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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

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in Idaho?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.

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.

  • Joe's Fishing Hole: Thousands of fish moved after dam breaks
  • It won’t be long, if it hasn’t happened already, that you will have to go into Idaho to get to both streams. Many of the streams aren’t reporting flows due to ice. Fishing is tricky this time of year due to ice, snow and mud on warm afternoons.
  • Elko Daily Free Press
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  • 12/8/2017 9:22:00 PM
  • Fish and Game considers elk, deer count
  • The Idaho Department of Fish and Game hopes to conduct helicopter surveys of elk and deer numbers next week in Big Game Unit 49, on the east side of the Wood River Valley. "We want to give folks a heads up regarding these flights,” said Daryl ...
  • Idaho Mountain Express
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  • 12/7/2017 10:03:00 PM
  • Head east to fish for Henry’s Lake ice monsters (fishing report, Dec. 8)
  • As of this writing, Henry’s Lake in eastern Idaho remains the Gem State’s only reliable ice fishing destination so far this winter. The bad news is it’s a five-hour trek from Boise to Island Park near the Montana border. The good news is Henry’s is ...
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 12/7/2017 8:31:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 7
  • Steelheaders should continue to check emergency rules for any updates.” —The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking public comments on proposed changes to the 2018 and 2019 upland game, turkey and furbearer seasons. Season proposals are available ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 12/6/2017 7:48:00 PM
  • Breaking the ice: First winter trip yields a monster cutthroat trout
  • And we definitely weren’t skunked, so our critter must have been a wolverine after all. Tight lines! Jordan Rodriguez has been fishing Idaho waters since he was a teen. Share your fish stories, adventures, tips and tricks at outdoors@
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 12/4/2017 11:29:00 PM
  • Fish project gets Forest Service award
  • The project has been carried out by a Forest Service team with the help of other federal agencies, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, Trout Unlimited and the Shoshone-Bannock Tribe.
  • Idaho Mountain Express
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  • 12/4/2017 9:51:00 PM
  • Native Fish Keepers: Picking up the tab for conservation
  • That’s about to change. “We’re working with a distributor to get our product in stores in restaurants in Montana and Idaho,” said Native Fish Keepers marketing director Lynn DuCharme. The response from those who’ve discovered the flash-frozen ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 12/3/2017 12:02:00 AM
  • Trout are biting on the Boise River (fishing report, Dec. 1)
  • Getting there: Visit the Idaho Fish & Game website for a complete list of fish counts, seasons and rules, and the latest fishing reports. Lake Cascade (Trout, Perch) No signs of ice yet, although the forecast next week calls for overnight lows in the teens
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 12/1/2017 5:26:00 AM
  • Boise River Produces a Near Record and a Great Story
  • She hooked her 20-pound, 34.25-inch long rainbow on the Snake River in 2009. Idaho Fish and Game biologist John Cassinelli agrees. “That’s pretty insane from the Boise River.” Fish and Game officials don’t keep records for individual rivers or ...
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  • 11/29/2017 5:16:00 PM
  • A Look Back at our TroutHunter Trip, September 2017
  • It was another banner week for us at TroutHunter on the Henry’s Fork in Yellowstone Country! This year was among the coldest weeks we’ve spent in Idaho in September, but the fishing was superb. Our location on the Henry’s Fork had us waking to ...
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  • 11/28/2017 2:01:00 AM
  • Tippets: The American Rivers Tour, Fishing Small Streamers
  • View and read about his most recent stop, the Henrys Fork in Idaho. Fishing small streamers can be one of the best tactics for late autumn conditions. In this article, Phil Monahan writes about some of his top pattern choices, presenting “a great way to ..
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  • 11/27/2017 12:58:00 PM
  • Rocky Mountain Camp Getaways
  • Idaho offers the best to any outdoorsman, including the highest quality hunting and excellent, diverse fishing in an outstanding natural environment. Big and small game abounds, and world-class angling is around every corner in a land that offers millions
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  • 11/20/2017 4:42:00 PM
  • Idaho Fish and Game zapping invasive bullfrogs in north Idaho
  • Biologists from Idaho and Canada are working to slow the spread of an invasive species. But what they're after and how they're catching them, may shock you. Bullfrogs spread disease, eat just about anything in their path, and are causing other native ...
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  • 11/20/2017 6:39:00 AM
  • Fish and Game relies on self-reporting for hunting violations
  • JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) There have been 110 illegally harvested animals in Idaho this year. Josh Royse, a regional conservation officer with the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, expects that number to go up. “Particularly what we see is an uptick in ..
  • KMVT News
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  • 11/20/2017 6:08:00 AM
  • Community comes together to take two elderly men fishing
  • SWAN VALLEY, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - Two Idaho natives got to continue their love of fishing today...80 years after they first began. "Oh, it's heaven," Richard Adams, Fairwinds Retirement Community resident, said. "There's no place better." Residents of the .
  • Local News 8
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  • 9/28/2017 12:05:00 AM
  • Fish and Game: Chukar Season Off to Good Start
  • OWYHEE COUNTY, Idaho (KLIX) – Initial reports from hunters say that chukar hunting in southwest Idaho is off to a good start. Hunters are reporting favorable chukar hunting in the Owyhee Desert, according to the Idaho Department of Fish and Game.
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 9/27/2017 8:06:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s Fishing-Hunting Report for Sept. 28
  • Several lakes, including Williams, Badger, Fish, Downs and Coffeepot close after Saturday. Wet weather throughout Idaho, including snow at higher elevations, has largely ended the active fire season, but some closures could still remain in some areas ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 9/27/2017 7:40:00 PM
  • Steelhead fishing clinic coming up
  • Young anglers ages 8-14 are invited to participate in the annual Steelhead Clinic to be held 6-8 p.m. Oct. 26 and 8-3 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Idaho Department of Fish and Game’s Clearwater Region office, on 16th street in Lewiston. Information about ...
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  • 9/27/2017 3:04:00 PM
  • Where To Take Your Fishing Vacation – Some Great Ideas
  • Streams and rivers outside of the Park also offer great fishing opportunities, as do the waters of nearby Idaho and Montana. Wyoming is home to 62 native species, including Arctic grayling, burbot, channel catfish, shiners, chub, several trout species ...
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  • 9/27/2017 11:30:00 AM

Idaho Guides/Outfitters

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Idaho Fishing Clubs

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