Tell a friend Send us feedback

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.

select
select

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.

  • Fish and Wildlife Commission votes down Quiet Waters Initiative
  • Regulation changes were sought on the Yellowstone, Flathead, Marias, Stillwater, Sun, Teton, Bitterroot, Missouri, Swan and Whitefish rivers, with additional changes for multiple tributaries. Public comment both written and through hearings revealed ...
  • Missoulian
  • -
  • 5/27/2017 5:14:00 AM
  • No fishing license needed for upcoming event
  • The fishing day will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 10, at Lewis and Clark State Park near Rushville, Missouri. Pre-registration is not required. Carol Clark, interpretive resource technician, said the annual free event will be held at the 365-acre
  • News-Press Now
  • -
  • 5/27/2017 4:56:00 AM
  • Natural wonders: Fishing the Feather River
  • At that time, I also caught a few carp in the river — enough to remind me of boyhood carp fishing in Grand River around Trenton, Missouri. At that time, making some special doughball bait and going down to the murky river early in the morning was a ...
  • Chico Enterprise-Record
  • -
  • 5/27/2017 2:36:00 AM
  • Kids fishing derby set for Chillicothe
  • The second annual Kids Fishing Derby in Chillicothe will be held Saturday, June 3. The fishing event co-sponsored by the North Missouri Sportsman’s Alliance and the Missouri Department of Conservation will be at the west side of The Baptist Home located ..
  • News-Press Now
  • -
  • 5/26/2017 11:54:00 PM
  • Rare fish sheds light on improved water quality
  • University of Missouri Extension and the Missouri Department of Conservation say new nests of grotto sculpin are growing in caves in southeastern Missouri. The small, endangered fish lives only in Perry County caves. MDC biologists recently found 11 egg ..
  • High Plains Journal
  • -
  • 5/26/2017 3:31:00 PM
  • Southwest Montana fishing report: Great fishing on Beaverhead
  • Montana Troutfitters, Bozeman. Missouri River, below Holter — The flow was 11,100 cfs on Monday. Cast a purple Para Wulff or a small Caddis to rising fish. Most action is on nymphs. A Two Bit Hooker or Tailwater Sowbug are good nymphs, as are Scuds and ...
  • Independent Record
  • -
  • 5/26/2017 12:14:00 AM
  • Southwest Montana fishing report: Great fishing on Beaverhead
  • Montana Troutfitters, Bozeman. Missouri River, below Holter — The flow was 11,100 cfs on Monday. Cast a purple Para Wulff or a small Caddis to rising fish. Most action is on nymphs. A Two Bit Hooker or Tailwater Sowbug are good nymphs, as are Scuds and ...
  • Billings Gazette
  • -
  • 5/25/2017 6:56:00 PM
  • Great Falls Annual Kids Fishing Day
  • Groups participating include: Walleyes Unlimited, FWP, U.S. Forest Service, Malmstrom Air Force Base, Missouri River Flyfishers and North Middle School Fishing Club. For more information contact FWP in Great Falls at 454-5840.
  • fwp.mt.gov
  • -
  • 5/25/2017 3:34:00 PM
  • Kids Fishing Derby to be held in Chillicothe
  • Adults can help the children cast and provide minimal assistance. The Missouri Department of Conservation will provide fishing poles, equipment, and bait for those who do not have tackles. A free hot dog and chips lunch will be provided, and fishing items
  • kttn.com
  • -
  • 5/25/2017 10:38:00 AM
  • Fishing report: Yellowstone National Park fishing season opens Saturday
  • Spawn sacks are also producing. The bite is better from the bank than boat. — Cozy Corner Bar, Lavina. Missouri River, below Holter — The cfs is 11,100 as of Monday. If one finds rising fish, use a purple para Wulff or a small caddis. Most action is on ...
  • Billings Gazette
  • -
  • 5/25/2017 7:26:00 AM
  • Southwest Montana fishing report: Great fishing on Beaverhead
  • Montana Troutfitters, Bozeman. Missouri River, below Holter — The flow was 11,100 cfs on Monday. Cast a purple Para Wulff or a small Caddis to rising fish. Most action is on nymphs. A Two Bit Hooker or Tailwater Sowbug are good nymphs, as are Scuds and ...
  • The Montana Standard
  • -
  • 5/25/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • Coastal fishing still windy, but trout are plentiful
  • I am recent graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, currently living and working in the Big Apple. When I'm not in the big city you can find me riding a 4 wheeler and hunting with my papa. Caption: Golden alga blooms hurt a fish's...
  • lsonews.com
  • -
  • 5/23/2017 9:36:00 PM
  • Registration opens for Kids Fishing Day in Springfield
  • SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - The Springfield - Greene County Parks Department and the Missouri Department of Conservation host the 36th Annual Kids Fishing Fun Day, Saturday, June 3, at Rutledge - Wilson Farm Park, 3825 W. Farm Road 146, Springfield. This free event
  • KSPR abc33
  • -
  • 5/23/2017 4:12:00 PM
