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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.

  • A night of fishing turns violent on St Joe River
  • “I don’t know why someone would lash out at someone who is doing something as harmless as fishing," said Indiana Conservation Officer Jonathan Boyd, who thought he was responding to a routine boat accident until he arrived. "It was kind of a first for us
  • ABC 57 News
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  • 9/28/2014 5:49:42 AM
  • Three boat operators injured after pontoon boat attacks fishing boat
  • Indiana Conservation Officers say Justin Reinke, 21, of South Bend and Dominick Tirotta, 20, of Granger were fishing there when Robert Butts, 60, of Osceola started cursing at them from his riverside home. Reinke and Tirotta kept fishing, but then ...
  • Fox 28
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  • 9/27/2014 5:03:46 PM
  • WWW Chicago outdoors: Fishing sack dance, Chinook & clean-up
  • In Chicago, the shoreline hot spots have been the mouth of Montrose and along the lakefront from 31st to 43rd. Boat fishermen in Indiana have been doing best, such as it is, around the Hole-in-the-Wall or the mouth of the Ditch. CLEAN-UP, CLEAN-UP ...
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  • 9/19/2014 8:30:42 AM
  • Fish restoration planned for southern Indiana lake
  • LOOGOOTEE, Ind. — A southern Indiana lake that was once a top destination for bluegill and bass anglers will undergo a restoration this fall that officials hope can invigorate the area's economy. Indiana Department of Natural Resources staffers will ...
  • Fort Wayne
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  • 9/12/2014 12:42:23 PM
  • Fish restoration planned for southern Indiana lake
  • LOOGOOTEE, Ind. (AP) — A southern Indiana lake that was once a top destination for bluegill and bass anglers will undergo a restoration this fall that officials hope can invigorate the area's economy. Indiana Department of Natural Resources staffers will .
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  • 9/12/2014 6:44:28 AM
  • West Bogg Residents Not Happy DNR Using Rotenone To Kill Fish
  • (LOOGOOTEE) - West Bogg residents are not happy that park officials and members of the Indiana Division of Fish and Wildlife will be use Rotenone to kill fish in West Boggs Lake. Rotenone is an odourless, colourless, crystalline ketonic chemical compound .
  • WBIW
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  • 9/10/2014 10:14:26 AM
  • WRV Bass Fishing team to compete at state finals
  • Photo provided by WRV The WRV Bass Fishing team will be competing at the state finals at Lake Patoka in Southern Indiana on September 6 and 7. Pictured above from left to right, top row, are Cody Lemons, Wyatt Yake, Kyle Morrison, Zach Harp and Coach Jason
  • Greene County Daily World
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  • 9/5/2014 12:26:13 AM
  • Police say boy out fishing finds man's body in northwestern Indiana pond
  • GARY, Indiana — Authorities say a boy out fishing found a man's body in a northwestern Indiana pond. The Lake County coroner's office identified the man as 40-year-old Anthony Morales of Gary but said the cause of his death wasn't immediately determined.
  • tribtown.com
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  • 9/1/2014 4:23:01 PM
  • Police say boy out fishing finds man's body in northwestern Indiana pond
  • GARY, Indiana — Authorities say a boy out fishing found a man's body in a northwestern Indiana pond. The Lake County coroner's office identified the man as 40-year-old Anthony Morales of Gary but said the cause of his death wasn't immediately determined.
  • The Republic
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  • 9/1/2014 1:09:45 PM
  • Police say boy out fishing finds man's body in northwestern Indiana pond
  • GARY, Indiana — Authorities say a boy out fishing found a man's body in a northwestern Indiana pond. The Lake County coroner's office identified the man as 40-year-old Anthony Morales of Gary but said the cause of his death wasn't immediately determined.
  • Daily Journal
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  • 9/1/2014 12:48:16 PM
  • DNR's Hunt, Fish and Eat program teaches deer hunting skills
  • Registration is open for a free program by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) that teaches participants how to hunt white-tailed deer in Indiana. "Hunt, Fish, Eat" helps new hunters ages 18 and older to improve their self-reliance skills and
  • Greene County Daily World
