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Fishing Kansas

EZFishing brings you Kansas'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 2673 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Kansas Fishing Resources

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

Kansas Fishing Regulations

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

Kansas 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 Kansas Government Agencies

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

Kansas Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Kansas.

  • Kansas: Leavenworth State Fishing Lake Drawdown
  • PRATT – Leavenworth State Fishing Lake, a 160-acre fishing lake 3 miles west and 1.5 miles north of Tonganoxie in Leavenworth County, is being drawn down so that work on the spillway can be completed. The drawdown has started and the lake level will ...
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  • 6/8/2018 7:17:00 AM
  • Fishing report: Nineteen-pound channel cat caught at Wyandotte
  • Here is the fishing report for Kansas and Missouri lakes and reservoirs for the week of June 6, 2018. NORFORK: 85. degrees, clear, about 6.5 feet high. Outlook: Bink’s Guide Service reports: walleye – have really turned on in 28 feet on the flats ...
  • The Kansas City Star
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  • 6/7/2018 2:11:00 AM
  • The Best Crappie Fishing Lakes in Kansas, Nebraska
  • From small- to medium-sized local lakes to expansive federal reservoirs, you can find great crappie fishing near you all across Kansas and Nebraska. Long ago, channel cats were king, as they say, in the waters where you went fishing in Kansas and Nebraska.
  • Game & Fish
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  • 5/31/2018 5:14:00 PM
  • Hiawatha gears up for annual fishing derby
  • Bill Vonderschmidt, president of the chapter, said the free fishing weekend in Kansas is traditionally the first full weekend in June and it allows participants in their derby to legally fish without purchasing a license. Richard Tesoriero, youth chairman
  • News-Press NOW
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  • 5/27/2018 5:41:00 AM
  • No fishing license required in Kansas June 2 & 3
  • PRATT – Kansas’ license requirement to fish on public waters will be temporarily lifted for two days in June. Anglers can fish for free on June 2 and 3, 2018 thanks to the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s (KDWPT) “Free Fishing ...
  • The Salina Post
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  • 5/26/2018 4:01:00 PM
  • Kansas Master Angler Award Keeps Big Fish Memorable
  • PRATT ­– Every angler loves to show off photos of the big fish they catch. It’s a sign they are skillful or lucky, or both; and, if your fish is truly trophy-class, you can get a certificate that will commemorate your catch for years to come.
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  • 5/11/2018 5:58:00 AM
  • Outdoors report: Improved fishing prospects, and a Missouri turkey tally
  • Courtesy docks at all boat ramps in Bloomington Park are in the water and ready for use.Special note from Tyler: If you’re a social media user, the “Northeast Kansas area Fishing” Facebook group is a great place to find daily updates about the lake.
  • The Kansas City Star
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  • 5/9/2018 5:36:00 PM
  • Exploring Outdoors Kansas: Be prepared when the fish are biting
  • Have you ever stepped into the water on the first fishing trip of the spring only to find your waders leaked? Or lost a nice fish because the line on your reel was old and snapped? Or even found while trying to make the first cast of the year that your ...
  • Hays Post
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  • 4/30/2018 1:16:00 PM
  • Channel catfish pitched as Kansas state fish
  • TOPEKA, Kan. — Kansas legislators have advanced a bill to set in stone choices for the state’s official rock, mineral and gem, plus a state fish. The House gave first-round approval to a bill designating four new state symbols. The original bill ...
  • Outdoornews
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  • 3/15/2018 3:24:00 PM
  • Fishing report: Looking for hot spots? Here's where the fish are biting
  • Here’s the fishing report for areas around Kansas City in Kansas and Missouri for the week of March 15. BULL SHOALS: Upper 40s, murky, about normal. Outlook: largemouth – good in shallow water. Try crankbaits or spinner baits in shallow water or jerk ...
  • The Kansas City Star
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  • 3/14/2018 10:00:00 PM
  • Samantha Fish
  • Her hometown paper The Kansas City Star noted, “Samantha Fish has kicked down the door of the patriarchal blues club” and observed that the young artist “displays more imagination and creativity than some blues veterans exhibit over the course of ...
  • Worcester Mag
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  • 3/10/2018 5:51:00 AM
  • Missouri Offers Classes on Tying Jigs, Flies
  • Kansas City, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer two free classes to teach anglers how to tie jigs and flies for fishing. Jigs and flies are effective fishing lures. Making lures adds an art and craft touch to angling ...
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  • 3/6/2018 8:13:00 AM
  • Wyoming anglers recount how they fell in love with fishing
  • Shortly after, Green started fishing tournaments. He’s now been from Casper to Minnesota, and North Dakota to Kansas. He’s also a local member of the North Platte Walleyes Unlimited, serving at times as president or a board member. “My wife ...
  • Trib
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  • 2/23/2018 10:20:00 PM
  • BOB MAINDELLE: Fort Hood siblings help SKIFF program reach milestone
  • By the time the sun had set and the fish stopped feeding, we had landed 149 fish. Brooke, a senior at Killeen High School, plans to attend Kansas State University and double-major in nutrition and kinesiology to prepare for a career in occupational therapy
  • Killeen Daily Herald
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  • 2/18/2018 8:09:00 AM
  • Video: Urban Angling in “Fish Anywhere”
  • FISH ANYWHERE from Kansas Outdoor Corps on Vimeo. Some urban angling action in a video from the Kansas Outdoor Corp. From the video makers: “Fly fishing is just a method of fishing. It is not bound to the serene landscapes you see in postcards and ...
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  • 2/17/2018 1:55:00 PM

Kansas Guides/Outfitters

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Kansas Fishing Clubs

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