  • Yellowstone River Paddlefish Season Summary
  • Montana’s 2017 paddlefish season closed at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 20 on the Yellowstone River and the Missouri River downstream of Fort Peck Dam. By 2 p.m. Saturday, 806 paddlefish were processed at the cleaning facility at Intake Fishing Access Site near ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
  • -
  • 5/22/2017 11:07:00 PM
  • Spring Fishing Derby draws crowd to Fort Benton
  • The 10th Annual Fort Benton Spring Classic Fishing Derby was held this weekend. The competition spanned the Missouri River from downtown Fort Benton to just past Loma, with the event-zone permitting fishing one mile up the Marias and Teton Rivers.
  • krtv.com
  • -
  • 5/22/2017 12:23:00 AM
  • Fort Benton Spring Classic Fishing Derby gets underway
  • Organizers expect anywhere from 200 to 300 participants this year. The fishers can only fish from the banks of the Missouri River, and the event-boundary spans from downtown Fort Benton to Coal Banks Landing near Loma. The first weigh-in is at 5 PM on ...
  • krtv.com
  • -
  • 5/20/2017 2:45:00 PM
  • Paddlefish season to close Saturday at 2 p.m.
  • Montana’s 2017 paddlefish season will close at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 20 on the Yellowstone River and the Missouri River downstream of Fort Peck Dam. By Friday mid-morning, about 550 paddlefish had come through the processing facility at Intake Fishing ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
  • -
  • 5/19/2017 6:34:00 PM
  • Fish for free in Missouri on June 10 and 11
  • JEFFERSON CITY, MO. - Want some free fun that gets family and friends outside in nature? Get hooked on fishing with the Missouri Department of Conservation's (MDC) Free Fishing Days June 10 and 11. During Free Fishing Days, anyone may fish in the Show-Me .
  • KSDK
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 9:26:00 PM
  • MDC Free Fishing Days June 10 and 11
  • Want some free fun that gets family and friends outside in nature? Get hooked on fishing with the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Free Fishing Days June 10 and 11. During Free Fishing Days, anyone may fish in the Show-Me State without having ..
  • Wayne Journal-Banner
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 7:36:00 PM
  • Mark Ward: High water makes for challenging fishing on streams, rivers
  • The upper end will be your best shot for wade fishing. The Missouri, Browns Lake, Harpers Lake, Beavertail Pond, Warm Springs and Frenchtown Pond are some of your other options.” Georgetown Lake is one lake that has been closed, but it opens Saturday ...
  • Missoulian
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 6:31:00 PM
  • Fishing Tournament Owner Defends Ethanol Ad
  • As the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) expanded its boating and ethanol advertising campaign this week, the owner of a Missouri-based fishing tournament defended the ads against an attack by a boating organization. BoatUS sent out a scathing press ...
  • AgWired
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 12:28:00 PM
  • Lifetime Sports Class Goes Fishing
  • Lee Smith's lifetime sports class at McDonald County High School learns proper fishing techniques during an outing on Indian Creek last week. The Missouri Department of Conservation provides a group permit and the equipment to make the class possible.
  • McDonald County Press
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 10:17:00 AM
  • Kids Fishing Day On For May 20 At Roaring River
  • CASSVILLE -- The Missouri Department of Conservation and the Missouri Department of Natural Resources want to assure people that the Kids Fishing Day scheduled for May 20 at Roaring River State Park is still on.
  • McDonald County Press
  • -
  • 5/18/2017 10:02:00 AM

Missouri Guides/Outfitters

Refer a Fishing Guide or Outfitter

Want to learn a new fishing technique or need some help for you next outing? Check out one of the guide/outfitter services listed below.

Couldn't find your guide / outfitter service here?
Post a Guide/Outfitter Referral and we will update this list.

Missouri Fishing Clubs

Refer a Fishing Club

Want to join an interest group near you?

Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Missouri.

Couldn't find your fishing club here?
Post a Club Referral and we will update this list.

Favorite Locations

Check out the most popular locations in Missouri.

Be the first one to mark a location as your favorite in Missouri

Contribute

Help us improve EZFishing content and expand EZFishing community!

Recommend a Fishing Guide who helped making your outings memorable!

List your Fishing Club web site on EZFishing.

Write a featured article about your exciting fishing adventures, and we will be glad to publish it on EZFishing.

Fishing Gear

Refresh your fishing gear with items on sale at Amazon.com.

Missouri Weather

Conditions Not Available

ZipCode 64801