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Fishing Maryland

EZFishing brings you Maryland'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 4027 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Maryland Fishing Resources

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

Maryland Fishing Regulations

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

Maryland 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 Maryland Government Agencies

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

Maryland Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Maryland.

  • Lefty Kreh Update
  • Many people know Lefty Kreh and have noticed his first time ever absence at major fly fishing show. In his nineties, the Maryland fly fishing guru is well into recovery mode after severe medical problems. Marshall Cutchin of MidCurrent spoke to Lefty for .
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  • 2/21/2018 7:30:00 AM
  • Fish fries offered in Plum, Oakmont
  • For takeout, call 412-793-0555, ext. 241. • St. Irenaeus Catholic Church Blough Hall, 387 Maryland Ave., 11 a.m.-1p.m., 4-7 p.m. Fridays. Lunch menu: baked or fried fish sandwich, $6; gluten free baked or beer battered fried fish, $9.50; tuna croissant ...
  • TribLIVE
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  • 2/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
  • Buy fish, get worm free! Living insect greets US woman inside cod [Video]
  • A video of the worm squirming in the fish has gone viral after the Maryland woman posted it on Facebook. Emily Randolph said the girl behind the counter at the Costco branch in Frederick told her another customer had just returned salmon with worms in it.
  • International Business Times on
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  • 2/19/2018 9:15:00 AM
  • Woman Buys Fish From Costco, Finds Live Worm Inside Packaging
  • A Maryland woman, who bought a pack of fresh wild Atlantic cod from a Costco store, found a live worm inside the pack when she opened it. The woman who bought the pack Feb. 9 said she recently opened it to cook the fish when she found a live worm ...
  • International Business Times
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  • 2/19/2018 6:56:00 AM
  • Woman buys fish from Costco, finds live worm inside
  • A woman is claiming to have found a live worm in a package of fish she purchased from Costco two weeks ago. Emily Randolph of Frederick, Maryland, bought a 2-pound package of fresh wild Atlantic cod at Costco on February 9, FOX 5 reported. Randolph said ..
  • Fox News
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  • 2/18/2018 6:22:00 PM
  • Woman claims she found a live worm in fish from Costco
  • A Maryland woman's Facebook post is going viral this week after she shared a video of what appears to be a live worm wriggling around in the corner of a package of fish she said she purchased at Costco. According to Fox 5 DC, Emily Randolph of Frederick ..
  • Courant
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  • 2/17/2018 9:48:00 PM
  • Woman says she found worm in fish bought at Costco
  • FREDERICK, Md. — A Maryland woman says there was a live surprise in a package of fish she purchased at Costco last week. Emily Rhoades Randolph said she purchased a package of fresh cod on Feb. 9 at Costco. On Monday, she recorded video of what appears ...
  • Weather
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  • 2/17/2018 5:49:00 PM
  • Md. woman claims she found a worm in her fish from Costco
  • A Frederick, Maryland woman's Facebook post has gone viral after she said the fish she purchased from Costco had a worm in it. Emily Randolph said she bought the cod from the wholesale store in Frederick on February 9, before the sell by date. After ...
  • WUSA
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  • 2/16/2018 3:38:00 PM
  • Should You Take Omega 3 Fish Oil Supplements?
  • Symptoms of deficiency include fatigue, poor memory, dry skin, heart problems, mood swings or depression, according to the University of Maryland. But even if you eat fish frequently you may still be effectively deficient in omega 3 because of its ...
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  • 2/14/2018 11:26:00 AM
  • Free Fishing Events for Kids this Spring and Summer in Maryland
  • Even as winter gripped the region, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources has been making plans for the state’s young anglers when spring and summer finally arrive. This year, 38 different organizations in 11 counties across the state are hosting ...
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  • 2/14/2018 6:52:00 AM
  • Maryland Midwinter Fishing Report
  • A member of the department’s trout stocking crew uses a chainsaw to cut into the ice at Greenbrier State Park. Biologists are conducting the annual winter trawl survey aboard the NOAA research vessel Chesapeake out of the Cooperative Oxford Lab, to ...
