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Fishing Nebraska

EZFishing brings you Nebraska'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 3792 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Nebraska Fishing Resources

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

Nebraska Fishing Regulations

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


Nebraska 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 Nebraska Government Agencies

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

Nebraska Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Nebraska.

  • NE: Best places to fish in Nebraska
  • LINCOLN, Neb. — With nearly 450 lakes and streams open to public fishing, deciding where to fish in Nebraska can sometimes be challenging. Daryl Bauer, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission fisheries outreach program manager, has provided some useful tips ...
  • rvdailyreport.com
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  • 3/24/2017 3:00:00 PM
  • Rick's Hunting and Fishing Picks
  • We are in a typical Nebraska spring weather cycle. Do not despair, fellow anglers. You can still catch fish when the action slows — you just need to adjust your tactics. My best recommendation is use smaller bait, fish slower and fish a little deeper.
  • North Platte Telegraph
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  • 3/24/2017 4:45:00 AM
  • Keyes: Crappie fishing can be fast and furious
  • Crappies are arguably one of the most popular game fish in Nebraska. Crappie fishing provides fun action year around, and this prolific panfish is widely spread throughout the state. There are two species of crappie, the white crappie and black crappie.
  • Columbus Telegram
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  • 3/22/2017 9:33:00 PM
  • Northern Pike Fishing Season
  • LINCOLN– Early spring is a great time to fish for northern pike, and Nebraska offers several great places to do so, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Northern pike are best suited for colder environments; they are one of the first ...
  • Sand Hills Express
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  • 3/21/2017 7:34:00 PM
  • Youth Fishing Instructor Training, Spring 2017
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will certify youth fishing instructors April 1 at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln. This free training will take place at the education center, located at 4703 N.
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 3/20/2017 5:15:00 PM
  • Nebraska: Trout Being Stocked in City Ponds, Lakes
  • Catchable-size rainbow trout are being stocked in city ponds and lakes across Nebraska. Make the most of this beautiful weather and get outside for some fishing. Take the family, too. Trout fishing is great for kids and new anglers, as only simple baits ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/20/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Now is Prime Time for Northern Pike
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Early spring is a great time to fish for northern pike, and Nebraska offers several great places to do so, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Northern pike are best suited for colder environments; they are one of the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/20/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Nebraska Game and Parks Commission stocks lakes for the fishing season
  • Winter is leaving and spring is coming. What better way is there to spend a day? Fishing, of course. Thanks to the Nebraska Game and Parks Ta-Ha-Zouka Park is now fully stocked with rainbow trout, and ready for the frying pan according to Jeff Schuckman ..
  • 4 KTIV Siouxland's News channel
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  • 3/20/2017 2:06:00 AM
  • 1,500 New Fish Added to Ta-Ha-Zouka
  • What better way is there to spend a day? Fishing, of course. Thanks to the Nebraska Game and Parks Ta-Ha-Zouka Park is now fully stocked with rainbow trout, and ready for the frying pan according to Jeff Schuckman, Northeast District Fishery Supervisor ...
  • Beatrice 1450 KWBE
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  • 3/18/2017 6:57:00 PM
  • Now is the best time to fish for northern pike
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Early spring is a great time to fish for northern pike, and Nebraska offers several great places to do so, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Northern pike are best suited for colder environments; they are one of the ...
  • magazine.outdoornebraska.gov
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  • 3/16/2017 10:14:00 PM
  • Keyes: Rainbow trout make for fun fishing
  • Spring means trout fishing in Nebraska. Every spring and fall, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission stocks catchable-size trout in several area lakes for the enjoyment of anglers throughout the state. The west pond at Pawnee Park in Columbus will be ...
  • Columbus Telegram
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  • 3/15/2017 9:35:00 PM
  • Days of stocking fish in Barnett Park may come to an end
  • McCOOK, Neb. — Nebraska Game and Parks officials indicated recently the days of stocking the Barnett Park ponds may be coming to an end, after fish kills in recent years wiped out the majority of the bass and blue gill populations. A trout stocking ...
  • McCook Daily Gazette
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  • 3/14/2017 6:06:00 PM
  • Nebraska: Spring Trout Stocking Schedule
  • The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is stocking catchable-size rainbow trout in city ponds and lakes across the state in March to enhance spring fishing opportunities. Fishing for stocked rainbow trout is an excellent way for families to introduce young
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/13/2017 4:59:00 AM
  • Get ready for spring fishing
  • It’s the time when a gamefish not commonly found in the area has its population replenished while the Nebraska waters are still at a forgiving temperature. On Thursday, the Nebraska Game and Park Commission is prepared to stock Lake No. 2 at the Fremont ..
  • Fremont Tribune
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  • 3/10/2017 11:10:00 PM
  • Keyes: Fish not feeling spring fever yet
  • Catching walleyes in the shallows can be fast and fun action. Not very many lakes in eastern Nebraska contain these feisty fish, and they can easily be overfished. Regulations controlling the sizes that can be kept help to maintain viable populations ...
  • Columbus Telegram
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  • 3/9/2017 1:05:00 AM
  • Fish or fowl on way out at Barnett Park?
  • McCOOK, Neb. -- Barnett Park has provided a unique venue for an up-close-and-personal meeting with Southwest Nebraska waterfowl for many years, in addition to being a popular beginners fishing hole. At least one of those activities will be absent this ...
  • McCook Daily Gazette
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  • 3/7/2017 5:48:00 PM
  • Community fish fries to try high oleic soybean oil
  • The Lenten season means the return of community fish fries across Nebraska. This year several churches and other sponsoring organizations will be using high oleic soybean oil to prepare the fish. For the second year in a row, the Nebraska Soybean Board has
  • High Plains Journal
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  • 3/4/2017 4:17:00 PM
  • Nebraska: Rosenthal Named Fisheries Division Administrator
  • LINCOLN, NE – Dean Rosenthal has been selected as the fisheries division administrator for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Rosenthal, a nearly 40-year veteran of the Commission, has been acting fisheries administrator since 2016. The fisheries ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/1/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • City to allow ice fishing
  • His findings in the agenda packet show David City does allow ice fishing, as Nebraska Game and Parks stocks trout in its lakes. During the Feb. 21 meeting, Core said Game and Parks also stocked Independence Landing with trout that are meant to be fished ..
  • Seward County Independent
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  • 3/1/2017 6:17:00 AM
  • A Busy Week In The Outdoors!
  • Listen to “Outdoors with Luke Clayton and Friends” on radio stations from Nebraska to Texas on weekends or anytime online at www.catfishradio.com.
  • scout
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  • 2/27/2017 5:06:00 PM
  • Of The Outdoors: It’s Little Things In Fishing
  • With 68-degree temperatures predicted this week for northeast Nebraska, I’m in the mood to get ready for spring fishing. Last spring, I was in such a hurry to get out and do some summer fishing, I threw things into my tackle bag and didn’t think about ...
  • Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan
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  • 2/25/2017 4:17:00 AM
  • Nebraska: Apply March 1-14 for Archery Paddlefish Permits
  • The application period for archery paddlefish permits begins at 1 p.m.Central Time on March 1. Mail applications must be received in the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission's Lincoln office by 5 p.m. and online applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. on
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/21/2017 11:41:00 AM
  • TV Ice Fishing
  • Do not give me the line that all he fishes is North Dakota and other waters far from Nebraska–fishing is fishing, and the man knows his stuff. A couple of months ago, Jason called me and we had a couple of very enjoyable phone conversations.
  • jaxbch.net
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  • 2/16/2017 4:12:00 AM

Nebraska Guides/Outfitters

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Nebraska Fishing Clubs

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