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Fishing Virginia

EZFishing brings you Virginia'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 9384 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Virginia Fishing Resources

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

Virginia Fishing Regulations

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


Virginia 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 Virginia Government Agencies

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

Virginia Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Virginia.

  • Two From Marion Co. Plead Guilty to Trout Fishing Law Violations
  • WVDNR – Two residents of Marion County were charged with and have pleaded guilty to violations of the state’s trout fishing laws. A months-long investigation by officers of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Section ...
  • WDTV 5 News
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  • 4/16/2014 3:39:05 PM
  • Almy: More than 6K saltwater trophy fish registered
  • Virginia anglers caught 6,167 citation-sized saltwater gamefish in 2013, topping the 6,000 mark for the second year in a row. This is the ninth time anglers have caught over 6,000 trophy-sized fish in a year since the Saltwater Tournament began in 1958.
  • Northern Virginia Daily
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  • 4/14/2014 8:27:47 PM
  • State issues new fish consumption advisories
  • CHARLESTON — West Virginia has updated its advisories for eating fish caught in lakes and rivers. The 2014 West Virginia Sport Fish Consumption Advisory removes limits on consumption of Greenbrier River smallmouth bass and walleye caught in Summersville ..
  • The Register Herald
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  • 4/14/2014 8:27:47 PM
  • Man Drowns off Fishing Pier on Virginia's Eastern Shore
  • WARDTOWN, Va.- Authorities say a 30-year-old man accidentally drowned early Monday off a fishing pier on Virginia's Eastern Shore. Virginia State Police said that at around 1:30 a.m. they were called to a fishing pier off of Morleys Wharf Road in Wardtown
  • WBOC
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  • 4/14/2014 11:45:14 AM
  • Man drowns off fishing pier on Eastern Shore
  • WARDTOWN- A 30-year-old man drowned off a fishing pier on Morleys Wharf Road in Wardtown after witnesses say he went into the water to retrieve his car keys and clothing. Virginia State Police were called to the pier at around 1:30 AM Monday morning.
  • WVEC
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  • 4/14/2014 11:09:27 AM
  • Taking it Easy – Chillin’ with Some Kitties
  • If you follow my post here at Jackson or my blog, you know that I am pretty intense about fishing here in Southeast Virginia. Soon tournament season will start and so will the pressure associated with competitive fishing. I love to fish hard and I look ...
  • playak.com
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  • 4/12/2014 11:29:07 PM
  • First Citation Of The Year
  • but things are changing everyday. Pardon me..... yank was a strong word to use. it does seem more northern type folks use the word citation to describe a fish.... I am not meaning to lump in Ole Virginia. why the use/meaning of citation in reference to a b
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 4/11/2014 4:06:30 PM
  • Organizers Gear Up for Virginia Fly Fishing and Wine Festival
  • The Virginia Fly Fishing and Wine Festival kicks off Saturday morning, and organizers say the weekend offers something for everyone. More than 1,500 are expected to gather on the banks of the South River of Waynesboro for the event. Fly fishers say you can
  • NBC 29 News
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  • 4/11/2014 3:59:20 PM
  • Weekend offers appealing outdoor opportunities
  • The 14th annual Virginia Fly Fishing Festival will take place Saturday and Sunday on the banks of the South River in Waynesboro. This is the largest outdoor fly fishing event in the country that offers on-stream instruction.
  • Times Dispatch
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  • 4/11/2014 3:27:43 AM
  • Fly Fishing and Wine Festival Coming to Waynesboro
  • WAYNESBORO, Va. (WHSV) -- The 14th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing and Wine Festival in Waynesboro is almost upon us. Fishermen are encouraging everyone to come out and learn how to fly fish this weekend. "This woodpile that I'm fishing around is what we call
  • WHSV
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  • 4/10/2014 10:05:36 PM
  • FISHING REPORT
  • OVERVIEW: April is a hot month in Virginia for all types of fishing, especially freshwater. The weekend weather report looks great so get out there and tighten a line. RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER: The river started to come alive last week. White perch ...
  • Fredicksburg
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  • 4/10/2014 3:28:54 AM
  • Reel Big Fish come to Tech
  • Hillel and the Jewish Student Union at Virginia Tech will host a performance by popular ska-punk band Reel Big Fish in honor of Daniel Pearl World Music Days. They’ll be joined by Blacksburg's own N.A.R.P. at the concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Squires ...
  • Collegiate Times
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  • 4/8/2014 9:03:32 PM
  • Giving Up Your Rights To Fish.
  • In other words, your rights were taken away once you had to pay for it? Virginia's constitution was adopted in 1776. Article XI clearly states that it is the governments duty to protect the natural resources (fish included I suppose) for the benefit of all
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 4/8/2014 8:56:23 PM
  • Researchers at UVa. Create Fish Embryo from Stem Cells
  • The University of Virginia School of Medicine has made a major scientific breakthrough. Scientists working in the Department of Cell Biology have been able to create a fish embryo using stem cells. The breakthrough comes after years of research ...
  • newsplex.com
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  • 4/4/2014 9:29:45 PM
  • Man accused of stealing fishing tackle and bait from Spring Mills Walmart
  • MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A 27-year-old man accused of stealing about $30 worth of fishing tackle and bait from the Spring Mills, W.Va., Walmart Wednesday was netted by a West Virginia State Police trooper after attempting to flee on foot, according to ...
  • heraldmailmedia.com
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  • 4/3/2014 9:02:19 PM
  • Fishing report
  • Fishing season never ends in Virginia, but there are winters when it seems to grind to a halt. That’s what we have been dealing with for the past few months. We’re still not out of the proverbial woods yet as there are sure to be some chilly ...
  • The Roanoke Times
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  • 4/3/2014 6:46:18 PM
  • Fishing report
  • Fishing season never ends in Virginia, but there are winters when it seems to grind to a halt. That’s what we have been dealing with for the past few months. We’re still not out of the proverbial woods yet as there are sure to be some chilly ...
  • The News & Advance
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  • 4/3/2014 6:46:18 PM
  • Kvd Line And Lure
  • A long, long time ago in a fishing world that was different, Ike did a presentation at a Bass University program in Richmond, Virginia where he showed us how he sprays the line conditioner onto a wash cloth and then runs the line through it while spooling
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 4/1/2014 6:41:31 PM
  • PFBC debuts fishing license button
  • Devoting some or all of the state sales tax that Pennsylvania anglers pay an estimated $500 million they spend on fishing gear, as Virginia does, would boost programs and services for fishing and boating in Pennsylvania, Arway said. Merely raising the ...
  • Sun Gazette
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  • 3/30/2014 4:17:44 AM
  • West Virginia gets new muskie-fishing organization
  • CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- West Virginia's muskie anglers have a new club to join. The Frametown-based South Central West Virginia Chapter of Muskies Inc. was approved by the Muskies Inc. national board in February. Chapter officials have already drawn up plans
  • The Charleston Gazette
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  • 3/28/2014 11:54:04 PM

Virginia Guides/Outfitters

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Virginia Fishing Clubs

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Virginia Weather

Fort Eustis, VA (23604)

Updated on 00:19 AM

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45°F 

Feels like: 42°F

Wind:50° 5 Kt
Humidity:89% 
Dew Point:42°F
Visibility:6 mi
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