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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

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.

  • Youth trout fishing is expanded
  • NORRISTOWN The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is expanding its youth trout fishing program. Anglers under age 16 can get mentored youth fishing permits to fish alongside an adult mentor in approved trout waters stocked by the state. "There are many
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 3/23/2015 1:02:14 AM
  • OUTDOORS: Expanded Family Fun Fishing highlights charity events
  • Even ice fishermen will now have the opportunity to claim a prize. On the day of the event, check-in and registration will begin at 6 a.m. at the clubhouse area and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boast Commission access area coordinated by Schuylkill County ...
  • Republican And Herald
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  • 3/22/2015 4:02:22 AM
  • A&G Outfitters announces Spring festivities
  • A&G Outfitters, located in the Scranton area, is a family business and Orvis-endorsed outfitter catering to anglers in Pennsylvania and New York. They are announcing a host of events to prepare fly fishers for the opening of the season. Read on for more ..
  • Examiner
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  • 3/21/2015 7:59:47 AM
  • Mentored Youth Trout fishing set for March 28 in 18 Pennsylvania counties
  • Despite Friday’s snowstorm, it’s difficult to think about sunny warm days, and, trout fishing. Well Saturday, March 28 kicks off the Regional Mentored Trout Youth Day when youngsters age 15 and under may fish with a mentored license holder that is 16 ...
  • Examiner
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  • 3/20/2015 12:40:08 PM
  • Fish report: March 20
  • Check for last-minute trout stocking changes on the PFBC website: www.fish.pa.us. A reminder that Pennsylvania boat regulations require PFD/life jackets Nov. 1-April 30 while underway or at anchor on boats less than 16 feet in length or any canoe or kayak.
  • Reading Eagle
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  • 3/19/2015 11:54:12 PM
  • Pennsylvania's mentored youth trout fishing days almost here
  • Most of the Keystone State's stocked trout streams have been closed to fishing since March 1. The opening day of Pennsylvania's trout season – or more specifically when all stocked trout streams open for fishing – will occur in 16 southeastern and ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 3/17/2015 8:00:21 PM
  • Learn how to fly-fish in free workshop
  • The Caldwell Creek Chapter of Trout Unlimited and educational staff from Pennsylvania Sea Grant and Presque Isle State Park will provide instructions. Thanks to Fish USA for sponsoring this event. Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the ..
  • Goerie
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  • 3/16/2015 11:57:46 PM
  • Mullery to host local fishing, boating meeting
  • Prospect St., Nanticoke. In a release, Mullery, D-119, Newport Township, said speakers at the meeting will include John Arway, executive director of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission; state forester Nick Lylo from the Pennsylvania Department of ...
  • Standard Speaker
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  • 3/16/2015 7:58:33 AM
  • Not fishing stretches fisherman’s imagination
  • Though we look forward to exploring area waterways come spring, winter fly fishing is not readily available as it was in central Pennsylvania. I'm firmly in the "glass-half-full" camp and with the first two months of the New Year passed, I sit in our ...
  • Lewistown Sentinel
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  • 3/12/2015 5:18:39 AM
  • Fishing is improving in area
  • Fishing in Pennsylvania has improved since John Arway was growing up, but fewer Pennsylvanians are taking part in the pastime. Arway, the executive director of the Fish and Boat Commission, wants to lure anglers back to water. He reduced the price of a ...
  • Citizen's Voice
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  • 3/8/2015 8:00:53 AM
  • Fishing Buddies Shocked To Reel In A Duck
  • PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Last month, Nicholas Colangelo and fishing buddy Luke Wholey reeled in a monster Muskie in northwest Pennsylvania. “We caught the biggest fish that I’ve ever seen in my life,” Colangelo says. “It was 53 inches. We let it go ...
  • CBS Pittsburgh
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  • 3/6/2015 7:30:27 PM
  • Man Catches Bird While Ice Fishing (VIDEO)
  • A pair of Pennsylvania ice fishermen got the surprise of their lives when they thought they'd snagged a big fish, but instead caught what appears to be some sort of waterfowl. As Fred Christensen pulls his line up through the hole in the ice, feathers and
  • The Huffington Post
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  • 3/6/2015 3:41:23 PM
  • WATCH: Man catches bird while ice fishing
  • When you go fishing, you don’t expect to measure your catch by its wingspan. But that’s exactly what two men ice fishing in Pennsylvania had to do when they pulled a bird from their hole in the ice. Yes, a flapping, likely confused and relieved ...
  • Standard Freeholder
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  • 3/6/2015 1:58:11 AM
  • WATCH: Man catches bird while ice fishing
  • When you go fishing, you don’t expect to measure your catch by its wingspan. But that’s exactly what two men ice fishing in Pennsylvania had to do when they pulled a bird from their hole in the ice. Yes, a flapping, likely confused and relieved ...
  • Toronto Sun
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  • 3/5/2015 8:07:26 PM
  • Surprise! Fisherman snags bird (not fish) from ice hole
  • I've seen some strange things pulled out of the water in my time, but this video of a fisherman pulling a red-breasted merganser out of a fishing hole in Pennsylvania might be one of the weirdest. Nicholas Colangelo filmed the clip of his friend ...
  • Courier Post
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  • 3/5/2015 6:20:03 PM
  • Surprise! Fisherman pulls bird (not fish) from ice
  • Fred Christensen pulls a bird from a hole in the ice while fishing in Pennsylvania. (Photo: YouTube screenshot) At least ice fishermen are enjoying this cold weather. A group of friends were ice fishing in Pennsylvania when they made a surprise catch this
  • USA Today
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  • 3/5/2015 10:06:08 AM
  • WATCH: Man catches bird while ice fishing
  • When you go fishing, you don’t expect to measure your catch by its wingspan. But that’s exactly what two men ice fishing in Pennsylvania had to do when they pulled a bird from their hole in the ice. Yes, a flapping, likely confused and relieved ...
  • CNEWS
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  • 3/4/2015 11:57:41 PM
  • WATCH: Man Goes Ice Fishing, Pulls Out Bird From Hole
  • A man ice fishing on a frozen lake in Pennsylvania got quite the surprise when he pulled a duck out of the water. His friend got it on video. While his friend called him over, filmer Nicholas Colangelo pulled out his smartphone to capture what his friend .
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  • 3/4/2015 9:13:02 PM
  • WATCH: Man Goes Ice Fishing; Pulls Out Bird From Hole
  • A man ice fishing on a frozen lake in Pennsylvania got quite the surprise when he pulled a duck out of the water. His friend got it on video. While his friend called him over, filmer Nicholas Colangelo pulled out his smartphone to capture what his friend .
  • heavy.com
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  • 3/4/2015 11:26:04 AM
  • Learn to fly-fish March 21
  • The Caldwell Creek Chapter of Trout Unlimited and educational staff from Pennsylvania Sea Grant and Presque Isle State Park will provide instructions. Thanks to Fish USA for sponsoring this event. Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the ..
  • Goerie
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  • 3/3/2015 12:00:03 AM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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Pennsylvania Weather

Pittsburgh, PA (15295)

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31°F 

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Wind:320° 6 Kt
Humidity:66% 
Dew Point:21°F
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