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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.

  • Hi, fresh fish from Vermont
  • I'm the creator and webmaster of Vermont in the Civil War, a grass-roots effort to document Vermont's participation in the war. Site includes 37,000 soldiers (Union, Confederate, Colored Troops), civilians who participated in the war effort, including a ..
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  • 2/27/2017 4:18:00 PM
  • Two Record Fish Caught in Vermont in 2016
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife today announced that two fish caught in 2016 have been certified as new state records, marking the 14th and 15th state records that have been set for individual species of fish since 2010.
  • backwoodssportsman.blogspot.com
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  • 2/27/2017 3:06:00 PM
  • Annual Vermont ice fish derby canceled
  • BENSON, Vt. (AP) — An annual Vermont ice fishing derby has been canceled due to the warm weather. The 45th annual Great Benson Fishing Derby sponsored by the Fair Haven Rotary Club was scheduled to take place this weekend on all Vermont waters and Lake ...
  • The Roanoke Times
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  • 2/25/2017 8:28:00 PM
  • Annual Vermont ice fish derby canceled
  • BENSON, Vt. — An annual Vermont ice fishing derby has been canceled due to the warm weather. The 45th annual Great Benson Fishing Derby sponsored by the Fair Haven Rotary Club was scheduled to take place this weekend on all Vermont waters and Lake Champlai
  • The Republic
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  • 2/25/2017 6:01:00 PM
  • Bad weather for ice fishing, Great Benson tourney cancelled
  • Many local ice fishermen and women head over to western Vermont the last weekend in February for the annual Great Benson derby that is headquartered on Lake Bomoseen, but bad ice on the lake has resulted in it being scrapped. Here is a news release from ..
  • Post-Star
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  • 2/22/2017 6:08:00 PM
  • Dave Blow tries something new: ice fishing
  • I’m a little ashamed to admit – especially growing up in a rural Vermont town and hunting and fishing at least a handful of times each year since I was old enough to hold a pole and a gun – that I had never gone ice fishing. I still haven’t really ...
  • Post-Star
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  • 2/9/2017 12:00:00 AM
  • Vermont State Police stress ice fishing safety and risks
  • VERMONT- Following the death of an ice fisherman who fell through thin ice on Lake Willoughby recently, and several recent ice water rescues, the Vermont State Police, Vermont Fish & Wildlife, and first responders across the state would like to remind all
  • Deerfield Valley News
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  • 2/8/2017 12:09:00 PM
  • Vt. Fish & Wildlife Bands Ducks at Milton Home
  • MILTON, Vt. - Vermont Fish & Wildlife had a rare opportunity Tuesday to begin tracking almost 200 ducks, mostly mallard ducks, in the middle of winter. It’s all because a Milton man works hard to make his yard a duck’s paradise. Dave Paya built his ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 2/7/2017 11:30:00 PM
  • States team up against fish, wildlife violators
  • Anyone who violates Vermont’s fish and wildlife laws needs to keep in mind that they cannot hunt, fish or trap in another state if their licenses are revoked in Vermont. Vermont is one of 45 states belonging to the Interstate Wildlife Violator ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 2/7/2017 5:43:00 PM
  • Vt Fish & Wildlife Study State Moose Herd
  • Tom Rogers, of Vermont Fish & Wildlife, stopped by the Morning Brew Wednesday to tell us about a new, extensive moose study in the state. In January, wildlife biologists placed radio collars on 60 wild moose to follow their movements and study the cause of
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 2/1/2017 11:21:00 PM
  • Vermont: FWD Urges Caution on Ice
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – Anyone venturing onto the ice for ice fishing or other activities is urged to exercise extra caution by the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. Warmer weather in January has caused ice to deteriorate on lakes, ponds and rivers ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/31/2017 6:04:00 AM
  • Vermont offers ice fishing instruction at annual festival
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermonters who want to learn more about ice fishing can do so for free at the state’s annual ice fishing festival. It takes place on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hoyt’s Landing in Springfield. Vermont Fish and Wildlife ...
  • m.washingtontimes.com
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  • 1/28/2017 1:48:00 PM