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  • 8/20/2014 2:21:14 PM
  • Bloomington lands Bassmasters fishing tournament
  • Indiana and seven other states will be represented by teams — each made up of 12 adults plus two high school anglers. The 96 adults have a chance to win a fishing boat and cash prizes, and to eventually advance to the Bassmaster Classic, a tourney ...
  • Evansville Courier and Press
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  • 8/12/2014 3:56:38 PM
  • DNR: Fish feats captured through tag project
  • DNR: Fish feats captured through tag project Coordinated management efforts by Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service produce angler benefits. Check out this story on postcrescent.com: http://post.cr/1nav48e
  • Post-Crescen Media
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  • 8/1/2014 2:50:56 PM
  • Man vs. fish: Niche sport takes bows, arrows to the water
  • “People are like, you actually shoot them with a bow? Yeah, we shoot them with a bow,” he said. Once relatively popular around north-central Indiana, bowfishing waned during the 1990s and early 2000s and picked back up again in the last few ...
  • Pharos-Tribune
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  • 8/1/2014 6:51:20 AM
  • Firefighters plan Aug. 16 fish fry
  • Indiana’s Uplands wineries will host one of the state’s premier wine events on Saturday at Oliver Winery’s Creekbend Vineyard near Bloomington, Ind. July 31, 2014 Allen Chapel holding fish fry Aug. 9 The Allen Chapel congregation will host a fish fry ...
  • Tribune-Star
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  • 7/17/2014 8:56:29 AM
  • Clark Optimists plan fish fry July 12
  • Indiana State University is planning a colorful kickoff event ... The Shepardsville Volunteer Fire Department has planned a fish fry fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. on Aug. 16 in the Shepardsville firehouse. Mary K. Doyle has written many books.
  • Tribune-Star
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  • 7/10/2014 8:57:38 AM
  • Soybean farmers see opportunity with new fish feed mill
  • ALBANY, Ind. — With the opening of a new mill focusing on fish feeds, more Indiana soybeans will be used to feed species from shrimp to rainbow trout that are being raised in aquaculture operations across the Midwest. The new feed mill at Bell Farms in ...
  • AGRINEWS
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  • 7/9/2014 12:55:03 PM
  • Redneck Quaker: Yes, you can get paid to go fishing
  • TERRE HAUTE — Get that boat out and let’s go fish’n! We may make some money while having fun! The Indiana DNR is tagging 500 legal-sized black bass on the three rivers in central and northern Indiana as part of a new research project. “Black Bass ...
  • Tribune-Star
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  • 7/6/2014 3:04:28 AM
  • Bell Aquaculture Launches Aquafeed Mill in Indiana
  • US – Bell Aquaculture has officially opened the Bell Farms Aqua Feed mill located in central Indiana USA. More than 300 fish farmers, government officials and industry experts attended the event held on site at Bell Farms in Albany, Indiana. The mill ...
  • The Fish Site
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  • 7/4/2014 7:03:04 AM
  • Albany's Big Fish Story No Exaggeration
  • Albany, Ind. -- On July 1, 2014 Bell Aquaculture LLC held the grand opening event for the Bell Farms Aqua Feed mill located in central Indiana USA. Over 300 fish farmers, government officials and industry experts attended the event held on site at Bell ...
  • Inside Indiana Business
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  • 7/2/2014 1:24:49 PM
  • DNR surveying fish population at 16 lakes
  • FORT WAYNE — The Indiana Department of Natural Resources will be conducting fish surveys at 16 lakes in northern Indiana in eight counties this month. The surveys are part of an annual project to measure the long-term status and trends of fish populations.
  • Fort Wayne
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  • 6/15/2014 4:26:38 AM

Indiana Guides/Outfitters

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Indiana Fishing Clubs

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Indiana Weather

Gary, IN (46402)

Updated on 22:56 PM

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51°F 

Feels like: 51°F

Wind:110° 6 Kt
Humidity:90% 
Dew Point:48°F
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Sunrise: 06:45 AM 

Sunset: 06:28 PM 

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