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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.

  • What To Expect At Smith Mountain Lake In Va In Early December?
  • I'll be home in Virginia from Mississippi for a week this December. I'm looking particularly at December 10 for a target date, and I'm planning on commandeering my friend's boat (along with my friend) at Smith Mountain Lake for a day of fishing whatever.
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 10/15/2014 8:45:48 PM
  • Bill Cochran Field Reports: Beware of fishing advice from strangers
  • Trout are like that; in abundance one day, gone the next. So is unsolicited fishing information. At age 19, Victor Harangozo, a Virginia Tech sophomore, already is an award-winning outdoor writer. He also has learned early on that in this business you are
  • The Roanoke Times
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  • 10/15/2014 9:54:24 AM
  • Storm makes tarpon season one to remember
  • As Virginia’s top tarpon angler, Brady learned long ago that the key to success is perseverance. You don’t catch many of these big, silver-sided fish by vacating their grounds early for any reason, be it stifling heat, biting insects, intense boredom ...
  • GoDanRiver
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  • 10/14/2014 5:55:11 PM
  • Outdoors: Storm makes tarpon season one to remember
  • As Virginia’s top tarpon angler, Brady learned long ago that the key to success is perseverance. You don’t catch many of these big, silver-sided fish by vacating their grounds early for any reason, be it stifling heat, biting insects, intense boredom ...
  • GoDanRiver
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  • 10/14/2014 5:55:11 PM
  • Man Rescues a Duck Stuck in a Fishing Line
  • Phoenix Firefighters had to rescue a small dog that got its head stuck in a decorative cinder block from inside a house's crawlspace.... An endangered right whale, one of only 350 in North America, got tangled in fishing wire off the coast of Virginia last
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  • 10/14/2014 7:32:25 AM
  • Fish Hawk Acres Farm Feast Dinner
  • Fish Hawk Acres Wraps 2014 Farm Feast Dinner Series with a visit from West Virginia Author, October 16, 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Fish Hawk Acres, Rock Cave, WV. Sarah Loudin Thomas will talk reading and signing books. Farm tour prior to dinner. $25 per person.
  • 12 WBOY.COM
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  • 10/13/2014 3:40:22 PM
  • WVU anglers win and qualify for national bass fishing championship
  • LA PLATA, Md. – The West Virginia University team of Mathew Gibson of Morgantown, West Virginia, and Edward Rude III of Falling Waters, West Virginia, won the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference Invitational tournament on the Potomac River Sunday ...
  • Metro News
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  • 10/13/2014 9:13:49 AM
  • West Virginia U Wins FLW College Tournament On The Potomac
  • West Virginia U Wins FLW College Tournament On The Potomac The West Virginia University team won the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference Invitational tournament on the Potomac River LA PLATA, Md. (Oct. 12, 2014) – The West Virginia University team of .
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 10/13/2014 12:09:47 AM
  • DNR creates fish habitat with large lakeside trees
  • West Virginia’s large lakes might soon get something they don’t have — prime fish habitat. Chainsaw-wielding workers recently dropped several large trees into the waters of Wayne County’s East Lynn Lake. State fisheries officials believe the trees ...
  • The Charleston Gazette
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  • 10/12/2014 3:09:56 AM
  • Va. same-sex couple skips fishing to tie knot
  • But fate and love and the U.S. Supreme Court intervened. Fishing, an old tradition that takes priority over just about everything on Virginia's Eastern Shore, was upstaged by a new tradition. Lania and Weatherly, a couple for four years, took a rain check
  • USA Today
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  • 10/9/2014 6:58:23 PM
  • Oct. 10 fish report
  • The Twin Lakes have been good. The West Walker has been fair. Virginia Lake remains one of the best spots in the region. JUNE LAKE LOOP-LEE VINING REGION: The fishing has been fair to good trout action throughout the June Lake Loop. MAMMOTH AREA ...
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  • 10/9/2014 2:47:50 PM
  • The Grandfather And A Fish
  • "Did your daddy ever take you fishing?" "Once he did. When we all went to the beach in Carolina. While Aunty Virginia and Mama were fixing a picnic, Dad took me and Mat out on the boat to fish. They were not biting then either." "Sometimes they don't.
  • Teen Ink
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  • 10/9/2014 4:39:23 AM
  • Fish and wildlife management in WV braces for a blow
