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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.

  • Inshore insights: Sometimes fishing is about much more than the trip
  • And it still does today. I think you can relate to this, and maybe you wonder what you'd do if there was no such thing as Louisiana's inshore fishing. Anyway, with time I discovered this important truth: Fishing is more than "just fishing.” Inshore ...
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/19/2018 4:59:00 PM
  • How I Fish: Lefty Kreh
  • They are the strongest fish I’ve ever seen in my life. My three favorite flyfishing spots in the world are Maine for smallmouths, Los Roques off Venezuela for bonefish, and Louisiana for redfish. The marsh near New Orleans is over 20 miles wide and 80 ...
  • Field & Stream
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  • 3/15/2018 8:04:00 PM
  • Peter's Net's Fishing Adventures
  • Inshore and Coastal fishing of SE Louisiana waters of St. Bernard Parish. Specializing in specs and reds. We offer trips chasing the bulls at the rocks, top water trips, fast action spec fishing, and sight casting for redfish in the skinny waters
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/14/2018 9:40:00 PM
  • New Species of Fish Filled the Ocean 66 Million Years Ago
  • The findings by researchers from Yale, the University of California-Los Angeles, Louisiana State University, and the University of Michigan were published March 12 in the journal Nature Ecology and Evolution. About 18,000 species of spiny-rayed fishes ...
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  • 3/13/2018 5:36:00 PM
  • Texas-Rigged: Lake Fork Double-Digit Bass Run Continues
  • Terrebonne’s lunker largemouth came in six feet of water, and only a few days after the Louisiana man had pulled a 9-pounder from Fork. “I didn’t realize how big the fish was until it turned sideways and I realized it was huge,” said Terrebonne of ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 3/12/2018 7:55:00 PM
  • Fetch-N-Fish Tub returns to Sportsman Show
  • Returning to the 39th annual Louisiana Sportsman's Show in Gonzales this week is the Fetch-n-Fish Tub, with nationally known Jason Reynolds combining fishing seminars with dog shows. Throughout the show, Reynolds will be featuring his high-flying dogs that
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 3/12/2018 4:52:00 PM
  • Where Y'Eat: Finding More Than Flavor at the Friday Fish Fry
  • And so, naturally, this sets up the old corny joke about what a penance it is to skip meat and instead eat seafood, here, in all places, Louisiana, the fishing net of American seafood. But at the fish fry, there’s more in play than this dish over that ...
  • WWNO
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  • 3/8/2018 10:46:00 PM
  • Louisiana fishing town fights for survival against rising seas
  • We’re going on an American road trip, of sorts, for this week’s Climate Cast. We start in Jean Lafitte, a village in the Louisiana bayou that awaits the impending doom of rising ocean waters taking over the community. The really cool fishing town of # ...
  • Minnesota Public Radio News
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  • 3/8/2018 8:15:00 PM
  • Louisiana Fish Fry Cajun Rice Mix only $1.01 at Walmart
  • Print out the $1.00 On any ONE (1) Louisiana Fish Fry Products® Rice Mix coupon and head over to Walmart. All you need is the ground beef and you have a complete meal. Louisiana Fish Fry Rice Mix: $2.01
  • I Heart The Mart
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  • 3/7/2018 4:03:00 PM
  • Record-breaking bass caught at City Park ahead of annual fishing rodeo
  • Click here for more information. Here’s what you need to fish in City Park, courtesy of the City Park website: To fish in City Park, you need a valid freshwater fishing license from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. No fishing is ...
  • WGNO
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  • 3/7/2018 12:16:00 AM
  • Where to Fish in March
  • Trolling live hardtails or diving plugs pays off big. Southeast Louisiana’s famous lumps still draw plenty of trophy-size yellowfins and schools of 40- to 100-pounders to chase flying fish in open water, or hardtails and other baitfish under floating ...
  • Salt Water Sportsman
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  • 3/6/2018 11:44:00 PM
  • Louisiana DWF Offers Fishing Programs in Greater Lafayette Area
  • This spring, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will bring two of its most popular aquatic outreach programs to Youngsville for local residents and the surrounding greater Lafayette area – the Aquatic Volunteer Instructor Program (Aquatic .
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  • 3/6/2018 8:13:00 AM
  • Modern fish Act clears Senate committee
  • Those opposed, namely commercial fishing associations, restaurant groups, including the Louisiana Restaurant Association, and the Environmental Defense Fund, decried the Senate committee’s action. “We strongly support real solutions that improve the ...
  • The Advocate
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  • 3/4/2018 12:00:00 AM
  • Do-ahead fish soup bases make for easy dinner parties
  • This version calls for fresh salmon and bay scallops. I add some lump crab when I want to impress. Sharp, tangy, Louisiana-style red-pepper hot sauce adds kick. The creamy soup base is so good, you could skip the fish and turn it into vegetable chowder ...
  • Grand Island Independent
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  • 3/3/2018 5:04:00 AM
  • This Weekend on Discovery Channel
  • You won’t want to miss this weekend’s lineup! Scott Martin Challenge – 5:30am EST – This is the Final Showdown between Rob Terkla and Scott Martin versus Alex Peric and Louisiana Legend Billy Nicholas in the Delta for Giant Redfish. Chasin’ the ...
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  • 3/2/2018 6:54:00 AM
  • Fish soup bases make for easy dinner
  • This version calls for fresh salmon and bay scallops. I add some lump crab when I want to impress. Sharp, tangy, Louisiana-style red-pepper hot sauce adds kick. The creamy soup base is so good, you could skip the fish and turn it into vegetable chowder ...
  • The Detroit News
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  • 3/1/2018 12:07:00 AM
  • Louisiana Hunting/Fishing Licenses Possibly Seeing Huge Price Increase
  • Though the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries can tout they've not had any price increase for hunting and fishing licenses over the last 18 years, it would appear as though they'd like to make up for all 18 years in one fell swoop. In an ...
  • News Radio 710 KEEL
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  • 2/28/2018 5:08:00 PM
  • Fee hikes for Louisiana hunting and fishing licenses sought
  • BATON ROUGE (AP) — Louisiana’s Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is seeking to boost the fees for basic fishing licenses, saying the dollars are needed to offset financial gaps. Jack Montoucet, a former lawmaker who leads the agency, said Monday ...
  • The Natchez Democrat
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  • 2/28/2018 6:37:00 AM

Louisiana Guides/Outfitters

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Louisiana Fishing Clubs

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