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Fishing Louisiana

EZFishing brings you Louisiana'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.

Search Fishing Locations in Louisiana

Find any of the 6241 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Louisiana Fishing Resources

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

Louisiana Fishing Regulations

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

Louisiana 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 Louisiana Government Agencies

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

Louisiana Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Louisiana.

  • Hobie Worlds Competition Gets Real
  • Today (Thursday Dec.8) anglers from 17 countries have set out in identical Hobie kayaks to fish the bayou and marsh surrounding Leeville, Louisiana, and now every single cast counts. This first day of Hobie Worlds competition should show which one of the .
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  • 12/8/2016 6:43:42 PM
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/7/2016 10:33:58 PM
  • Hobie Fishing Worlds Underway
  • The top kayak anglers from around the globe launched this morning (Wednesday, Dec. 7) in the bayous of Leeville, Louisiana for one last day of pre-fishing as the 2016 Hobie Fishing Worlds 6 presented by Rhino-Rack® is underway.The 49 anglers from 17 ...
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  • 12/7/2016 4:28:53 PM
  • Use Jigs to Catch More Bass
  • Jig fishing is the go-to presentation for many bass anglers. Jigs are effective and easy to fish. Where I grew up in Louisiana, bumping a jig into a cypress tree trunk and letting it slide to the bottom is a staple of almost every angler. Jigs are ...
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  • 12/5/2016 8:34:38 PM
  • Louisiana Gets More Whooping Cranes
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries received the second of three shipments of Whooping Cranes this year on Thursday, Dec. 1, when a Windway Capitol Corporation jet landed at Abbeville Airport carrying 10 of the big birds from Patuxent ...
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  • 12/5/2016 6:37:07 AM
  • Taking a Little time to Enjoy South Louisiana's awesome Redfish!!
  • Capt. Theophile took advantage of the awesome redfish bite and took his Mom of 82 years young, and Ginger fishing. Sporting the new fall colored Bourgeois Fishing shirts Capt. Theophile had no problem filling the K2 and turning the big Skeeter back towards
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 11/30/2016 7:57:37 PM
  • Social media erupts over plan to kill fish-tagging program
  • Louisiana's recreational anglers have been in an uproar since learning Wednesday morning that the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries intends to do away with its popular fish-tagging program. Social-media users have been blasting the department
  • The Times-Picayune
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  • 11/30/2016 3:04:08 PM
  • Louisiana: DWF Extends Drawdown for Clear-Smithport Lake
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) plans to extend the scheduled drawdown on Clear-Smithport Lake in Desoto Parish to allow the Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) to further assess damage to the dam and spillway ...
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  • 11/30/2016 9:13:22 AM
  • Louisiana DWF Investigating Boating Fatality in Lafourche Parish
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents are investigating a fatal boating incident in Lafourche Parish. The boating incident took place around 3 p.m. near Mud Lake along Bayou Des Allemands after a swamp tour airboat from Airboat
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  • 11/30/2016 9:13:22 AM
  • LDWF Commercial Fishing Licenses Available in Lake Charles
  • The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will offer new commercial fishing licenses and renewals in Lake Charles from December 6 through 8 at the Lake Charles office located at 1213 North Lakeshore Drive. Licenses will be available for purchase .
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  • 11/22/2016 2:20:31 AM
  • Coast Guard assists fishing vessel taking on water near Grand Isle
  • NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard assisted a fishing vessel that was taking on water approximately 11 miles south of Grand Isle, Louisiana, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans were notified at 6:02 a.m. that the fishing vessel Jennifer ...
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  • 11/21/2016 11:57:22 PM
  • Tournaments boost Orange's fishing reputation
  • He said he has seen hundreds of people from Texas and Louisiana show up for recent amateur fishing tournaments. "I think that's what will grow more than the professional tournaments," he said. "There are some things that we are working on, just nothing we
  • Beaumont Enterprise
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  • 11/21/2016 3:50:36 PM
  • Get a commercial fishing license in Bourg
  • Commercial fishermen can get new licenses and renewals from Nov. 29 through Dec. 1 at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries' office at 468 Texas Gulf Road, Bourg. Licenses will be available for purchase from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Accepted forms
  • Houma Today
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  • 11/19/2016 8:36:19 AM
  • Fishing Cabin Rentals Louisiana
  • Romancing Fishing cabin rentals louisiana History - A Holiday getaway in RajasthanRajasthan, the identity evokes myriad impressions supports a great intricate tapestry of coloring, sound and smell the aromas of. Romancing Fishing cabin rentals louisiana ..
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  • 11/14/2016 2:01:23 AM
  • A Fantastic Friday
  • Headed out in search of the old yellowmouths with some friends from North Louisiana. First stop took a little while for the action to heat up but when it did we had 3 fish coming to the boat at once. That bite played out so we found a small cut with a nice
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 11/12/2016 7:04:24 AM
  • Cane Pole Memories: Nungesser highlighting state's fishing
  • Cane Pole Memories: Nungesser highlighting state's fishing Fishing is a way of life in Louisiana. The state Office of Tourism wants to celebrate that. Check out this story on
  • The Daily Advertiser
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  • 11/11/2016 8:55:57 PM
  • Fish kill in False River no cause for concern, experts say
  • Pelicans are flocking to the new found land to feast. Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Biologist Brian Heimann said this is a good sign. "That normally has five feet of water on it right there where those pelicans are," Heimann said. He said a cold front a
  • WAFB
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  • 11/10/2016 10:08:43 PM
  • Yak4It TOC Winner Claims Hobie Worlds slot
  • With the final qualifying spot to the prestigious 2016 Hobie Fishing Worlds 6 this December in Louisiana on the line, Aaron Spry topped an elite field at Yak4It Tournament of Champions, an invitational for tournament victors held on Lake Fork, Texas ...
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  • 11/10/2016 5:15:13 PM
  • Barbers nab lifetime of La. hunting, fishing
  • It was just 13 hunting seasons ago when Brian and Brennan “Tractor” Barber had their photograph snapped by former Times photographer Robert Ruiz with their certificates signifying their lifetime Louisiana hunting and fishing licenses. The youngsters ...
  • Shreveport Times
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  • 11/8/2016 10:18:15 PM
  • Louisiana: Fatal Boating Crash in Rapides Parish
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents are investigating a fatal single boating incident in Rapides Parish that occurred on Nov. 6. Holly A. Schnepp, 55, of Alexandria was pronounced dead on the scene after a vessel she was ...
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  • 11/8/2016 9:25:09 AM
  • CCA Rebukes Louisiana LDWF Secretary over Red Snapper Management
  • The head of Louisiana's largest recreational-fishing advocacy group sent his members Wednesday a stinging rebuke of the secretary of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries over his support of the current structure of red snapper management in .
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  • 11/7/2016 8:21:55 AM
  • Five Reasons to Fish the Louisiana Coast this Fall
  • I think one of the most overlooked shorelines is the Louisiana Coast. There are over 3,000 miles of shores with ample sources of freshwater, millions of acres of marsh and the nearby Gulf of Mexico. Some of the best and most diverse fishing in the world ..
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  • 11/6/2016 12:26:29 PM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Louisiana.

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Louisiana Weather

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