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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.

  • Fishing report: Storms play havoc with fishing
  • A heads-up to boaters and anglers: According to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, the South Side Boat Ramp at Pittsburgh's Riverfront Park is under construction and closed until July 1. • In better news, the commission will host the state's ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 6/23/2016 7:11:09 PM
  • Kids get intro to fishing at Moraine event
  • “I’m happy,” said Jordyn. “I never caught a fish before.” The event, which was put together by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, is one of six that occur across the state in May and June. According to event supervisor Chad ...
  • New Castle News
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  • 6/20/2016 5:10:02 AM
  • Bass fishing season kicks off locally
  • Every fish caught must be recorded and details sent to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission each week which allows the agency to maintain records of each fishery. And by competing in tournaments every year, the anglers also have a good idea of what ..
  • Times-Leader
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  • 6/19/2016 12:06:24 PM
  • Carp a fun catch, especially fishing European style
  • Nothing could be farther from the truth. There are four types of carp in Pennsylvania: common, mirror, leather and grass. The few anglers who choose to target these fish understand that landing a fish weighing in the teens is common. Berks County anglers .
  • Reading Eagle
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  • 6/19/2016 4:13:57 AM
  • Our corner of western Pennsylvania offers great bass fishing
  • Of the roughly 30 or so species of fish that are regularly pursued in Pennsylvania, two of the most popular are the largemouth and smallmouth bass. They are my favorites. In fact, if I had to pick one species and type of fishing for the rest of my life, it
  • Ellwood City Ledger
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  • 6/17/2016 4:44:57 AM
  • Fish Identification
  • The members will be on hand to teach people how to identify native Pennsylvania fishes. The program will be held in the Locust Lake State Park amphitheater. This program will be held rain or shine. In case of inclement weather, it will be moved to the ...
  • Times News
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  • 6/17/2016 3:11:54 AM
  • Fish & Boat Commission to work on erosion issue near Children's Lake
  • Michele Jacoby, director of the bureau of engineering at the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission, said they were contacted by the township since the lake and dam fall into their jurisdiction. Commission crews determined the water was coming from the lake.
  • The Sentinel Cumberlink
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  • 6/14/2016 6:10:14 PM
  • App For Anglers Will Squash Any Fights Over Who Caught The Biggest Fish
  • “I have lots and lots of memories,” Blood said. He's one of more than 800,000 licensed fishermen and women in Pennsylvania, according to Angler Labs founder Nic Wilson. It’s a growing sport, Wilson said -- one he loves. And it's that passion that ...
  • 90.5WESA
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  • 6/14/2016 4:37:11 PM
  • Colyer Lake reopens to boats, fish
  • The lake was one of 25 other Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission lakes across the state that have high-hazard dams in need of repair, PFBC Executive Director John Arway said at the event. “We’re thrilled to be able to reopen this lake for the outdoor ...
  • Centre Daily
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  • 6/12/2016 10:34:29 AM
  • Fish tales: Anglers, guides, officials offer tips for bass season
  • Whether casting a plug into a pond, drifting down the Susquehanna River or paddling in a lake, anglers across Pennsylvania will start reeling in bass on Saturday. To kick off the season, anglers, guides and Fish and Boat officials have provided some tips .
  • Standard Speaker
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  • 6/12/2016 8:18:29 AM
  • Fish tales: Anglers, guides, officials offer tips for bass season
  • Whether casting a plug into a pond, drifting down the Susquehanna River or paddling in a lake, anglers across Pennsylvania will start reeling in bass Saturday. To kick off the season, anglers, guides and Fish and Boat officials have provided some tips for
  • The Times Tribune
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  • 6/12/2016 4:07:56 AM
  • Dave Wolf: Bass season in Pa. means summer is here
  • Since the notices often arrive late, it’s time to announce the PFBC’s second free fishing day in the Commonwealth. Fish-for-Free Days allow anyone – residents and non-residents – to legally fish in Pennsylvania without a fishing license.
  • Lebanon Daily News
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  • 6/9/2016 11:16:49 PM
  • Colyer Lake to reopen
  • "We're really excited." The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission started refilling the lake in December 2015. The lake is currently open for canoeing and kayaking, but fishing will be limited to catch and release regulations until the fish have time to ..
  • WTAJ
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  • 6/9/2016 10:19:33 PM
  • Contaminated water being pumped into creek in Horsham
  • However, plants and fish could be at risk ... asked by this news agency if residents should refrain from fishing, wading or interacting with the affected waterways. Representatives from the Pennsylvania DEP deferred questions about fish consumption ...
  • theintell.com
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  • 6/9/2016 5:23:05 AM
  • Bass season kicks off in Pa. June 18
  • "Our Commonwealth has over 86,000 miles of streams and rivers to fish and more than 4,000 lakes and reservoirs, the majority of which contain bass." The number of anglers fishing for bass in Pennsylvania is second only to those who fish for trout.
  • Lewistown Sentinel
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  • 6/9/2016 4:18:39 AM
  • Reel Recovery: A community of healing and peace
  • They were participants in the Pennsylvania chapter of the Reel Recovery program, a non-profit organization that conducts free fly-fishing retreats for men fighting ... Participants in the retreat were taught to fly-fish by expert guides and also ...
  • The Sentinel Cumberlink
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  • 6/8/2016 4:15:40 PM
  • Bass season kicks off June 18
  • “Our Commonwealth has over 86,000 miles of streams and rivers to fish and more than 4,000 lakes and reservoirs, the majority of which contain bass.” The number of anglers fishing for bass in Pennsylvania is second only to those who fish for trou
  • Meadville Tribune
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  • 6/8/2016 10:53:33 AM
  • JEFF KNAPP: Catfish tourney set on Allegheny River
  • Perhaps one of the biggest challenges of fishing for big cats is acquiring the bait to ... Looking at the results of last year’s Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Angler Recognition Program, all of the top five flatheads where taken on some form ...
  • Indiana Gazette
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  • 6/7/2016 10:26:06 AM
  • AP NewsBreak: EU pressures Thailand on fish, labor reform
  • Thailand, which has 8.1 percent of global fishing exports, needs the wealthy European market to maintain its seafood prominence. Annual Thai fish exports to the EU ... (AP) — The former manager of a western Pennsylvania city has now been charged with ...
  • The News & Advance
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  • 6/7/2016 9:07:21 AM
  • Lehigh River Stocking Association celebrating 25 years
  • Gyory, who's been a LRSA member for more than a decade, said the organization started the cooperative nursery with the Pennsylvania ... 200 adult 12-inch fish in a year. The survival rate is only about three percent." As far as fishing the Lehigh River ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 6/7/2016 1:22:04 AM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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Pennsylvania Weather

Eden, PA (17601)

Updated on 20:38 PM

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70°F 

Feels like: 70°F

Wind:160° 4 Kt
Humidity:68% 
Dew Point:59°F
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Sunrise: 05:33 AM 

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