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  • 2/14/2018 6:52:00 AM
  • Fishing for winter fun?
  • He’s managed to carve out a niche market among the area’s overworked and overscheduled residents who for whatever reason don’t make it to quintessential fly-fishing regions such as Western Maryland, Pennsylvania and the Chesapeake. “A lot of people ...
  • Washington Post
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  • 2/8/2018 11:29:00 AM
  • Headless tuna case still an open investigation
  • Wentworth is also facing a federal charge of illegally harvesting tuna out of season, and Jennie Lyons of NOAA Fisheries’ Public Affairs office in Silver Spring, Maryland, said Monday the federal case remains “an open investigation.” Because of ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 2/6/2018 5:47:00 AM
  • Fish fry season kicks off with Lent on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 14
  • For takeout, call 412-793-0555, ext. 241. Oakmont • St. Irenaeus Catholic Church Blough Hall, 387 Maryland Ave., 11 a.m. – 1p.m., 4-7 p.m. Fridays. Lunch menu: baked or fried fish sandwich, $6; gluten free baked or beer battered fried fish, $9.50 ...
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  • 2/1/2018 1:51:00 PM
  • Should You Take Omega 3 Fish Oil Supplements?
  • Symptoms of deficiency include fatigue, poor memory, dry skin, heart problems, mood swings or depression, according to the University of Maryland. But even if you eat fish frequently you may still be effectively deficient in omega 3 because of its ...
  • Coach
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  • 1/26/2018 4:55:00 PM
  • State funds screens to block ‘fishing’ at detention center
  • Inmates at the Maryland Reception Diagnostic and Classification Center in Baltimore had been breaching windows by lowering bedding or string to “fish” for contraband items from conspirators in the street below, the state prison system wrote in a ...
  • Washington Post
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  • 1/24/2018 10:06:00 PM
  • Maryland’s offshore angling a big draw for saltwater fishing enthusiasts
  • No sooner does the chunk of squid hit the water adjacent to the buoy than the line starts to peel off the reel, the blue-green hues of the fish quickly giving away its identity. After a short battle, the sleek, colorful mahi-mahi relents, coming boat-side
  • The Morning Call
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  • 1/24/2018 6:04:00 AM
  • Annual fishing expo brings hundreds to Frederick Fairgrounds
  • FREDERICK, Md. - Saltwater fishing season hasn't started quite yet, but that didn't stop hundreds of people from going out to the annual Fredrick County, Maryland fishing expo. The event hosted more than 60 vendors selling everything from rods, boats ...
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  • 1/14/2018 4:34:00 AM
  • Insane Peacock Bass Fishing on Lake Ida Chain of Lakes
  • Captain Mike Groshon was raised in Northern Virginia, he grew up fishing lakes and rivers in Virginia, Maryland, and West Virginia then like most headed south for warmer weather and bigger fish! Among playing music and racing cars, Mike always had a love .
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  • 1/11/2018 2:35:00 PM
  • NOAA Buoys Help Fishermen Strategize in Real Time
  • “CBIBS is a go-to resource for me,” says Dennison, who is store manager at Tochterman’s Fishing Tackle in Baltimore, Maryland, and striped bass trolling enthusiast and teacher. “When I’m planning a fishing trip, I’ll look for patterns in CBIBS ...
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  • 1/9/2018 8:50:00 AM
  • Trump administration dives into fish fight with conservationists
  • While the fight over fish largely has been out of the public eye, it has implications for Maryland and other coastal states. Critics charge the controversy further underscores environmental backsliding by a White House beholden to business interests ...
  • SoMd News
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  • 12/30/2017 9:02:00 PM
  • 2017 in their own words: quotes and photos of the year
  • "In Maryland, each session is a struggle to tame the ever-expanding government leviathan that far-left politicians envision." Del. Mark Fisher (R-Calvert), looking into the 2017 General Assembly. "This baby's partial to holidays." Daniel McGraw ...
  • SoMd News
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  • 12/29/2017 5:05:00 AM
  • Cold weather trout fishing
  • Late fall and winter trout fishing is usually demanding but can be rewarding. Personally, I’ve taken some of my biggest Maryland trout this time of year. By mid-October most of the put-and take waters have been pretty thoroughly picked over. So the best ..
  • The Baltimore Sun
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  • 12/17/2017 10:26:00 PM

Maryland Guides/Outfitters

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Maryland Fishing Clubs

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