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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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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.

  • 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 .
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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 ..
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  • 3/3/2015 12:00:03 AM
  • Fishing Blind
  • This was on the Susquehanna River, about 20 miles North of Harrisburg Pennsylvania, said Jeff Lupinacci. It was a very foggy morning and we started fishing using the sense of sound and touch only. Drifting downriver I hooked into this sweet smallmouth bass
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  • 3/2/2015 9:41:03 AM
  • Outdoors column: Fishing doesn't stop in winter
  • Holes are drilled by using augers. A strainer is needed to keep the holes from freezing over. Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission rules limit anglers to drilling and setting no more than five holes of 10 inches or less. A line and lead sinker help find .
  • York Daily Record
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  • 2/25/2015 6:33:43 AM
  • Outdoors column: Fishing doesn't stop in winter
  • Holes are drilled by using augers. A strainer is needed to keep the holes from freezing over. Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission rules limit anglers to drilling and setting no more than five holes of 10 inches or less. A line and lead sinker help find .
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  • 2/25/2015 6:33:43 AM
  • Mentored fishing program unfair to others
  • With the release of the 2015 Pennsylvania trout stocking schedules, many fishermen are already thinking about the opening day of trout season, which is April 4 in the region. If you plan to go out that day, don't be surprised to discover your favorite ...
  • Lancaster Online
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  • 2/25/2015 5:57:55 AM
  • Ice fishing popular in Erie region
  • Northwestern Pennsylvania is rich with many inland lakes, waterways, Lake Erie and Presque Isle Bay. Combined with cold winters, it makes for a rich opportunity for the winter sport of ice fishing. Several ice fishing tournaments are usually scheduled in .
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  • 2/21/2015 11:56:24 PM
  • Fishing rod container causes Myrtle bomb scare
  • A container with a fishing rod inside shut down parts of Myrtle Avenue near Pennsylvania for about an hour today while the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office bomb squad investigated, according Lt. Wayne Hanson. At 12:15 p.m. part of the road was still ...
  • Times-Standard
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  • 2/20/2015 12:16:05 PM
  • Central Pa. Fish Fry Guide 2015: Where to reel in a Lenten dinner
  • Fish fries are a sign of the Lenten season. Fire halls and churches here in central Pennsylvania host the gatherings where on Friday nights it's not unusual to encounter long lines. The meals are as much about the good food as the camaraderie. Beyond ...
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  • 2/19/2015 11:34:19 AM
  • Wolf, first lady are licensed to fish
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Pennsylvania’s governor and first lady are licensed to fish after a stop at an outdoors show in Harrisburg. Gov. Tom Wolf and his wife Frances toured the Great American Outdoor Show on Friday. The nine-day exhibition at the ...
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  • 2/14/2015 12:51:50 PM
  • Wolf, first lady are licensed to fish
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's governor and first lady are licensed to fish after a stop at an outdoors show in Harrisburg. Gov. Tom Wolf and his wife Frances toured the Great American Outdoor Show on Friday. The nine-day exhibition at the ...
  • Lewistown Sentinel
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  • 2/14/2015 4:52:14 AM
  • Wolf, first lady are licensed to fish
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's governor and first lady are licensed to fish after a stop at an outdoors show in Harrisburg. Gov. Tom Wolf and his wife Frances toured the Great American Outdoor Show on Friday. The nine-day exhibition at the ...
  • Sun Gazette
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  • 2/14/2015 2:00:26 AM
  • Wolf, first lady are licensed to fish
  • Pennsylvania's governor and first lady are licensed to fish after a stop at an outdoors show in Harrisburg. Gov. Tom Wolf and his wife Frances toured the Great American Outdoor Show on Friday. The nine-day exhibition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex .
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  • 2/13/2015 11:37:16 PM
  • Ice Fishing Duo Reels In Monster Musky
  • PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Ice fishing season is in full swing in Western Pennsylvania, and one Pittsburgh angler reeled in quite the catch. Nicholas Colangelo and best friend Luke Wholey were ice fishing in Northwest Pennsylvania Monday when Colangelo landed ...
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  • 2/13/2015 5:25:02 PM
  • Pennsylvania Fishermen Catch 53-Inch Musky While Ice Fishing
  • Fishermen in Northwest Pennsylvania made the catch of the season while fishing on Pymatuning Reservoir. Nicholas Colangelo and Luke Wholey caught a 53-inch musky that barely fit through the ten-inch whole they had drilled through the ice. Colangelo, who is
  • Opposing Views
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  • 2/12/2015 11:59:55 PM
  • Mentored youth fishing days, trout stocking schedules announced
  • PENNSYLVANIA — In response to requests for more fishing opportunities, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) recently expanded the Mentored Youth Trout Days program to include all trout waters stocked by the PFBC and managed under commonwealth .
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  • 2/11/2015 6:38:59 PM
  • This week on POL: Great American Outdoor Show & Building a Fishing Rod
  • Coming up this week on Pennsylvania Outdoor Life, we’ll head to Harrisburg for the 2015 Great American Outdoor Show. Find out what’s new in the hunting and fishing industry and take a tour of the largest outdoor show in the world. Plus, we’ll ...
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  • 2/11/2015 4:30:08 PM
  • Fishing board gets it right with expanded youth opportunities
  • The headquarters of the Pennsylvania Game Commission and Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission are approximately 1,500 feet apart along Elmerton Avenue in Harrisburg. As close in proximity as the headquarters buildings of the two state agencies that ...
  • Republican And Herald
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  • 2/8/2015 4:59:20 AM
  • Few simple tricks can boost ice fishing success
  • “I told my dad, and he was like, ‘What? You're turning into a wimp,' ” said Shiels, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission's deputy director for field operations and an avid ice angler, with a laugh. He's not so sure about that — there's ...
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  • 2/8/2015 2:57:39 AM
  • Fish an ice-free stream in Central Pennsylvania
  • February brings frigid weather and frozen streams and lakes. Taking a road trip to a central Pennsylvania limestone stream or spring creek will allow an angler to fish ice-free streams. Yellow Breeches Creek, or "Breeches" as it is also known, in the area
  • Reading Eagle
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  • 2/7/2015 11:58:42 PM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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Pennsylvania Weather

Scranton, PA (18517)

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Wind:330° 8 Kt
Humidity:68% 
Dew Point:8°F
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