  • Vermont offers ice fishing instruction at annual festival
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermonters who want to learn more about ice fishing can do so for free at the state’s annual ice fishing festival. It takes place on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hoyt’s Landing in Springfield. Vermont Fish and Wildlife staff ...
  • The Republic
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  • 1/28/2017 8:37:00 AM
  • Police warn Vermonters about ice fishing safety
  • There's a warning during this warm winter that the ice may not be safe. Vermont State Police say after two incidents Thursday, the death of a fisherman who fell through the ice into Lake Willoughby and a truck that got stuck on Lake Memphremagog ...
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 1/28/2017 1:35:00 AM
  • Free ice fishing in Vermont on Saturday
  • Vermont has some great places to fish, and our area is just a short drive from the Green Mountain state. If you want to ice fish some of the waters in our neighbor to the east, Saturday is the day to get out without needing a fishing license. Saturday (Jan
  • Post-Star
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  • 1/27/2017 6:53:00 PM
  • What ice fishing is all about
  • "This is something I grew up doing with my dad and some of my best experiences I can remember are going out when I was young enjoying fishing," said Adam Miller of Vermont Fish and Wildlife. For Miller, his hobby turned into a career. "Look, we're out here
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 1/27/2017 4:55:00 PM
  • Hatching a plan to save salmon
  • Let me back up a bit. Last fall, scientists took eggs from salmon caught returning from Lake Champlain to Hatchery Brook at Vermont’s Ed Weed Fish Culture Station and transported them to White River Hatchery. Some of those eggs are the research subjects ..
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 1/25/2017 6:58:00 PM
  • VT Fish and Wildlife begins moose study
  • MIDDLEBURY — The Vermont Fish and Wildlife department has begun a three-year study to gather information on the moose population in the state. According to the department, the species is becoming increasingly more threatened by a parasite known as the ...
  • suncommunitynews.com
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  • 1/25/2017 11:22:00 AM
  • Vermont Free Ice Fishing Day
  • Always wanted to go ice fishing but couldn't find a good excuse to get away? Now we have found that excuse for you: a "FREE ICE FISHING DAY" on the last Saturday in January. Saturday, January 28, 2017 is Vermont's free ice fishing day - a day when anyone .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/25/2017 9:27:00 AM
  • Yankee Sportsman's Classic Show Jan. 20-22
  • Celebrate Vermont's Hunting and Fishing Heritage, Jan 20 - 22 The 25th Annual Yankee Sportsman's Classic Showpresented by the H-Teamwill be held January 20th thru the 22nd at the Robert E. Miller Expo Center in Essex Junction, Vermont. The three day event
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/19/2017 9:40:00 AM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife: Waterfowl Hunting Blind Removal Deadline
  • Courtesy of Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department/Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Montpelier, Vt. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department wants to remind
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 1/19/2017 1:38:00 AM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife hosting winter fishing clinics
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife hopes to give anglers the skills they need to keep fishing as temperatures drop. A series of upcoming workshops will discuss the techniques needed for ice fishing and fly fishing during the ...
  • Press Republican
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  • 1/15/2017 10:07:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife says Vermont 2016 bear hunt successful
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife says the state's bear hunters had a successful 2016 season. Preliminary numbers show hunters took 697 bear during the fall season. Vermont Bear Biologist Forrest Hammond says the number is
  • WNYT
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  • 1/15/2017 12:06:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife says Vermont 2016 bear hunt successful
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife says the state’s bear hunters had a successful 2016 season. Preliminary numbers show hunters took 697 bear during the fall season. Vermont Bear Biologist Forrest Hammond says the number ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 1/14/2017 7:01:00 PM

Vermont Guides/Outfitters

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Vermont Fishing Clubs

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