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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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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.

  • Fish and Game proposes allowing hunters to bait wolves in Idaho
  • The Idaho Fish and Game Commission is considering several changes to hunting rules, including allowing the use of bait to hunt wolves. The department is proposing the rule change in response to requests from hunters who want to use bait for hunting wolves
  • Wisconsin Gazette
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  • 7/19/2017 10:50:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for July 20
  • The Montana side is freshly graded and the Idaho side is paved. Good fishing is reported from Red Ives to the Little Joe Road. There has been a great golden stone fly hatch in the middle of the day. The Methow River would be an excellent choice right now .
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 7/19/2017 10:22:00 PM
  • Some spring chinook fishing still available
  • Participation in both fisheries has dropped dramatically in recent weeks, though the fishing has remained good, said Brett Bowersox, an Idaho Department of Fish and Game biologist at Lewiston. The Little Salmon River saw catch rates of around 11 hours per
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 7/19/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • Simms SOS Campaign to Preserve Henry's Fork
  • Bozeman, Montana - Simms Fishing Products, the preeminent manufacturer of waders, outerwear, footwear and technical apparel takes utilizes their Save Our Streams campaign to raise money and awareness towards the protection of Idaho's Henry's Fork River.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 7/18/2017 10:21:00 AM
  • Fish salvage order issued for lower Big Lost River
  • BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho wildlife officials have issued a fish salvage order for the lower Big Lost River in central Idaho that's expected to run dry. The Idaho Department of Fish and Game said Friday it has suspended limits on the number of fish that can
  • Local News 8
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  • 7/17/2017 9:33:00 PM
  • Fish Talk & Hunt Radio – Fishing Canada
  • Fishing Canada with Steve Hidtin. Exotic Travel hunting and fishing with Mark Warnke. Clay Owens is an Elk Guide. How about European hunting with Matt Cervantes? Brian Oakland fishes steelhead in Idaho.
  • webtalkradio.net
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  • 7/17/2017 8:59:00 PM
  • Fish and Game proposes allowing hunters to bait wolves
  • KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho Fish and Game Commission is considering several changes to hunting rules, including allowing the use of bait to hunt wolves. The Idaho Mountain Express reported Friday the department is proposing the rule change in response
  • Local News 8
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  • 7/17/2017 6:51:00 PM
  • Fish salvage order issued for lower Big Lost River
  • BOISE - Idaho wildlife officials have issued a fish salvage order for the lower Big Lost River in central Idaho that's expected to run dry. The Idaho Department of Fish and Game said Friday it has suspended limits on the number of fish that can be caught .
  • KTVB
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  • 7/15/2017 11:45:00 PM
  • Fish salvage order issued for lower Big Lost River
  • Idaho wildlife officials have issued a fish salvage order for the lower Big Lost River in central Idaho that's expected to run dry. The Idaho Department of Fish and Game said Friday it has suspended limits on the number of fish that can be caught as well .
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 7/15/2017 4:53:00 PM
  • Western Watersheds Project Wins Protections for Native Fish in Central Idaho!
  • Western Watersheds Project and our partners at Advocates for the West have entered into a settlement agreement with the Forest Service that gives salmon, steelhead, and bull trout spawning habitats in the upper East Fork of the Salmon River a chance to ...
  • thewesterner.blogspot.com
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  • 7/15/2017 3:12:00 PM
  • Open fishing on parts of the Big Lost River
  • ARCO — The Idaho Department of Fish and Game has removed all bag, possession and size limits for fish on parts of the Big Lost River until Aug. 31. Officials say due to high water this spring, an unknown number of fish moved below the Moore Diversion on ..
  • East Idaho News
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  • 7/15/2017 12:12:00 AM
  • Take the family to Horseshoe Bend’s Mill Pond (fishing report, July 14)
  • Getting there: Take Idaho 55 north to Horseshoe Bend. On the way out of town, signs point the way to the parking area just off the highway. It has been a slow summer for Kokanee fishing, but I’m starting to get some encouraging reports from several go-to .
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 7/14/2017 7:47:00 AM
  • Fishing at Priest Lake is at a crossroads
  • Later this summer, Fish and Game will mail out surveys to a randomly selected number anglers, and at the same time, make an online poll available on Fish and Game’s website, https://idfg.idaho.gov, for whoever wants to take it. Fisheries managers plan to .
  • newsbf.com
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  • 7/14/2017 4:19:00 AM
  • Flooding impacts fish habitat in Boise River
  • BOISE - This spring’s high flows along the Boise River have impacted many areas where fish go to spawn. Idaho Fish and Game says this year’s flooding will have both short-term and long-term implications on the river. Fish and Game expects fish ...
  • KTVB
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  • 7/13/2017 11:43:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for July 13
  • Entry fee is $30 per person. A report from a Twin Lakes – the one near Rathdrum, Idaho – indicates the kokanee are running larger than usual this year in the 13- to 14-inch range. Trout fishing has also been excellent for trollers going three colors down.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 7/12/2017 11:13:00 PM
  • Idaho Fish and Game sets trap for wandering city bear
  • Boundary County Sheriff’s Office said Fish and Game has set a trap up near the city yard to catch the wandering city bear. Officials asked people to keep away from the trap and not disturb it. BCSO reminded people to keep trash picked up and not outside.
  • KREM
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  • 7/12/2017 7:07:00 PM
  • Idaho Fish and Game to review wolf baiting proposals
  • IDAHO — A proposed Idaho Fish and Game rule that would allow the use of bait during wolf hunts is raising eyebrows. No other state allows that, and Idaho currently allows bait to be used only in the hunting of black bears. That practice is a ...
  • The Wenatchee World Online
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  • 7/10/2017 4:17:00 PM
  • Idaho Fish & Game trains dogs to track wildlife, people
  • SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — The state is beginning to embrace the concept of pairing Idaho Department of Fish & Game conservation officers with service dogs. Matt Haag, a Bonner County-based conservation officer, just completed a year in the field with ...
  • Connecticut Post
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  • 7/9/2017 6:49:00 PM
  • Mountain Lion Sighting Prompts Caution from Idaho Fish and Game
  • BOISE, Idaho (KLIX) A recent sighting of a mountain lion in a Boise neighborhood has prompted state wildlife officials to caution the public and offer tips for dealing with the wild animals. According to the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, a resident in
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 7/7/2017 10:01:00 AM
  • Idaho Fish and Game to review wolf baiting proposals
  • A proposed Idaho Fish and Game rule that would allow the use of bait during wolf hunts is raising eyebrows. No other state allows that, and Idaho currently allows bait to be used only in the hunting of black bears. That practice is a controversial one.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 7/7/2017 8:36:00 AM

Idaho Guides/Outfitters

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Idaho Fishing Clubs

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