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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.

  • Outdoors: Fish for free in Michigan
  • Michigan lakes were getting more fishing activity late this week. Several Indiana lakes lost most of their ice during the thaw, although but there are reports of a few anglers still venturing out. With that in mind, you might want to test Michigan waters .
  • South Bend Tribune
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  • 2/12/2016 5:55:39 AM
  • Purina subsidiary sues Indiana fish farm for alleged $84k nonpayment
  • A subsidiary of fish feed supplier Purina Animal Nutrition has sued Albany, Indiana-based Bell Aquaculture for receiving over $84,000 of the company's products on credit and never paying for them, court documents show. Bell, which opened its own feed mill
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  • 2/10/2016 3:59:19 PM
  • Tradition of Lenten fish fries unites churches, communities
  • Dinner is $10 for adults, $5 for children and free for children five and younger. St. Bernard Regional Catholic School, 300 Clairvaux Drive, Indiana, will hold its annual Lenten fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Fridays during Lent, except for Good Friday ...
  • Indiana Gazette
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  • 2/10/2016 10:58:40 AM
  • Fish House of the Week - Heaven on Earth
  • There are more reasons to come to Mille Lacs Lake than the fish. While fishing may be the excuse, per say, at least for one family from Indiana, it is simple pleasures of time spent together. “This is a way for me to spend more time with my kids,” Ch ...
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 2/10/2016 5:58:01 AM
  • Fishing in Indiana: Anglers' Favorite Catches
  • From bass to muskies, salmon to trout, Indiana has some awesome fishing in its many lakes and rivers, streams, and ponds. The state borders Lake Michigan, which is home to some giant fish, and also has the Ohio River running through it. "Our lakes ...
  • News Max
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  • 2/9/2016 3:53:20 PM
  • FISH FLASH: ROUGH RIDE Paying the price paid off
  • George Paige of Minnesota reeled in one of those big triggers as well as Nate Jordan of Indiana. Although some may have paid the price, rough ride and all, the payoff is going to be a good — fish for dinner. See you at the docks.
  • The Destin Log
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  • 1/29/2016 8:52:43 PM
  • Fish ready to take catching duties as Huskers open practice
  • Now it’s the consistency of playing every day we need to see.” Fish will battle junior-college transfer Brady Childs and Indiana record-setting prep hitter Jesse Wilkening for the day-to-day job behind the plate. “This is my fifth year and it seems ...
  • Lincoln Journal Star
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  • 1/29/2016 7:26:49 PM
  • DNR To Close Minnehaha Fish And Wildlife Area
  • The 3,500 acre Minnehaha Fish and Wildlife Area in Sullivan County will close April 1. On Jan. 12, American Land Holdings of Indiana, a subsidiary of Peabody Energy, terminated the lease with DNR, which will result in the April closure. The Minnehaha area
  • WIBQ
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  • 1/29/2016 6:19:24 AM
  • Midges, muddlers, dead drifts part of fly fishing show
  • But this oasis dropped in the middle of the gray days of winter, and positioned in the middle of Indiana, is all about fly fishing. It is a long way from the Madison River, the Keys or the Kenai, but distance is often insignificant to fly fishermen ...
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 1/29/2016 5:43:37 AM
  • Fly fishing gathering geared to ladies
  • Indiana Ave. in Spokane Valley. Organized by Spokane Women on the Fly, the free event will include short presentations on fly fishing, where to fly fish around Spokane and tips on essential gear.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 1/21/2016 2:07:01 PM
  • Late ice can be good and bad for fishing
  • It has been too warm for too long. There was a time when Northern Indiana lakes offered reliably fishable ice by Christmas. Those days seem to be getting more and more distant every year. One historically warm winter after another is resulting in shorter .
  • KPC News
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  • 1/20/2016 10:54:56 AM
  • Safety first when ice fishing
  • New ice is almost always stronger that old ice. Wind, waterfowl and beavers can also keep areas of ice thin. • Indiana law limits ice fishing holes to a diameter of 12 inches. • Fishing shanties must have reflectors on each side so snowmobiles won’t ...
  • KPC News
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  • 1/20/2016 10:54:56 AM
  • Ice fishing or no ice fishing; that is the question?
  • Just last week I stopped by The Angler in Helmer, Indiana. Keep in mind, if you are fishing anywhere in the area of Helmer, make the stop because they are the people in the know for those looking for the latest ice fishing news. Last week, there news was b
  • KPC News
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  • 1/19/2016 10:56:07 AM
  • Open up Gary shoreline to fishing
  • I read Heather Ennis’ article about the Lake Michigan shoreline in Indiana and all that water we have access to. Then I asked myself if she knows there is not one place for anybody to be able to get to that wonderful Lake Michigan sport fishery from the ..
  • NWI
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  • 1/19/2016 5:12:32 AM
  • Recruiting: Huskers still hope to reel in big-fish recruits
  • I'd like to get a big OT from ILL too!" A 6-3, 230-pounder from Fishers, Indiana, who could help Nebraska's rush end presence. He happens to come from the same high school as Randy Gregory, too. Miller had 111 tackles, 11 sacks and four forced fumbles this
  • Lincoln Journal Star
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  • 1/16/2016 8:53:49 PM
  • Recruiting: Huskers still hope to reel in big fish recruits
  • I'd like to get a big OT from ILL too!" A 6-3, 230-pounder from Fishers, Indiana, who could help Nebraska's rush end presence. He happens to come from the same high school as Randy Gregory, too. Miller had 111 tackles, 11 sacks and four forced fumbles this
  • Lincoln Journal Star
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  • 1/16/2016 8:57:59 AM
  • Annual Westport Fishing Expo Jan. 23
  • Bartlett said, “This is an incredible accomplishment for anyone and even more so for someone from Indiana.” Dove is scheduled to speak about his fishing and tournament experiences at 10:30 a.m. “This year should be one of your biggest years ...
  • Greensburg Daily News
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  • 1/15/2016 12:05:17 PM
  • Fishing in Indiana: Top Spots for Angling in the Hoosier State
  • From crappies to salmon, bass to bluegills, Indiana waters are home to all sorts of fish species, and the sport can be a year-round endeavor if you know which spots to fish in which season. In January, for instance, head to J.C. Murphey Lake in Newton ...
  • News Max
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  • 1/14/2016 7:37:27 PM
  • Public fishing area opens near Martinsville
  • 67. Three Rivers public fishing area, located along the White River about 4 miles north of Martinsville, officially opened in late December, according to Jamie Smyth, a fisheries staff specialist with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.
  • Reporter-Times
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  • 1/8/2016 1:57:59 AM
  • New fishing area offers safer access to White R. West Fork
  • MARTINSVILLE, Ind The Indiana Department of Natural Resources says anglers have better and safer access to the West Fork of the White River in Morgan County with a new public fishing area that opened this month. The Three Rivers Public Fishing Area is ...
  • WNDU
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  • 1/1/2016 6:05:29 PM
  • Public fishing area opens in Morgan County
  • The Indiana Department of Natural Resources says anglers have better and safer access to the West Fork of the White River in Morgan County with a new public fishing area that opened this month. The Three Rivers Public Fishing Area is located on State Route
  • WTHR Indian's News Leader
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  • 12/31/2015 9:24:07 AM
  • New fishing area offers safer access to White R. West Fork
  • (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Department of Natural Resources says anglers have better and safer access to the West Fork of the White River in Morgan County with a new public fishing area that opened this month.
  • WISH-TV
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  • 12/31/2015 6:18:00 AM

Indiana Guides/Outfitters

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Indiana Fishing Clubs

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