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Fishing Missouri

EZFishing brings you Missouri'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 Missouri

Find any of the 7634 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Missouri Fishing Resources

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

Missouri Fishing Regulations

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

Missouri 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 Missouri Government Agencies

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

Missouri Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Missouri.

  • Q&A: USD Lineman Says Football, Fishing Are His Two Passions
  • You mention the name ‘Yankton’ and he instantly starts talking about fishing along the Missouri River. He’ll tell you what he’s caught and what he’s wanted to catch. He’ll tell you stories about his family’s love of fishing and hunting.
  • Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan
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  • 9/28/2017 12:28:00 AM
  • Tyson Admits Guilt, Settles with Gov't Over 2014 Fish Kill
  • An estimated 108,000 fish died in Clear Creek in May 2014, after a liquid food supplement from the Tyson plant in Monett, Missouri got into the Monett city water treatment plant and then into Clear Creek. Tyson reached a settlement with the State of ...
  • Ozarks First.
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  • 9/27/2017 5:02:00 PM
  • Missouri DC Receives Innovation Award for Fishing App
  • Center for Digital Government honors MDC for providing exceptional customer service through technology. MDC's Alex Prentice, pictured center, accepted the award on behalf of MDC at a ceremony in mid-September. Center for Digital Government honors MDC for .
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  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • Missouri River Fishing Report September 26
  • All good here in this neighborhood as we move into the last week of September and have October on our minds. The fishing has us thinking that direction too. Getting better every day. The past few days the tiny BWO’s are out there in the afternoon with ...
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  • 9/26/2017 1:21:00 PM
  • How to catch those damn Pseudo eating fish!
  • Sound familiar? I bet it does. This is a hatch that has many pulling their hair out daily fishing Montana’s Missouri River. A few tips this Monday morning to hopefully capitalize on your frustrations. See, a few ways to combat your frustrations here this .
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  • 9/25/2017 12:51:00 PM
  • Bass Fishing Hall of Fame Induction Nov. 9
  • Located adjacent to Bass Pro Shops National Headquarters in Springfield, Missouri, the 320,000-square-foot experience celebrates people who hunt, fish, and act as stewards of the land and water.
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  • 9/25/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Old friend gets in Bass Fishing HOF
  • He is part of the 2017 class and will be honored at a hall of fame ceremony in Springfield, Missouri in November. I’m one of the guys he got addicted to bass fishing, and it was right around the time he sold his first article to Bassmaster magazine.
  • The Herald Palladium
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  • 9/24/2017 10:07:00 AM
  • This buffalo is a fish
  • The fish in the background is also a buffalo, and also shows the body shape. Buffalo are native to North America and common in Southeast Missouri. They spawn in great numbers each spring in the waters of Mingo National Wildlife Refuge.
  • Southeast Missourian
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  • 9/24/2017 5:08:00 AM
  • Keeping An Eye On Your Line Means More Fish
  • Yes, they can, but in the turbid, dirtier water we fish down here at the tail end of the South Dakota Missouri River impoundments, you are not able to see your lure or your line once it gets past ten inches to a foot. Moreover, when the line gets down to .
  • Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan
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  • 9/23/2017 6:05:00 AM
  • World’s largest fish and wildlife attraction opens in Missouri
  • The largest fish and wildlife attraction in the world opened Friday in Springfield, Mo. Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium has 1.5 million gallons of fresh and saltwater aquariums, 1.5 miles of trails and 35,000 live animals ..
  • BND
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  • 9/22/2017 4:55:00 PM
  • Our Summer Fishing Trip to Holter Lake Montana
  • When we envisioned fishing in Montana we figured it would be picturesque, but this lake blew us away. Holter Lake is a reservoir in the Missouri River created by a dam built in 1908. The history of this area, however, goes back much further, even before ..
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  • 9/21/2017 5:59:00 PM
  • Missouri: Fish-Focused Nature Journaling Oct. 11
  • Participants will hone their observing skills and discover unique ways to document Missouri's fascinating fish at Journaling and Sketching Missouri Fish, Wednesday, Oct. 11 at the August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area. Photo by Matt Ormsby ...
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  • 9/21/2017 6:26:00 AM
  • This Rare, White Bear May Be the Key to Saving a Canadian Rainforest
  • The Hagfish Is the Slimy Sea Creature of Your Nightmares (3:00) In 1828, John Jacob Astor built a trading post on the Missouri River. Business was so profitable that it only took four decades for Astor to become America's first multimillionaire.
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  • 9/20/2017 6:14:00 PM
  • Hump Day Fishing Report Montana’s Missouri River
  • Lots of ways to skin the cat out there. Dry, dripper, nymphing, streamer fishing. Your choice. Swinging too. It is all on here in central Montana. You can nymph them up at pretty much whatever depth you like. Some are deep with split shot. Some are deep ..
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  • 9/20/2017 11:30:00 AM
  • Missouri River reservoirs fishing report
  • Canyon Ferry: Cool and wet weather this past week kept most anglers at home. However, a few rainbow trout and yellow perch were caught from shore using worms near the Silos and Pond 4. A handful of anglers had success trolling for walleye, using worm ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 9/19/2017 7:27:00 PM
  • Donna Loree (Fish) Harrington
  • Survivors include her son, Mark and his wife, Carol, of Raymore, Missouri; her daughter, Ellen of Pittsburg; two grandchildren, Madeline and Gabriel; her brother, Cecil Fish and his wife, Bonnie, of Ottawa; four nieces; four nephews; and several ...
  • Parsons Sun
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  • 9/19/2017 11:00:00 AM
  • Lions Club fish fry is Sunday
  • Proceeds from the fish fry purchase eyeglasses for the needy as well as support charities such as Missouri Lions Eye Research Foundation, Leader Dogs for the Blind and Lions Club International Foundation.
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  • 9/18/2017 4:54:00 PM
  • 2 Spots Open for Headhunters Fly Shop Advanced Fly Fishing School
  • Call today for add’l info! Want to get better at fishing the Missouri River? Want to improve your dry fly cast? Presentation? Fish finding skills? Well we do too! And this fall we once again offer Headhunters Fly Shop Advanced Fly Fishing School.
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  • 9/17/2017 11:52:00 AM
  • Thousands of sturgeon moved from Genoa Fish Hatchery to Missouri
  • Genoa, WI (WXOW) - The Missouri department of conservation received a special delivery from Genoa, Wisconsin: a truck full of just under 10,000 lake sturgeon. It's something the Genoa National Fish Hatchery does every year for Missouri and other areas of .
  • FIS
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  • 9/15/2017 12:53:00 PM
  • Shakespeare Joins As Sponsor for National Hunting and Fishing Day
  • To take the pledge for NHF Day Challenge, visit or call 417-225-1162. NHF Day's official home is at the Wonders of Wildlife in Springfield, Missouri. Both entities share the goal of strengthening the image of hunting, shooting and fishing.
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  • 9/15/2017 7:53:00 AM

Missouri Guides/Outfitters

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Missouri Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Missouri.

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