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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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Pennsylvania Fishing Resources

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

Pennsylvania Fishing Regulations

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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.

  • Fishing pier, canoe launch planned for Marilla Reservoir
  • The reservoir has been stocked for years by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission with trout, largemouth bass and bluegill through a cooperative agreement with the water authority. In addition to these access improvements the water authority proposes .
  • Bradford Era
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  • 7/23/2016 9:53:01 AM
  • Erie-area fishing report for weekend for July 22-24
  • Perch fishing on Lake Erie improved this week, in spite of the full moon but remained weak toward the west end and east end of Pennsylvania water. Perch fishing has been slow out of North East Marina. Fishing has been good, including some very nice perch .
  • Goerie
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  • 7/22/2016 1:54:36 AM
  • When it rains, fish pour in
  • I’ve heard it said that western Pennsylvania gets only about 30 cloudless, sunny days per year. If that’s true, I must fish during all of them. Sunny days, while potentially pleasant (certainly not when the temperature soars into the 90s, as it has of ...
  • Indiana Gazette
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  • 7/19/2016 10:26:24 AM
  • Fish and Boat Commission opens Centre Region office
  • The public has been invited to the opening and dedication of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s new Centre Region office at 585 E. Rolling Ridge Drive in Bellefonte. According to the commission, the event is slated to begin at 11:30 a.m ...
  • Centre Daily
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  • 7/19/2016 10:26:24 AM
  • Pennsylvania family hooks 1,372 mackerel in 90-minute fishing cruise
  • Redfields previously set unofficial ‘Miss Boothbay’ catch total of 563 BILL PEARSON Monday, July 18, 2016 - 7:00pm Share: The Redfield family is ready to head out on its fishing trip aboard the Miss Boothbay on July 6. Courtesy of Norma Redfield A ...
  • Boothbay Register
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  • 7/18/2016 6:55:49 PM
  • Fishing the St. Lawrence
  • Now, those worries are over and the time has come to hook, catch, release; hook, catch, release; repeat. For years, the majority of Pennsylvania anglers docking their boats and staying at Caiger’s practiced catch-and-release bass fishing. This practice ...
  • The Times Tribune
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  • 7/17/2016 4:09:23 AM
  • Some fishing hot spots are close to home
  • Some of the state’s best fishing spots are just outside of town, according to fish biologists for the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. Lake Marburg in Codorus State Park looms largely in their choices. Lake Marburg is on the list of large ...
  • Evening Sun
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  • 7/13/2016 4:52:54 PM
  • Region’s streams reclassified by Pa. Fish and Boat Commission
  • Streams in Carbon, Luzerne and Schuylkill counties are among those reclassified as wild trout streams on Tuesday by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. The designation means the wild trout reproduce in the streams. In Carbon County, sections of ...
  • Standard Speaker
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  • 7/13/2016 8:03:11 AM
  • New Glade Run Lake plans revealed by Fish and Boat Commission
  • A popular access to the Allegheny River likely will be upgraded. On Tuesday, Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commissioners agreed to lease their Freeport access on Buffalo Creek in Armstrong County, which boaters and anglers use to get on the Allegheny River ..
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 7/12/2016 7:02:56 PM
  • Discarded fishing line still a problem in Pennsylvania
  • In late June, I was a guest speaker at the Rivers Conservation and Fly Fishing Camp in Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania. My topic – “Do you have to be a fly-angler to be a conservationist?” During the question and answer period that followed my ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 7/11/2016 6:56:58 PM
  • Picasso gets patent on Shock Blade
  • Pennsylvania-based Picasso Lures announced that it's been issued a patent for the design of its bladed jig, the Shock Blade. The patent (U.S. No. D760,866 S) is titled “Fishing Lure Attachment Clip” and protects the Shock Blade's unique head-to-blade ...
  • BassFan
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  • 7/11/2016 4:09:20 AM
  • The Fishing Line July 6
  • Another Sea Isle based fishing boat, First Fish Adventures, was on the water and getting results. Three families from Pennsylvania and one from Idaho recently had productive days on the water. Fluke, both keepers and shorts, weak fish and sharks cooperated
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 7/6/2016 12:43:30 PM
  • Many enjoy “Fish for Free” day
  • It was “Fish for Free” day on Pennsylvania waterways. A day where anyone, even those from out of state, can fish without a license. Fish for Free day happens twice a year in the Keystone state on both Memorial Day and July 4. For the event, dozens of ...
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  • 7/5/2016 3:47:49 AM
  • Audit of fish fees spurs debate
  • HARRISBURG — A new legislative audit has spurred some debate about the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s efforts to reverse a long-term decline in the number of anglers by tinkering with its license fees. The audit by the Legislative Budget and ...
  • Standard Speaker
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  • 7/4/2016 8:06:42 AM
  • Audit of fish license fees spurs debate
  • HARRISBURG — A new legislative audit has spurred some debate about the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s efforts to reverse a long-term decline in the number of anglers by tinkering with its license fees. The audit by the Legislative Budget and ...
  • m.thetimes-tribune.com
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  • 7/4/2016 5:36:23 AM
  • New record set in Delaware Sport Fishing Tournament
  • Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Fish & Wildlife confirmed a new state record in the Delaware Sport Fishing Tournament: a false albacore caught June 29 by Tim Parrill of Wellsville, Pennsylvania, from the fishing ...
  • Community News
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  • 7/1/2016 11:19:22 PM
  • Wilkes-Barre police, Fish and Boat Commission arrest man after scuffle
  • Christine Cregg, 32, of Wilkes-Barre, identified the man as John Cregg, and said he is her brother. A Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission waterways conservation officer helped police load John Cregg into a waiting ambulance, and Christine Cregg said John
  • Times-Leader
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  • 7/1/2016 6:18:43 PM
  • Some monster fish are being caught out there
  • 4. Lake Erie & Tributaries Walleye fishing has been good west of Sturgeon Point, all the way down to the Pennsylvania line. Best depths have been 50-to-70-feet of water with bottom bouncers being very effective – three way rigs trailing a worm harness in .
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
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  • 6/30/2016 11:49:11 PM
  • Fish Forecast: Big fish being caught heading into LOC Derby
  • 4. Lake Erie & Tributaries Walleye fishing has been good west of Sturgeon Point, all the way down to the Pennsylvania line. Best depths have been 50-to-70-feet of water with bottom bouncers being very effective – three way rigs trailing a worm harness in .
  • Niagara Gazette
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  • 6/30/2016 5:36:57 PM
  • Boating and fishing access area reopens on Juniata River
  • The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission has reopened the Howe Township boating and fishing access area on the Juniata River in Perry County. The site, off Rt. 322/22 upriver of Newport, was closed on Monday, May 2, to allow for an eight-week construction
  • Central Pennsylvania
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  • 6/30/2016 2:09:22 PM
  • On the Water: Looking forward to July fishing
  • While visiting his grandfather on Pine Island, Cody Reese of Enon Valley, Pennsylvania, caught his first shark. The blacktip was caught and released in Charlotte Harbor while fishing with Capt Bill Russell. Look for trout and Spanish mackerel in ...
  • Pine Island Eagle
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  • 6/29/2016 1:06:07 PM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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Pennsylvania Weather

Greenfield Manor, PA (19601)

Updated on 11:57 AM

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92°F 

Feels like: 94°F

Wind:290° 9 Kt
Humidity:41% 
Dew Point:65°F
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Sunrise: 05:52 AM 

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