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Fishing Idaho

EZFishing brings you Idaho'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 8985 locations currently stored in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Idaho Fishing Resources

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

Idaho Fishing Regulations

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Idaho 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 Idaho Government Agencies

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

Idaho Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Idaho.

  • World fish meal shortage forces farms to adapt
  • So the Fish Breeders of Idaho owner is taking matters into his own hands. In February, a new piece of equipment arrived that Ray hopes will make his business more sustainable: an extruder that will use his processing waste to make fish feed. The motivation
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 3/26/2017 7:51:00 AM
  • Department of Fish and Game re-builds sage-grouse habitat
  • CASTLEFORD, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) It's a simple concept, dig a hole, plant the seedling, re-build the habitat for sage-grouse. At least that's the idea behind the Magic Valley Idaho Fish and Game Office's sage brush planting day on Saturday. "This area burned
  • KMVT News
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  • 3/26/2017 5:50:00 AM
  • Idaho sets spring chinook fishing seasons
  • Idaho will open a four-day-a-week spring chinook fishing season on the Clearwater River, and daily fishing seasons on the Snake River in Hells Canyon and the lower Salmon and Little Salmon rivers, starting April 22. The Idaho Fish and Game Commission ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 3/25/2017 5:26:00 PM
  • Get Your Gear on for Spring Salmon Fishing
  • TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – If you like to fish for salmon, get your gear on. The state’s spring Chinook seasons and rules were approved recently by the Idaho Department of Fish and Game Commission. Getty Images Commissioners approved the seasons and ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 3/24/2017 7:01:00 PM
  • Idaho hunting-fishing fee hike bill on governor’s desk
  • HUNTING/FISHING -- It's up to Gov. Butch Otter whether he'll sign a bill that raises Idaho’s hunting and fishing fees and also boosts funding for programs that compensate farmers for wildlife crop damage, and helps hunters and anglers gain access to ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 3/23/2017 10:08:00 PM
  • Electrical problem kills 600,000 fish
  • LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — About 600,000 young spring chinook salmon have died at a northern Idaho fish hatchery after an electrical problem stopped water from circulating. The Nez Perce Tribe tells the Lewiston Tribune that the fish died at the Kooskia ...
  • Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
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  • 3/23/2017 7:15:00 AM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for March 23
  • The north shore of Medical Lake has enough open water to fish, but the ice will probably last longer than at Amber. Idaho spring chinook fishing will open on April 22, with a four-day-per-week season on the Clearwater River and daily fishing on the Snake .
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 3/23/2017 12:32:00 AM
  • Snowpack likely caused death of thousands of fish at Wilson Lake
  • HAZELTON, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) This winter's record snowpack will mean good news for water users this summer, but that isn't the case for fish in Wilson Lake. Idaho Fish and Game received a few calls last week about dead carp at Wilson Lake, so they decided .
  • KMVT News
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  • 3/22/2017 12:49:00 AM
  • Spring fishing to-do list
  • Houston, we have a problem! It looks like over the years bucket biologists (anglers who want to be biologists) have been introducing fish illegally in waters around Idaho. They don't realize what it does to the balance of the waters. You can't dump ...
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 3/21/2017 11:43:00 PM
  • Thousands of fish die in Wilson Lake winterkill
  • “Conditions must have been pretty poor since bullhead were among the dead fish at Wilson Lake,” Doug Megargle, Idaho Department of Fish and Game's regional fishery manager, said in a Monday-night release. “The unusually heavy snowpack this winter ...
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 3/21/2017 3:45:00 PM
  • Thousands of Fish Killed at Wilson Lake Reservoir
  • HAZELTON, Idaho (KLIX) Thousands of fish have been found dead from the lack of oxygen at a lake near Hazelton. According to the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, wildlife officers responded to calls from the public about numerous dead fish at Wilson Lake
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 3/21/2017 1:27:00 PM
  • Idaho spring chinook fishing seasons start April 22
  • FISHING --Idaho’s chinook fishing season will open on some rivers April 22. Anglers will enjoy four-day-a-week chinook fishing on the Clearwater River and daily fishing on the Snake River in Hells Canyon and the lower Salmon and Little Salmon rivers ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 3/21/2017 7:11:00 AM
  • Idaho Fish and Game Ask Idahoans Not to Plant Japanese Yew
  • TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) Idaho wildlife officials have asked Idahoans to plant alternatives to Japanese yew after a large number of animals were killed this winter after eating the plant. In a news release, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game asked ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 3/20/2017 3:05:00 PM
  • Coho Return to Oregon’s Grande Ronde
  • The Nez Perce Tribe previously reintroduced coho to the Clearwater River in Idaho, and the Yakama Nation reintroduced the fish to rivers in the mid and upper Columbia. The efforts demonstrate that fish hatcheries can play an important conservation role by
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/20/2017 1:10:00 PM
  • Idaho sets spring chinook fishing seasons
  • LEWISTON, Idaho – Idaho’s chinook fishing season will open on some rivers April 22. The Lewiston Tribune reported the Idaho Fish and Game commission approved the seasons at its meeting on Thursday. That means anglers can start enjoying four-day-a-week ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 3/20/2017 8:54:00 AM
  • Idaho sets spring chinook fishing seasons
  • LEWISTON - Idaho's chinook fishing season will open on some rivers April 22. The Lewiston Tribune reports the Idaho Fish and Game commission approved the seasons at its meeting on Thursday. That means anglers can start enjoying four-day-a-week chinook ...
  • KTVB
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  • 3/19/2017 10:37:00 PM
  • Idaho sets spring chinook fishing seasons
  • LEWISTON, Idaho — Idaho’s chinook fishing season will open on some rivers April 22. The Lewiston Tribune (http://bit.ly/2mRFyT9) reports the Idaho Fish and Game commission approved the seasons at its meeting on Thursday. That means anglers can start ...
  • The Republic
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  • 3/19/2017 6:36:00 PM
  • SCHIESS: Polygamist fish at Henrys Lake
  • Seven female and seven male cutthroat trout are being linked together as families by the Idaho Department of Fish and Game with the help of volunteers. These families will answer a lot of questions for the department that will hopefully end up improving ..
  • East Idaho News
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  • 3/19/2017 12:08:00 AM
  • Idaho fishing, hunting license fee hike advances
  • The Idaho Senate unanimously approved legislation Friday that raises Idaho's hunting and fishing fees and also boosts funding for programs that compensate farmers for wildlife crop damage, and helps hunters and anglers gain access to private land.
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 3/18/2017 7:06:00 AM
  • Fish and Game euthanizes elk in North End
  • BOISE - An old female elk that has become a familiar sight to residents of Boise's North End has been put down. Idaho Fish and Game euthanized the elk - which locals had named Ada - Friday evening, agency spokesman Mike Keckler said. It happened in the ...
  • KTVB
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  • 3/18/2017 3:55:00 AM
  • Fish & Game fee increase passes Senate, 34-0; heads to governor
  • The Senate has voted unanimously in favor of HB 230, the Idaho Fish & Game “price lock” fee increase bill, which also includes a new surcharge to fund depredation payments and hunting and fishing access. “Although it may not be perfect, it is a good ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 3/17/2017 7:42:00 PM
  • Coho Return to Oregon's Grande Ronde
  • The Nez Perce Tribe previously reintroduced coho to the Clearwater River in Idaho, and the Yakama Nation reintroduced the fish to rivers in the mid and upper Columbia. The efforts demonstrate that fish hatcheries can play an important conservation role by
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/17/2017 8:01:00 AM

Idaho Guides/Outfitters

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Idaho Fishing Clubs

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