  • West Virginia’s natural resources are about to suffer a hard hit and few sportsmen and women in our state realize it. Over the course of the next couple of months at least 20 longtime game and fish biologists, wildlife managers, or assistant chiefs will ..
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  • 10/8/2014 1:48:46 AM
  • Daves Wins Bass Fishing League Tournament On The James River
  • The largest bass fishing site on the Web! The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide HENRICO, Va. (Oct. 6, 2014) – Chris Daves of Spring Grove, Virginia, weighed a three-day total of 15 bass totaling 33 pounds even to win the Bass Fishing League Regional ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 10/7/2014 3:44:30 AM
  • The exotic history of British fish and chips
  • whose niece Virginia put together a collection of his favourite recipes, including Alexis Soyer’s 1855 instructions for fish fried in the Jewish manner. From Dickens and Mayhew we know it was at about this time that chipped potatoes became the invariable .
  • Daily Telegraph
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  • 10/4/2014 1:27:52 PM
  • Fishing report for Oct. 2
  • Striped bass season opens this weekend. Starting Oct. 4, Virginia’s Chesapeake Bay anglers may keep two striped bass per day measuring at least 18 inches long. Only one of these fish may be more than 28 inches. The coastal season also is open ...
  • hrblogs.typepad.com
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  • 10/2/2014 3:03:18 PM
  • Fishing Report
  • Good action throughout the Sierra. Hot spots include, Virginia Lakes, Silver Lake, Convict Lake, Lake Crowley (excellent fly action), and Bishop Creek. BLACK BASS: Light fishing pressure on bass throughout the region and the largemouth bass remain in their
  • The Press-Enterprise
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  • 10/2/2014 4:11:54 AM
  • Lebanon Jumps Into the Fishing Derby
  • Shaw, a former competitive angler who once helped New Hampshire place fifth of 20 state teams at a tournament in Virginia, is excited about the opportunity to help get Lebanon student fishermen in the water. “I’ve loved fishing for a long time, ...
  • Valley News
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  • 10/2/2014 3:28:57 AM
  • STAGE TUBE: Backstage at ACU's Collegiate Premiere of BIG FISH
  • BIG FISH will have vocal direction by ACU Associate Professor of Theatre Kari Hatfield (B.A. Oklahoma Christian University, M.F.A. Virginia Commonwealth). Hatfield's directing experience includes The King and I and The Pirates of Penzance. Accompanying the
  • Broadway World
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  • 9/30/2014 1:22:28 AM
  • Stonewall Resort Hosts National Hunting and Fishing Days
  • West Virginia's Celebration of National Hunting and Fishing Days was held this weekend at Stonewall Resort. The event is the largest hunting and fishing show held in the state, with hundreds of vendors, demonstrations, and activities for the kids.
  • 12 WBOY.COM
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  • 9/28/2014 5:16:54 PM
  • W.Va. hunting, fishing and wildlife now on Facebook, Twitter
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON – Outdoors enthusiasts now can learn the latest information about hunting, fishing and wildlife in West Virginia by way of Facebook and Twitter. The pages, hosted by the Wildlife Resources Section of the Division of Natural Resources ...
  • Logan Banner
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  • 9/27/2014 11:51:47 PM
  • W.Va. marking national hunting, fishing days
  • ROANOKE (AP) — West Virginia is celebrating two popular outdoor pursuits — hunting and fishing. This weekend at Stonewall Resort State Park, National and Hunting and Fishing Days is being marked by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
  • The Register Herald
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  • 9/27/2014 5:25:14 PM
  • W.Va. marking National Hunting and Fishing Days
  • ROANOKE, W.Va. (AP) -- West Virginia is celebrating two popular outdoor pursuits -- hunting and fishing. This weekend at Stonewall Resort State Park, National and Hunting and Fishing Days is being marked by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
  • wvah.com
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  • 9/27/2014 4:27:58 PM

Virginia Guides/Outfitters

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Virginia Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Virginia.

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Virginia Weather

Fort Eustis, VA (23604)

Updated on 03:57 AM

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61°F 

Feels like: 61°F

Wind:230° 8 Kt
Humidity:75% 
Dew Point:53°F
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Sunrise: 07:19 AM 

Sunset: 06:17 PM 

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Trend: Waning Crescent 

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