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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.

  • MARTINO: Kokomo's Swails has lifelong passion for fishing
  • Wayne and Rebecca, who goes by Becky, were married in 1947. From that point on, in addition to fishing many of our local waters, they began taking annual trips to Minnesota and Wisconsin, something she still does to this day. She also made sure fishing was
  • Kokomo Tribune
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  • 4/23/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Minnesota fishing opener, a time for renewal
  • I can hardly wait for the Minnesota fishing opener. I am not alone! Minnesota has over 1.4 million licensed anglers; 65 percent of those anglers are male and 35 percent are female. Of course, not of all them will be fishing on the opener, but the number ..
  • ABC Newspapers
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  • 4/22/2017 12:53:00 PM
  • Fishing opener — a time for renewal
  • I can hardly wait for the Minnesota fishing opener. I am not alone! Minnesota has over 1.4 million licensed fishing anglers. Sixty-five percent of those anglers are male and 35 percent are female. Of course, not of all them will be fishing on the opener ..
  • Walkermn
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  • 4/22/2017 12:18:00 PM
  • Passions for art and fishing flourish in Center for the Arts exhibit
  • Anglers have May 13 circled on their calendars. It’s a red-letter day because it marks the beginning of the walleye, sauger, northern pike, smallmouth and largemouth bass fishing season in Minnesota. The next best thing to sinking your line into an area ..
  • crowrivermedia.com
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  • 4/21/2017 2:02:00 PM
  • Walleye stamps support better fishing across Minnesota
  • Anglers can support walleye stocking by purchasing $5 walleye stamps that help the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources provide more places to fish for walleye. “You can buy a walleye stamp any time of the year, even if you already have a fishing ...
  • Walkermn
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  • 4/21/2017 1:03:00 PM
  • Dayton to fish Mille Lacs for bass opener
  • “I invite all bass fishing enthusiasts from Minnesota and across the country to join us for Minnesota’s bass opener and the start of another terrific bass fishing season on Mille Lacs Lake.” Dayton’s visit also will highlight the family resorts and ...
  • messagemedia.co
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  • 4/21/2017 11:18:00 AM
  • DNR says Walleye stamps help support fish stocking efforts
  • FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live): Anglers can support walleye stocking in Minnesota by purchasing $5 walleye stamp.The fishing season kicks off in May. The stamps help the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources provide more places to fish for walleye.
  • Valley News Live
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  • 4/20/2017 6:20:00 PM
  • Walleye stamps support better fishing across Minnesota
  • Anglers can support walleye stocking by purchasing $5 walleye stamps that help the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources provide more places to fish for walleye. “You can buy a walleye stamp any time of the year, even if you already have a fishing ...
  • news.dnr.state.mn.us
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  • 4/20/2017 6:00:00 PM
  • DNR: Confiscated hunting, fishing equipment auction set for April 28
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold an auction of confiscated hunting and fishing equipment on Saturday, April 29, beginning at 9 a.m. The auction items are from people who forfeited their equipment after committing serious game violati
  • Hometown Source
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  • 4/20/2017 2:50:00 PM
  • Tiger Muskie Workshop April 20 in Salt Lake City
  • To attend the free seminar, you must preregister. You can do so at www.bit.ly/muskie2017. What you'll learn Sorenson grew up fishing for muskie in Minnesota. Since moving to Utah in 1990, fishing for tiger muskie has become his passion. "It's a challenge .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/19/2017 7:37:00 AM
  • Looking for fish? Try these 5 Minnesota lakes
  • When you think about lakes it’s hard not to think about Minnesota. After all, it’s called the Land of 10,000 Lakes. With all those lakes you would think there would be some really good fishing, and you would be absolutely right, but which of these ...
  • Fergus Falls Daily Journal
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  • 4/18/2017 4:00:00 PM
  • Stream trout fishing opportunities abound
  • Minnesota’s trout anglers should find good fishing conditions around much of the state now that the season has opened, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. “Trout fishing is getting more and more popular in Minnesota and there ...
  • Walkermn
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  • 4/15/2017 12:31:00 PM
  • Confiscated hunting, fishing equipment auction set for April 29
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold an auction of confiscated hunting and fishing equipment April 29, beginning at 9 a.m. The auction items are from people who forfeited their equipment after committing serious game violations.
  • Walkermn
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  • 4/15/2017 12:31:00 PM
  • 100 Must-Read Books Set In/About Los Angeles
  • 48. Sunset High series by Linda A. Cooney: “When Kristin Sullivan arrives at Sunset High from Minnesota, she feels like a fish out of water. Beverly Hills is a world apart from her mid-western hometown, and her sophisticated classmates make her feel ...
  • bookriot.com
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  • 4/15/2017 10:39:00 AM
  • Lake of the Woods Poised for Excellent Fishing Opener
  • It is tradition for many anglers who fish Minnesota waters. The annual MN fishing opener. This year the date is Saturday, May 13th and like the past couple of years, it is shaping up to be a successful opener at Lake of the Woods and on the Rainy River.
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 4/15/2017 5:14:00 AM
  • Minnesota DNR will hold auction of Confiscated hunting & fishing equipment
  • FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live): The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold an auction of confiscated hunting and fishing equipment on Saturday, April 29. The last auction was in 2014 and the items are from people who forfeited their equipment
  • Valley News Live
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  • 4/14/2017 4:20:00 PM
  • PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Local lakes now ice-free
  • The walleye season won’t open for another month in Minnesota (Saturday, May 13), but anglers are allowed to fish for species like perch, crappies and sunfish year-round. Perch spawn early, with the female perch laying their eggs on top of old standing ...
  • Bemidji Pioneer
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  • 4/14/2017 4:19:00 PM
  • Mac’s Fish/Chips/Strips new location is close, fast and fresh
  • Even though Minnesota is practically full of lakes, the traditional fish and chips is found on coasts. Being from California, I have been on the constant prowl for good seafood since coming to Macalester. I must wait no longer—Mac’s Fish/Chips/Strips ...
  • The Mac Weekly
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  • 4/14/2017 5:28:00 AM

Minnesota Guides/Outfitters

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Minnesota Fishing Clubs

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