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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.

  • Hoosier National Forest Hosts Free Kids Fishing Derby
  • Other event sponsors include Bass Pro Shops, National Wild Turkey Federation, Indiana Department of Natural Resources, and the Boy Scouts. "With the help of these partners, we are able to host a great event that gets kids excited about fishing," said Scott
  • WBIW
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  • 4/20/2016 11:01:33 AM
  • DNR seeks input on fish, hunt, trap regulations
  • The Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Fish & Wildlife wants to hear Hoosiers' ideas on fishing, hunting, trapping and other fish-and-wildlife-related regulations in Indiana, including special permits. Until May 15, the public can use a ..
  • Herald Tribune
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  • 4/19/2016 6:55:11 PM
  • Outdoors: Weather should warm up area fishing
  • The fish are definitely in Indiana water. Lake Michigan biologist Brian Breidert said another 300 steelhead passed through the South Bend ladder from April 6-13, bringing the total of fish between Twin Branch and South Bend to 5,276 fish since Jan. 1.
  • South Bend Tribune
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  • 4/15/2016 5:59:40 AM
  • Learn how to fish with DNR workshops
  • The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is offering free one-day workshops to teach families how to fish through the agency’s GoFishIN program. Workshops are offered on the state’s four Free Fishing Days, the first of which will be Saturday.
  • The Republic
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  • 4/14/2016 7:19:36 AM
  • Muskegon River salmon fishing
  • streams and quarries of southern Branch and Hillsdale counties as well as northern Ohio and Indiana. They have the right gear and skills for fishing in this area but they decided to expand enjoyment of their sport to Lake Michigan and its tributaries.
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  • 4/13/2016 7:23:46 PM
  • Go Guide: Fashion, fishing, food and more
  • Parental supervision is required. Hook a Kid on Fishing is taking place on a free fishing day for the state. Indiana residents do not need a fishing license or a trout/salmon stamp to fish the state's public waters. Typically, only youth (age 17 and ...
  • Pal-item.com
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  • 4/13/2016 3:49:01 PM
  • Free workshops set to teach families how to fish
  • Free one-day workshops that will teach families how to fish will be offered by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources' Go FishIN program again this year. The workshops will run on the state's four Free Fishing Days, the first of which is this Saturday
  • Hendricks County Flyer
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  • 4/13/2016 10:26:54 AM
  • Saturday marks first of 4 Free Fishing Days this year in Indiana
  • Saturday is the Indiana Department of Natural Resource's first of four Free Fishing Days in 2016. This year's Free Fishing Days include April 16, May 21, June 4 and June 5. WATCH: Actor Chris Pratt teaches son how to fish in adorable Instagram video On ...
  • WTHR Indian's News Leader
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  • 4/13/2016 7:49:25 AM
  • Family fishing forum set at Muscatatuck
  • The refuge will provide all equipment and materials, but participants may bring their own equipment if they desire. No license is required for the event since Saturday is an Indiana free fishing day.
  • tribtown.com
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  • 4/12/2016 10:06:37 AM
  • Free Workshops Will Teach Families How To Fish
  • The workshops will run on the state's four Free Fishing Days, the first of which is this Saturday, April 16. On these special days, Indiana residents who are age 18 and older can fish public waters without needing a fishing license or a trout stamp.
  • WBIW
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  • 4/12/2016 7:21:58 AM
  • DNR seeks input on fishing, hunting
  • DNR seeks input on fishing, hunting Indiana's Department of Natural Resources wants to hear ideas on fishing, hunting and trapping regulations. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1S236hM
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  • 4/8/2016 10:14:20 PM
  • Fish Fry in Clay County
  • Habitat for Humanity of Clay County will have a Jonah fish fry and silent auction from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds on Indiana 59, south of U.S. 40 in Brazil. Carry-out dinners will be available; watch for the drive-thru signs.
  • Tribune-Star
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  • 4/7/2016 4:07:28 AM
  • Fishing input sought by DNR
  • INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Fish and Wildlife wants to hear the public’s ideas on fishing, hunting, trapping and other fish-and-wildlife-related regulations in Indiana, including special permits. From April 1 ...
  • KPC News
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  • 4/6/2016 10:56:41 AM
  • Families can learn to fish at Pokagon
  • The workshop, designed specifically for families new to fishing, are sponsored by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Fish and Wildlife and’s Go FishIN program. Families will learn a little fish biology, gain some basic fishing skills .
  • KPC News
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  • 4/6/2016 10:56:41 AM
  • DNR seeks input on fish, hunt, trap regulations
  • The DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife wants to hear ideas on fishing, hunting, trapping and other fish-andwildlife related regulations in Indiana, including special permits. You must be an online subscriber to view this story. The full version of this story
  • Carroll County Comet
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  • 4/6/2016 9:09:18 AM
  • Tipton High School Wins Indiana State Tournament on Patoka Lake
  • Tipton High School Wins Indiana State Tournament on Patoka Lake The Tipton High School team won the 2016 TBF/FLW High School Fishing Indiana State Championship tournament on Patoka Lake. JASPER, Ind. (April 5, 2016) – The Tipton High School duo of Chad ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 4/6/2016 12:05:16 AM
  • Tipton duo wins fishing tournament
  • JASPER — Tipton High School students Chad Mauck and Jaret Wampner brought a five-bass limit to the scale weighing 18 pounds, 5 ounces to win the 2016 TBF/FLW high school fishing Indiana state championship Sunday on Patoka Lake. The win advanced the duo ...
  • Kokomo Tribune
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  • 4/5/2016 8:59:09 PM
  • Indiana DNR hosting free family trout fishing derby in Columbia City
  • COLUMBIA CITY, Ind. (21Alive) -- The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is hosting another free family fishing derby, this time in Columbia City. On April 16 at Morches Park, the third annual Fishing Trout Fishing Derby will kick off at 9 a.m. and run
  • 21alive.com
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  • 4/5/2016 12:16:36 PM
  • Davidson Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament on Patoka Lake
  • The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide BIRDSEYE, Ind. (April 4, 2016) – Calvin Davidson of Plainfield, Indiana, weighed in four bass totaling 16 pounds even Saturday to win the FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 4/5/2016 12:13:37 AM
  • Fish and Harper vie for Democrat State Representative nomination
  • On Tuesday, May 3, Democrats Jesse Harper and Pamela Mishler Fish will vie for their party’s nomination to the 4th District seat in the Indiana House of Representatives, currently held by Republican Ed Soliday, who is running unopposed for the GOP ...
  • Chesterton Tribune
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  • 4/4/2016 9:50:27 PM
  • Two Students Chosen For Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team
  • (BLOOMINGTON) - Two students who attend Bloomington High School South were chosen as Indiana's team for the Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team. Senior Jordan Mullis and junior Blake Albertson were selected to represent the Hoosier state.
  • WBIW
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  • 4/4/2016 4:25:21 AM
  • DNR Seeks Input On Fish, Hunt, Trap Regulations
  • (UNDATED) - The DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife wants to hear your ideas on fishing, hunting, trapping and other fish-and-wildlife-related regulations in Indiana, including special permits. From April 1 to May 15, the public can use a convenient online ...
  • WBIW
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  • 4/3/2016 8:51:23 AM
  • Two area high school students chosen for All-State fishing team
  • Area high school students have been successful at several recent fishing events. Two students who attend Bloomington High School South were chosen as Indiana’s team for the Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team. Senior Jordan Mullis and junior ...
  • Reporter-Times
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  • 4/3/2016 4:05:03 AM

Indiana Guides/Outfitters

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Indiana Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Indiana.

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Indiana Weather

La Fayette, IN (47904)

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