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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.


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.

  • Idaho Fish and Game launching new license system
  • JEROME, Idaho (KMVt/KSVT) — The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is asking for your patience as they transition to a new license system. The new system will launch March 1. This is the first time since 2007 that the department is upgrading their ...
  • KMVT News
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  • 2/19/2018 6:54:00 AM
  • Idaho utility continues attempt to negate Oregon fish law
  • BOISE, Idaho — An Idaho utility is challenging a decision by federal regulators rejecting its request to negate an Oregon law requiring fish passage as part of relicensing for a hydroelectric project on the Snake River. Idaho Power on Friday petitioned ...
  • WRAL
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  • 2/18/2018 11:22:00 AM
  • Idaho utility continues attempt to negate Oregon fish law
  • An Idaho utility is challenging a decision by federal regulators rejecting its request to negate an Oregon law requiring fish passage as part of relicensing for a hydroelectric project on the Snake River. Idaho Power on Feb. 16 petitioned the U.S. Court of
  • Idaho Business Review
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  • 2/17/2018 11:05:00 AM
  • Idaho utility continues attempt to negate Oregon fish law
  • BOISE, Idaho — An Idaho utility is challenging a decision by federal regulators rejecting its request to negate an Oregon law requiring fish passage as part of relicensing for a hydroelectric project on the Snake River. Idaho Power on Friday petitioned ...
  • KGW
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  • 2/16/2018 10:31:00 PM
  • After Fleeing Nazi Germany, Young Skier Earned Spot On Team USA
  • So I took a year off from college, again with the support of my parents, and went to Sun Valley, Idaho." Sun Valley had not only the terrain, but the coaches who could turn aspiring skiers into Olympians. Imogene Fish waited tables between the races that w
  • On Point - NPR
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  • 2/16/2018 10:04:00 PM
  • Big cats at Brownlee worth the bitter cold (fishing report, Feb. 16)
  • Getting there: Brownlee is about two hours from Boise on the Idaho-Oregon border. Fish out of Steck Park on the Idaho side, or go through Huntington, Ore., and launch a boat from Spring Marina. There is plenty of bank access, too. For trout enthusiasts who
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 2/16/2018 4:29:00 PM
  • An Explanation for Idaho Fish & Game Fee Increases
  • Some fee increases are coming at Idaho Fish and Game. wild animals are living very, very close to human civilization The department isn’t funded by taxpayers. It’s completely financed by fees. Spokesman Kelton Hatch outlined some of the changes ...
  • News Radio 1310 KLIX
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  • 2/15/2018 6:36:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Feb. 15
  • The lake is planted yearly with trout and kokanee. —Ice fishermen in Washington and Idaho have recently been debating the definition of “safe ice.” For some, once water forms around the edges, the season is over. Others get nervous if their auger ...
  • Spokesman
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  • 2/14/2018 7:43:00 PM
  • Outdoor Report: Winter Fish Work
  • Priest Lake’s abundant lake trout population will not be suppressed, Idaho Fish and Game told stakeholders recently. All year round, former Husker and NFL veteran Adam Carriker is taking the pulse of Husker Nation. In Friday's episode, Carriker talked ...
  • Kokomo Perspective
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  • 2/9/2018 5:29:00 PM
  • Our Family Fishing and Boating Adventure in Idaho
  • Buried deep in the Sawtooth Mountains of Idaho is one of the state’s best hidden gems, the town of Stanley. This tiny mountain community is home to only about 60 full-time residents, but during the spring, summer and fall, it attracts throngs of visitors .
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  • 2/9/2018 9:17:00 AM
  • Lake Havasu Top 5 Patterns – Day 1
  • 4. Cody Murray – Nampa, Idaho – 17-2 (5) Fishing out of Cody Meyer’s old boat, Murray not only looks like him on the water – his weights are also comparing favorably to the superstar FLW Tour pro’s typical effort. “I started fishing for ...
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  • 2/9/2018 3:44:00 AM
  • Fish and Game Investigates Waterfowl Deaths Near Kuna
  • KUNA, Idaho – Authorities are investigating the deaths 40 Canada geese and several ducks that were found in southwest Idaho. Idaho Fish and Game says that it discovered two recent cases of wanton waste and is seeking information from the public.
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 2/8/2018 11:06:00 PM
  • Department proposes not hunting Yellowstone grizzlies in 2018
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is proposing not to hunt grizzly bears in southwest Montana this year, but still retain its share of the discretionary mortality, per the agreement with the states of Wyoming and Idaho. This proposal will be before the ...
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  • 2/8/2018 10:58:00 PM
  • Fish and Game seeks information about dumped waterfowl carcasses
  • KUNA — Idaho Fish and Game is seeking information regarding two recent cases of wanton waste in the dumping of mallard, goldeneye and multiple Canada goose carcasses near Kuna Butte. No meat from any of the birds was taken. Idaho code requires that the ...
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 2/8/2018 5:58:00 PM
  • Fiish and Game seeks comments on fishing rules
  • JEROME — During February and March, Idaho Fish and Game’s fisheries managers will seek public comment in shaping three fishing proposals: 2018 Chinook salmon seasons, upcoming statewide fishing seasons and rules through 2021 and Idaho’s long-term ...
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 2/8/2018 8:38:00 AM
  • Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Feb. 8
  • The fishery is open now below the Interstate 5 Bridge, but it usually doesn’t catch fire until March. —The new Idaho upland game, furbearer and turkey season rules are available now online at and printed copies of the rules booklets will ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 2/7/2018 7:25:00 PM
  • Idaho Anglers Invited to Help Shape Fishing Rules
  • JEROME, Idaho (KLIX) – Idaho anglers will have the chance to help shape three fishing proposals that will affect Idaho waters for the next three years. The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking public input for statewide fishing rules, which are ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 2/6/2018 6:32:00 PM
  • A miracle on ice: Sometimes the fish that got away, didn’t
  • The day began much like any ice fishing trip. I led students from my recent Ice Fishing 101 class up Idaho 55 to Lake Cascade. It was a beautiful day; the fish were biting, and spirits were high. A couple hours in, we had iced a few nice trout and a pair .
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 2/6/2018 1:29:00 AM
  • Pacific Northwest Steelhead Fishing Outlook 2018
  • A-run fish traditionally return to the Columbia and Snake river basins, while B-run continue into the Snake River tributaries in Idaho. Washington state fisheries managers instituted, effective Sept. 1, a catch-and-release only order on steelhead from the
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  • 2/2/2018 4:37:00 PM
  • Fish planners meeting set Feb. 13 in Riggins
  • Riggins: Feb. 13 (5:30 p.m. Mountain Time), Salmon Rapids Lodge, 1010 S. Main Street • Moscow : Feb. 13, Fairgrounds, 1021 Harold Street • Lewiston: Feb. 15, Idaho Fish and Game Office, 3316 16th Street. Those unable to attend a meeting can provide ...
  • Idaho County Free Press
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  • 1/31/2018 2:43:00 PM
  • Fish and Game kills cougar following Gimlet dog death
  • Idaho Department of Fish and Game conservation officers trapped and killed a mountain lion in the Gimlet subdivision on Thursday, after it killed a dog in the residential area south of Ketchum the day prior. According to a news release from the ...
  • Idaho Mountain Express
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  • 1/31/2018 6:18:00 AM

Idaho Guides/Outfitters

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Idaho Fishing Clubs

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