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Fishing Washington

EZFishing brings you Washington's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing fish feeding forecasts and interactive maps showing each location's GPS coordinates, nearby restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops, current weather and forecast 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.

Search Fishing Locations in Washington

Find any of the 9662 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Washington Fishing Resources

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

Washington Fishing Forecast

Check out what are Washington Fishing hotspots, and which fish species can be caught at this time.

Just pan and zoom the map to select the fishing area of your interest, then hover with your mouse over the pushpins to see fishing forecast for each location.

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Washington Fishing Regulations

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Washington 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 Washington Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of the Washigton State's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

Washington Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Washington.

  • Salmon fishing restrictions may get ‘severe’ – KING
  • California already is in that situation. A salmon fishing agreement between the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife and tribal co-managers is fueling continued angst by many recreational fishermen who fear it will force severe closures.
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  • 12/15/2017 12:40:00 AM
  • Salmon fishing restrictions may get 'severe'
  • A salmon fishing agreement between the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife and tribal co-managers is fueling continued angst by many recreational fishermen who fear it will force severe closures. The Comprehensive Management Plan for Puget ...
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  • 12/13/2017 3:53:00 AM
  • Salmon fishing restrictions may get 'severe' in Washington
  • A salmon fishing agreement between the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife and tribal co-managers is fueling continued angst by many recreational fishermen who fear it will force severe closures. The Comprehensive Management Plan for Puget ...
  • KGW 8 Portland
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  • 12/13/2017 1:42:00 AM
  • Report: Wolf population increase not hurting deer numbers
  • SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The growing population of wolves in eastern Washington state does not appear to be hurting the populations of deer, elk, moose and bighorn sheep, according to a report issued this week by the state Department of Fish and Wildlife.
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  • 12/8/2017 6:36:00 PM
  • Washington state senator pushes fish-farm ban, urges same in B.C.
  • A Washington state senator is introducing legislation to ban open-net pen fish farms and says British Columbia should do the same. Democratic Sen. Kevin Ranker represents Orcas Islands. More than 100,000 Atlantic salmon escaped from a farm in his district
  • Times Colonist
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  • 12/6/2017 1:00:00 PM
  • Helicopters to be used to capture Eastern Washington deer
  • It could continue for a few weeks, depending on the weather. Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists will be gathering data to learn more about mule deer populations, including the percentages of bucks, does and fawns. Information could
  • Tri-City Herald
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  • 12/5/2017 5:52:00 PM
  • Washington: Gift Suggests from WDFW
  • Discover Passes (valid for one year from the issue date): A Discover Pass (also available at offers motor-vehicle access to millions of acres of Washington state-managed recreation lands, including state parks, water access points ...
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  • 12/4/2017 10:43:00 AM
  • Health Benefits of Fish
  • May prevent inflammation and reduce the risk of arthritis. Fish is an important cultural icon in Washington State that defines a recreational as well as a spiritual way of life in the Pacific Northwest. Fish is not only an important source of nutrition ...
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  • 12/2/2017 3:04:00 AM
  • Bloody effluent from fish plant sparks review
  • Getty Images A salmon at a Washington State salmon fish farm leaps from the water while in its' holding pen. BC has over 100 salmon farms operating off its coast 1 BC's salmon farms have faced accusations for years that they spread disease to the province
  • BBC News on
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  • 11/28/2017 11:43:00 PM
  • Fish die as Lower Santa Cruz is diverted for Ina bridge construction
  • It’s the most unique aquatic habitat in Tucson, a channel that everyone enjoyed,” said Zook, who bikes that river stretch daily on the Pima County Loop bike path after working 46 years as a fisheries biologist, including for Washington state and for ...
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  • 11/24/2017 6:47:00 AM
  • Washington state delays Dungeness crab season
  • Officials in Washington state say Dungeness crab season will start two weeks later due to harmful algae. KING-TV reports ( that the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced Friday that the opening of the season on ...
  • Olympian
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  • 11/18/2017 3:27:00 PM
  • Five Great Ways to Prepare Salmon
  • When the salmon fisheries are open for recreational fishing depends on multiple factors, so check the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife for updates ( If you already caught your fish, or bought your fish, handling and cooking is
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  • 9/25/2017 6:43:00 PM
  • More than 100,000 salmon still on the loose after Cooke escape
  • Nearly a month after structural damage allowed hundreds of thousands of Atlantic salmon to escape from a Cooke Aquaculture fish farm on Cypress Island in Washington State, officials estimate that more than 100,000 of the salmon remain in the waters ...
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  • 9/19/2017 2:03:00 PM
  • Protest seeks shutdown of Atlantic salmon farms in Washington state
  • (Reuters) - Activists in Washington state plan to launch a protest flotilla on Saturday in the Pacific Ocean’s Puget Sound over the accidental release of tens of thousands of farm-raised Atlantic salmon that they say threaten dwindling stocks of wild fish.
  • Reuters
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  • 9/16/2017 11:21:00 AM
  • RV Travel Newsletter Issue 811
  • Visit Spectrum RV. Washington State Fish and Wildlife enforcers say they’ve broken up a poaching ring — led by a man who used his position as a campground host to facilitate illegal hunts. Authorities allege that Eddy Dills (age 57) of Longview ...
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  • 9/16/2017 4:00:00 AM
  • Fishers Protective Status Upheld by Fish and Wildlife Commission
  • The rare, weasel-like fisher will remain on Washington state’s endangered species list, despite signs that it’s making a comeback since being reintroduced. Reintroductions have been successful at reestablishing fisher populations throughout much of the ...
  • Nisqually Valley News
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  • 9/14/2017 9:28:00 PM
  • Mount Rainier National Park Releases Fish Management Plan
  • Alternative 2, the preferred alternative, would implement revised fishing regulations consistent with NPS, Washington state, and Endangered Species Act policy, while providing for continued recreational fishing opportunities. Nonnative fish would ...
  • Nisqually Valley News
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  • 9/14/2017 9:02:00 PM

Washington Guides/Outfitters

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Washington Fishing Clubs

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