art Contest is an opportunity ... of the Educator of the Year Award Scott Cummings, 2014, from Indiana; Ashley Berdeau, 2013, from North Carolina; Dr. Helen Loughner ..
  • North Dallas Gazette
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  • 6/24/2015 5:05:41 PM
  • General Bass Fishing Forum
  • hmmmm.....interesting stuff here in Indiana. And maybe other states have this issue also ... the DNR has stocked some walleyes in lakes that had great bass fishing....after a while those lakes seemed to not produce as well for largemouth.....but reservoirs
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 6/23/2015 9:10:15 PM
  • Indiana bass fishing regulations for 2015
  • To each their own, but if I had to make a choice of when to fish for Indiana bass my top pick would be early to mid-June. In early June the bass always seem so active. They seem to love the weed-less worm rigs I usually throw no matter how many times I let
  • KPC News
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  • 6/23/2015 10:54:38 AM
  • Value of new water rule crystal clear like Montana trout streams
  • Late last month, Americans achieved something special for our nation’s rivers, streams, wetlands and, significantly, the clean water on which Montanans as well as innumerable species of fish and wildlife ... and Joe Donnelly of Indiana would scuttle ...
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 6/22/2015 3:06:22 PM
  • Troxel Lake in LaGrange County to undergo fish renovation
  • While fish renovation projects are often a last resort, they can be an effective management tool to restore a fishery. The most recent renovation project in northern Indiana was conducted on Kunkel Lake in Wells County in 2013. Initial survey findings are
  • KPC News
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  • 6/22/2015 10:48:40 AM
  • Get out and take your kids fishing this summer
  • Having the opportunity to be with anyone, let alone a child, when they catch their first fish ... a kid fishing” a lot these days, make a concerted effort to act upon it. Joe Martino is a hunting columnist based out of Northern Indiana.
  • Journal Review Online
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  • 6/22/2015 1:08:50 AM
  • Outdoors with Bud: Watch the weather and be careful
  • You go fishing anytime you have available so you have to make adjustments in your planning. Some rain will not hurt. The fish will still be there so you ... to-Fork Pancake Breakfast fund raiser. As the Indiana legislative session for 2015 entered its ...
  • Kokomo Perspective
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  • 6/21/2015 1:52:59 AM
  • Roush Lake is full; flood gates opened to release more water into Wabash
  • On a normal June weekend Roush Lake Fish and Wildlife Area would be buzzing with motorboats, pontoons, jet skis and fishing boats ... from curious onlookers the Army Corps had to close Indiana 5, which runs right over the bridge and dam, to traffic ...
  • News-Sentinel
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  • 6/20/2015 12:45:34 PM
  • Roush Lake is full; flood gates opened to release more water into Wabash
  • On a normal June weekend Roush Lake Fish and Wildlife Area would be buzzing with motorboats, pontoons, jet skis and fishing boats ... from curious onlookers the Army Corps had to close Indiana 5, which runs right over the bridge and dam, to traffic ...
  • Fort Wayne
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  • 6/20/2015 5:21:45 AM

Indiana Guides/Outfitters

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Indiana Fishing Clubs

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Indiana Weather

Indianapolis, IN (46235)

Updated on 05:23 AM

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