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Fishing Pennsylvania

EZFishing brings you Pennsylvania'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 8304 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Pennsylvania Fishing Resources

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

Pennsylvania Fishing Regulations

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

Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania Government Agencies

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

Pennsylvania Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Pennsylvania.

  • Pennsylvania FBC to Sponsor "Days of Summer Giveaway"
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has partnered with “The Rest of PA,” a consortia of local tourism entities and Bass Pro Shops in Harrisburg to sponsor a giveaway that includes a two-day getaway package and an Ascend ...
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  • 6/5/2018 7:44:00 AM
  • Lake Erie Smallmouth Fishing in Erie Pennsylvania
  • Bass Fishing is freshwater sport fishing. It truly can leave you with the same thrill as you would get traveling offshore in search for pelagic species. Whether you are in the hunt for largemouth or smallmouth, they both provide an exceptional experience.
  • Bass Fishing Guides
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  • 6/4/2018 5:03:00 PM
  • Extreme hand fishing under ice!
  • ice is better than no ice and Im always down to hit the hard water as long as Im marking fish! Stumbled upon some of the coolest ice fishing I have experienced in the brook trout state, aka Pennsylvania. These fish were holding in a small area of shallow
  • DailyMotion
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  • 6/2/2018 8:16:00 PM
  • US-sponsored tilapia farms in China earn BAP certification
  • Pennsylvania-based The Fishin' Company sponsored 34 farms in China. Full access to all content published on Full access to latest news across all sections The IntraFish Seafood Price Tracker, the latest species prices Archive of over 177,000
  • Intrafish
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  • 5/29/2018 6:29:00 PM
  • May Artificial Smallmouth Bass Fishing on Lake Erie
  • May Artificial Smallmouth Bass Fishing is on fire right now! Captain Mark Rose is one of the most knowledgeable fishermen in Pennsylvania when it comes to catching smallmouth bass. If you are looking to explore the great lakes and especially Lake Erie ...
  • Bass Fishing Guides
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  • 5/26/2018 4:04:00 PM
  • Families fish free at Mon Wharf on Sunday
  • Each year, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission hold one or two free family fishing days throughout the commonwealth. The Fort Pitt Museum has joined with the state agencies over the past few
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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  • 5/25/2018 4:33:00 PM
  • SciCafe: Ocean Locomotion with Frank Fish
  • Frank Fish, professor of biology at West Chester University of Pennsylvania, explores how the elegant movements of manta rays and humpback whales are inspiring new and better approaches to engineering. This SciCafe took place on May 2, 2018.
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  • 5/24/2018 8:30:00 PM
  • Night fishing on the Susquehanna River? More than you might imagine
  • And, on some of those nights in the summer, there will be catfishing tournaments with 30 to 40 two-angler boats entered in the competition, sometimes as many as 49 boats, which is the maximum permitted in a tournament by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat ...
  • The Patriot-News
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  • 5/11/2018 9:02:00 AM
  • Tips on Fly Fishing the Smokies
  • 8. Don't stand in the same spot and fish. In some places I've fished and Pennsylvania comes to mind you can stand in the same spot and fish for hours. Here, it's different. After you have made a few casts in an area move upstream. These trout will see your
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  • 5/11/2018 5:58:00 AM
  • Can these Berkeley students make Mexico’s devil fish the next big thing?
  • He worked for a few years as a marketing writer for a sustainable fish company after graduating from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in marketing and environmental consulting. By his mid 20s, Mitchell was on a State Department-sponsored ...
  • Berkeley University of California
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  • 5/10/2018 5:15:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania: FBC to Discuss Panfish Changes at Shenango River Lake May 23
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) announced today that it will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, May 23, at the Hadley Rod and Gun Club in Mercer County to present an update on panfish changes to Shenango River Lake ...
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  • 5/10/2018 6:01:00 AM
  • Author to sign book about fly fishing
  • The essays in “Streamwalker’s Journey” are a celebration of the fly-fishing life, with a focus on the triple divide of watersheds in northcentral Pennsylvania and upstate New York: the Genesee River, the Allegheny River and Pine Creek. As the author ...
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  • 5/7/2018 3:18:00 PM
  • Back Mountain police group hosts fun fishing day for kids, families
  • Piazza, a member of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, said he was recently doing some work at Harvey’s Creek when he was approached by a man who told him his son still talks about the event. “I asked him if his son was coming out this year ...
  • The Times Leader
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  • 5/6/2018 12:57:00 AM
  • Dennis Fancher, 73, enjoyed fishing and clamming with his family
  • He had a passion for history and recently shared his love by taking his grandchildren on a heritage trek to see their family roots in Pennsylvania and New York. When he wasn’t working, Pop-Pop loved to spend to spend time fishing, clamming or hunting ...
  • Port City Daily
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  • 5/4/2018 8:17:00 PM
  • Reel Report: Giggles and smiles guaranteed at Youth Fishing Rodeo
  • Juniata and Susquehanna rivers (Pa.) — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission voted to maintain the closure that’s been in place since 2012 again this year. It covers approximately 98 miles of the Susquehanna River from Sunbury downstream to the ...
  • somdnews
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  • 5/4/2018 3:37:00 AM
  • Pennsylvania: Fishing Regulations Lifted on York County's Lake Williams
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is alerting anglers that it has temporarily lifted all seasons, sizes and creel limits on Lake Williams, York County, in anticipation of the York Water Company's plans to drain the lake ...
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  • 5/3/2018 6:15:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania Trout Stockings Continue
  • HARRISBURG, Pa.– The opening days of trout season may have passed, but the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is reminding anglers that the stocking season is still going strong and the spring season offers plenty of opportunities to catch ...
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  • 5/3/2018 6:14:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania: Family Fishing Festivals in May and June
  • ?HARRISBURG, Pa. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has scheduled several opportunities in May and June for families to learn fishing skills and enjoy fishing. The PFBC is holding three Family Fishing Festivals in May and three in June. These
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  • 4/30/2018 9:17:00 AM
  • Robertson: Trout fishing starts picking up
  • (Wade Robertson is an award-winning outdoor writer whose articles have been published in Pennsylvania Outdoor News, Pennsylvania Game News, Fur, Fish & Game and other publications. His email is
  • Olean Times Herald
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  • 4/25/2018 6:26:00 PM
  • 2018 Pennsylvania Family Fishing Destinations
  • Talk about a high degree of difficulty. It’s hard to know sometimes just what gift to get every person on your Christmas list. Now imagine if you had to buy one gift that would satisfy everyone, regardless of age, interest and skill level. Tough, right?
  • Game & Fish
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  • 4/25/2018 2:36:00 PM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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