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Fishing Minnesota

EZFishing brings you Minnesota'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 10042 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Minnesota Fishing Resources

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

Minnesota Fishing Regulations

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


Minnesota 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 Minnesota Government Agencies

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

Minnesota Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Minnesota.

  • From fish to Fleabag: what to see, do and hear this week (Dec 3-Dec 9)
  • Royal Court Downstairs, London SW1 (020 7565 5000), until Jan 14 Nice Fish Mark Rylance plays a nondescript American bloke called Ron, who hangs out on an iced-over lake in northern Minnesota with a mate called Erik (Jim Lichtscheidl) fishing, talking ...
  • Daily Telegraph
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  • 12/1/2016 12:39:47 PM
  • Nice Fish, Harold Pinter Theatre, London — ‘Musings’
  • Nice Fish is more succinct in every respect, but not much more shapely. It is credited as having been written by Rylance and Minnesota-based prose poet Louis Jenkins, and Rylance’s work consists of little more than envisaging an overall context ...
  • ft.com
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  • 11/30/2016 3:32:46 PM
  • Let s. Make. a Fishing. Pole. Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer were two charac-
  • 1 Let s Want to go fishing today? Here s how to put together a rig. Make Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer were two charac- a Fishing 52 Minnesota Conservation Volunteer Minnesota Historical society Pole By Roland Sigurdson Illustrations by Bill Reynolds May June .
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  • 11/29/2016 2:36:41 PM
  • Fishing Adventures: Salmon and halibut biting
  • Cassie Powell from Minnesota catches her first-ever salmon during a recent visit to the Sooke area. Winter salmon fishing in Sooke is picking up in plenty of time for the Sooke Boxing Day Chinook Derby. We have been hitting some five to seven-pound spring
  • BC Local News
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  • 11/29/2016 1:57:54 AM
  • Fishing Adventures: Salmon and halibut biting
  • Cassie Powell from Minnesota catches her first-ever salmon during a recent visit to the Sooke area. Winter salmon fishing in Sooke is picking up in plenty of time for the Sooke Boxing Day Chinook Derby. We have been hitting some five to seven-pound spring
  • Sookie News Mirror
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  • 11/29/2016 1:57:54 AM
  • Remembering top angler Randy Amenrud, a true fishing pioneer
  • Amenrud was inducted into the Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame in 1994 and the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame in 2000. He co-authored four books on fishing and performed countless seminars over the years. His columns graced the pages of Outdoor News as ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 11/28/2016 10:08:50 PM
  • Nice Fish, Harold Pinter Theatre, review
  • Nice Fish is a patience-baiting tragicomedy, directed by Rylance’s wife, Claire Van Kampen, about two middle-aged pals, Ron and Erik, hanging out on a frozen lake in Minnesota, trying to snare their bite-sized Moby Dick through the ice, as the wind howls .
  • Daily Telegraph
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  • 11/26/2016 4:20:27 PM
  • Review: Oscar-winner Mark Rylance shows comic class on stage in Nice Fish
  • Here he is, months after winning an Oscar, on stage on a bare set in a small theatre in an absurdist comedy he's co-written about the practice of ice-fishing in Minnesota. You wouldn't get Christian Bale doing that. And although he'd be too modest to admit
  • Leamington Courier
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  • 11/25/2016 9:36:36 PM
  • Outdoors column: Tips for more winter fishing success
  • Mike Frisch is a western Minnesota fishing guide and co-host of the popular Fishing the Midwest TV series. Visit www.fishingthemidwest.com or follow Fishing the Midwest on Facebook for more “fishy” stuff.
  • Fergus Falls Daily Journal
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  • 11/8/2016 4:48:58 PM
  • Fishing Hall of Fame of Minnesota to Induct Clam Outdoors in 2017
  • The Fishing Hall of Fame of Minnesota announced its list of 2017 inductees this week, which included Clam Outdoors. As an esteemed organization within the outdoor industry, the Hall of Fame of Minnesota selects three individuals and two organizations to be
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 11/8/2016 2:25:48 PM
  • Newest state record fish hooked in Vadnais Lake in Ramsey County
  • Excellent fishing abounds in Minnesota and travel to far-off locations is not a requirement to hook into state record fish – as shown by angler Kanchic Yang of St. Paul, who caught the state record weight white bass. Yang was fishing with a minnow and 8 ..
  • Hometown Source
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  • 11/8/2016 10:29:34 AM
  • Minnesota: Mille Lacs Lake to Open for Winter Walleye
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources today announced that the winter walleye regulation will allow anglers to keep one walleye between 19 and 21 inches or one longer than 28 inches. The 2016-17 winter regulation continues last winter's one fish ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/7/2016 8:21:55 AM
  • CLAM Outdoors Inducted into Fishing Hall Of Fame of Minnesota
  • It has certainly been a while since I have put anything down here on the screen. I had been sidelined with cancer and have been fighting the good fight. Not a place I really wanted to be in right now, but it is over and now I am on the road to recovery.
  • ChicagoNow
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  • 11/6/2016 11:53:40 PM
  • DNR: Fish Lake walleyes in better shape than biologists thought
  • The walleye population on Fish Lake Reservoir north of Duluth is in better shape than biologists had thought. That’s the news that Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fisheries officials passed along to about 30 people who attended a meeting ...
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 11/5/2016 8:52:55 AM
  • Mille Lacs Lake to be open for winter fishing season
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Nov. 3 that the winter walleye regulation will allow anglers to keep one walleye between 19 and 21 inches or one longer than 28 inches. The 2016-17 winter regulation continues last winter’s one fish .
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  • 11/5/2016 4:56:42 AM
  • Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame Names 2017 Inductees
  • Inductees in the Individual Legends category include extremely active outdoor media professional, Terry Tuma; one of North America’s most accomplished multi-species anglers, Editor Doug Stange; plus professional walleye angling’s biggest charitable ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 11/4/2016 8:21:18 PM

Minnesota Guides/Outfitters

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Minnesota Fishing Clubs

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Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Minnesota.

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Minnesota Weather

Saint Paul, MN (55107)

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