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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.

Search Fishing Locations in Virginia

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.

  • Christopher Newport University Wins FLW College Tournament On Lake Chautauqua
  • Christopher Newport University Wins FLW College Tournament On Lake Chautauqua The Christopher Newport University (CNU) team of Cody Griffey of Smithfield, Virginia, and Peter Kenny of Ashburn, Virginia, won the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 8/2/2015 9:48:42 PM
  • Carp, water grass the subject of debate
  • But Johnathan Harris, a biologist with the Virginia Department of Game ... behavior — thus making it harder to catch fish — but not to a decreased bass population. “Some people, when they’re used to fishing hydrilla beds and then the hydrilla ...
  • cvilletomorrow.org
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  • 8/1/2015 6:50:56 PM
  • Summer Super Jam youth attend Kiwanis fishing clinic
  • Many of the youth were very successful in hooking a fish but their catches were not big enough to be taken home. By noon, all fishing was concluded and the ... the Franklin Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Virginia and the Franklin Department of Parks ...
  • Tidewater News
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  • 7/31/2015 1:22:50 PM
  • Local Relief, Record Heat Index, & Arctic Fish Ban.
  • Here are the 24 hour rain totals: 24 Hour Rain Totals Virginia Beach had ... There was a recent ban on fishing over parts of the Arctic ocean that was signed by several countries. This is to protect some species of fish that may migrate there due to ...
  • WAVY News 10
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  • 7/31/2015 1:08:31 PM
  • Fish Forecast: Best king fishing off of Olcott Beach
  • Fish were found in the top 70 feet of water ... Joe Wisenbaler of Morgantown, West Virginia was fishing with his son, Tyler, earlier this week and managed to catch his first walleye ever – an 11-pound, 9-ounce monster that hit a charteuse worm harness ...
  • Niagara Gazette
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  • 7/31/2015 2:52:55 AM
  • The best king fishing is off of Olcott Beach
  • Fish were found in the top 70 feet of water ... Joe Wisenbaler of Morgantown, West Virginia was fishing with his son, Tyler, earlier this week and managed to catch his first walleye ever – an 11-pound, 9-ounce monster that hit a charteuse worm harness ...
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
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  • 7/31/2015 12:58:23 AM
  • Good Morning: Close can count at times when enjoying fishing
  • Once I was back from Virginia, I spent the remainder of my vacation week fishing. I have been a fisher my entire ... me the Bible while we waited for the big one. Trout was the main fish we were after, but there were countless times when a catfish ...
  • Times West Virginian
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  • 7/30/2015 8:59:10 AM
  • 'The Depot' to have seafood focus
  • The grill serves as an inspiration for the menu, says co-owner and executive chef Scott Simpson, who comes to Auburn after working with Capella Hotel Group in Virginia Beach ... father off the tip of Baja, and fly-fishing Chinook salmons with his ...
  • The Auburn Villager
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  • 7/30/2015 8:59:10 AM
  • Outdoor Notes: Spiny lobster season approaching
  • The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will hold that meeting from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the St. Lucie County Board Building, 2300 Virginia Ave ... to find dead pelicans entangled with fishing line and hooks,” FWC biologist Ricardo Zambrano ...
  • Daytona Beach News-Journal
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  • 7/29/2015 6:01:24 AM
  • AP Exclusive: AP tracks slave boats to Papua New Guinea
  • It was already clamping down on illegal fishing nationwide with a moratorium ... apparently as they were being loaded with fish, in a crooked strait known as the dogleg. Analysts at SkyTruth, a West Virginia remote sensing and digital mapping firm ...
  • San Francisco Gate
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  • 7/28/2015 7:52:57 PM
  • 'Hillbilly Highway' leads to fun times
  • By the amount of West Virginia license plates ... with each other's life and the stories that fill the dates between our annual fishing excursions. My friend Jacob is a fish catching machine and has dedicated his livelihood to pointing anglers to fish ...
  • Herald-Dispatch
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  • 7/28/2015 4:08:03 AM
  • Families of missing teens not giving up hope
  • Finding the boat that two Florida teens took fishing was a double-edged sword ... "That's about the size of West Virginia." The day-and-night search is focused 60 to 70 miles off Jacksonville, north of where the boys' capsized boat was found.
  • KMBC
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  • 7/27/2015 11:14:34 PM
  • Missing teens could live for 4 days at sea, Coast Guard says
  • THOSE TWO LEFT THE INLET ON FRIDAY FOR A DAY OF FISHING. A MASSIVE SEARCH ... SCARED AN AREA THE SIZE OF WEST VIRGINIA. HANDS HAVE BEEN PRAYING SINCE FRIDAY, WHEN THE TWO BOUT ONE HUNG DOLLARS WORTH OF GAS AND LEFT TO FISH. THEY DISAPPEARED.
  • Local 10 News
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  • 7/27/2015 8:08:27 PM
  • AP Exclusive: AP tracks slave boats to Papua New Guinea
  • YANGON, Myanmar (AP) " From space, the fishing boats are just little ... apparently as they were being loaded with fish, in a crooked strait known as the dogleg. Analysts at SkyTruth, a West Virginia remote sensing and digital mapping firm, identified ...
  • New Zealand Herald
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  • 7/27/2015 1:49:04 PM
  • Half of Columbia River sockeye salmon dying due to hot water
  • Oregon and Washington state have both enacted sport fishing closures due to warm water, and sturgeon fishing in the Columbia River upstream of Bonneville Dam has been halted after some of the large, bottom dwelling fish ... Roush to the Virginia Supreme ..
  • The News & Advance
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  • 7/27/2015 11:40:13 AM
  • Omega Protein : Comment: Meeting could lead to truce over menhaden
  • Omega reduces the small, oily fish to produce Omega 3 fish oil supplements ... when Omega and members of the bait fleet were seen within a mile of the Virginia Beach resort strip. Fishing for bluefish and Spanish mackerel slows significantly for up to ...
  • 4 Traders
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  • 7/26/2015 5:36:19 AM
  • Bait makers are plenty in the Mountain State
  • For a small state, West Virginia sure seems to have a lot of muskie-lure ... I was in a boat with my cousin, Bill Crane, who was teaching me to muskie-fish. We were fishing with a Mustang, and we couldn’t get it to work right. We both figured we could ...
  • Charleston Gazette
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  • 7/26/2015 2:51:41 AM
  • Omega Protein : Meeting could lead to truce over menhaden
  • Omega reduces the small, oily fish to produce Omega 3 fish oil supplements ... when Omega and members of the bait fleet were seen within a mile of the Virginia Beach resort strip. Fishing for bluefish and Spanish mackerel slows significantly for up to ...
  • 4 Traders
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  • 7/26/2015 1:11:28 AM

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

Hampton, VA (23669)

Updated on 10:54 AM

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91°F 

Feels like: 99°F

Wind:220° 12 Kt
Humidity:54% 
Dew Point:72°F
Visibility:6 mi
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Sunrise: 06:08 AM 

Sunset: 08:09 PM 

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