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Fishing Vermont

EZFishing brings you Vermont'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 1795 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Vermont Fishing Resources

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

Vermont Fishing Regulations

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


Vermont 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 Vermont Government Agencies

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

Vermont Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Vermont.

  • 2016 LCI Father's Day Fishing Derby Results
  • Once the fish are weighed they are released back into Lake Champlain. The derby is focused on highlighting the benefits the lake brings to not just the Burlington area, but Vermont as a whole.
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 6/21/2016 10:05:19 PM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reports customer data compromised
  • The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reported that data of those purchasing hunting or fishing licenses may have been compromised on two separate occasions. How many victims? Roughly 120,000 people were possibly affected however, only seven may have had
  • SC Magazine
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  • 6/21/2016 8:25:06 PM
  • Vt. Fish & Wildlife Has Data Breach
  • based Earthlogic. Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Louis Porter said he believes the breach isn’t related to reports last fall from Vermont credit unions that suspected their customers’ information was taken from his department’s servers.
  • Valley News
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  • 6/21/2016 4:04:25 AM
  • Bad catch: Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department suffers data breach
  • A hacker went hunting and caught a big one, as a data breach at the Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife (FWD) has resulted in compromised personal information. Anyone who purchased hunting or fishing licenses online in 2015 could be at risk, and is ...
  • Silicon Angle
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  • 6/15/2016 8:39:23 PM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife Reporting License Data Breach
  • The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife says the department's website was breached and personal information about people who bought licenses online may have been compromised. The department says there is no conclusive evidence of a misuse of customer .
  • NECN
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  • 6/14/2016 7:50:27 PM
  • Suspected Security Breach on Vt. Fish and Wildlife Department Website
  • Have you purchased a Vermont fishing or hunting license online in the past year? Your personal information could have been compromised. The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department posted a notice on their website saying there was suspected security breach ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 6/14/2016 5:34:27 PM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife reporting license data breach
  • The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife says the department's website was breached and personal information about people who bought licenses online may have been compromised. The department says there is no conclusive evidence of a misuse of customer .
  • TheSacramento Bee
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  • 6/14/2016 11:58:01 AM
  • Suspected security breach on Vt. Fish and Wildlife website
  • If you bought a Vermont hunting or fishing license online in the past year, your personal information may have been compromised. The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department posted a notice Tuesday of a suspected security breach between April 2015 and January
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 6/14/2016 11:50:51 AM
  • Patrick Gannon: Hunting, fishing don’t belong in the constitution
  • Vermont’s language dates back to 1777, but the rest have passed since 1996. (I’m guessing the sponsors in those states were up for re-election, too.) The hunting and fishing amendment, just so you know, would be Section 38 of the Constitution ...
  • Salisbury Post
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  • 6/14/2016 3:58:24 AM
  • Vermonters may fish for free on Saturday
  • The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department will supply fishing rods, reels and bait. Participants may pre-register online or in person at the event. Free fishing day also coincides with the opening day of the regular bass fishing season.
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 6/11/2016 8:26:49 AM
  • Vermonters may fish for free on Saturday
  • The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department will supply fishing rods, reels and bait. Participants may pre-register online or in person at the event. Free fishing day also coincides with the opening day of the regular bass fishing season.
  • The Dispatch Clay Center
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  • 6/11/2016 7:22:24 AM
  • Fishing Derby in Grand Isle
  • No prior experience is needed. Vermont Fish and Wildlife officials supplied fishing rods, reels and bait. Sheriffs say man jailed for intoxication found dead in cell Sheriffs say man jailed for intoxication found dead in cell New Hampshire state and local
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 6/11/2016 5:42:11 AM
  • Permit-less fishing allowed Saturday in Vermont
  • Anglers may ply Vermont’s waters without a license Saturday as part of this weekend’s Vermont Days celebration. Residents and visitors are also welcome to visit Vermont’s state parks and historic sites which waive entrance fees on Saturday and Sunday ...
  • Burlington Free Press
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  • 6/10/2016 3:44:40 PM
  • Free fishing for Vermont families
  • This weekend there's free fishing for families across Vermont. We've been hearing reports of great fishing early this year. The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department says they're hearing phenomenal fishing reports from across the state. They say that's ...
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 6/10/2016 11:55:36 AM
  • News and announcements from Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department
  • Summer in Vermont is greatly enriched by the state's many grassland birds, from bobolinks flushing up from a grassy field to the beautiful song of an eastern meadowlark. But many of these species are in decline due to the loss of appropriate grassland habi
  • Brattleboro Reformer
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  • 6/10/2016 5:00:25 AM
  • Fishing festival for families in Grand Isle
  • It is hosted by the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department. Fishing rods and reels and bait will be supplied free of charge. The festival is held in conjunction with Vermont's Summer Free Fishing Day.
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 6/10/2016 3:34:31 AM
  • News and announcements from Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department
  • Summer in Vermont is greatly enriched by the state's many grassland birds, from bobolinks flushing up from a grassy field to the beautiful song of an eastern meadowlark. But many of these species are in decline due to the loss of appropriate grassland habi
  • Bennington Banner
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  • 6/9/2016 4:47:17 AM
  • The Outside Story: Return of the Eagle
  • The bald eagle was removed from the federal endangered species list in 2007, but is still considered threatened in New Hampshire and endangered in Vermont. Eagles continue to be harmed by eating fish or carrion contaminated with lead from fishing tackle or
  • Bennington Banner
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  • 6/9/2016 2:02:39 AM
  • News and announcements from Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department
  • Summer in Vermont is greatly enriched by the state's many grassland birds, from bobolinks flushing up from a grassy field to the beautiful song of an eastern meadowlark. But many of these species are in decline due to the loss of appropriate grassland habi
  • Manchester Journal
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  • 6/8/2016 11:53:48 PM
  • Hebert sentenced to probation in fraud case
  • Gloucester fisherman Paul Hebert, a cast member on the "Wicked Tuna" fishing reality show, was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Vermont to four years probation, fined $5,000 and ordered to pay more than $53,560 in restitution for Social Security and
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 6/8/2016 6:03:02 PM
  • Fishing star in hot water
  • A man featured on the reality television show "Wicked Tuna" is scheduled to be sentenced in Vermont on charges he received government disability benefits while he was fishing on the show. Paul Hebert, of Gloucester, Massachusetts, is due in federal court .
  • Castanet
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  • 6/8/2016 5:09:57 AM
  • Fly-Fishing Outfitter to Offer Cuba Trips
  • Orvis, the Vermont-based fly fishing outfitter, will offer guided fishing trips to Cuba later this year and is reportedly the first major U.S. sporting company to do business in Cuba. In addition to exploring Cuba's rarely fished saltwater flats ...
  • Caribbean News Digital
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  • 6/7/2016 9:10:20 PM
  • State offers park freebies, June 11-12
  • ORWELL — On June 11-12, Vermont State Park day areas and state-owned historic sites will be open at no charge. Saturday is free fishing day – the one day of the summer when anyone can fish in Vermont without a license. It’s also a day for history ...
  • suncommunitynews.com
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  • 6/7/2016 4:31:10 PM

Vermont Guides/Outfitters

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Vermont Fishing Clubs

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Vermont Weather

Bolton, VT (5676)

Updated on 19:52 PM

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66°F 

Feels like: 66°F

Wind:180° 1 Kt
Humidity:93% 
Dew Point:64°F
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