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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.

Search Fishing Locations in Nebraska

Find any of the 3792 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


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.

  • Nebraska: Rainbow Trout Stockings Scheduled
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Catchable-size rainbow trout are being stocked in city ponds and lakes across the state by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. These stockings will enhance fishing opportunities this fall and winter. Trout fishing is a great way to ...
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  • 9/25/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • National hunting and fishing day in Nebraska
  • MINATARE, Neb. National Hunting and Fishing day came about to recognize America’s hunters and fisherman for their leadership in fish and wildlife conversation. National Hunting and Fishing Day has pledged for participants to bring someone along with you ..
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  • 9/24/2017 3:20:00 AM
  • National Hunting and Fishing Day is Saturday
  • In addition, spending supports more than 12,085 jobs in Nebraska and generates over $81 million in state and local taxes. "Secretary Zinke has made a commitment to fishing and other wildlife activities that is in line with our mission", said RBFF President
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  • 9/22/2017 9:47:00 PM
  • Nebraska: Rainbow Trout Stockings Scheduled for Fall
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Catchable-size rainbow trout are being stocked in city ponds and lakes across the state by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. These stockings will enhance fishing opportunities this fall and winter. Trout fishing is a great way to ...
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  • 9/21/2017 6:26:00 AM
  • Trout stocking bolsters fall fishing at Fremont Lakes SRA
  • “Most of the year, finding enough prey to eat and grow is the primary driver of fish behavior, and that is most true in the autumn,” Daryl Bauer, fisheries outreach program manager for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, said. That means some of ...
  • Fremont Tribune
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  • 9/21/2017 12:58:00 AM
  • Gov. Ricketts proclaims Sept. 23 National Hunting and Fishing Day in Nebraska
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Sportsmen and sportswomen have contributed greatly to Nebraska’s outdoor heritage. To honor them, Gov. Pete Ricketts on Wednesday signed a proclamation dedicating Sept. 23 as National Hunting and Fishing Day in Nebraska. For more than ...
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  • 9/20/2017 8:46:00 PM
  • Fall can be productive time for fishing
  • Fall is one of the best times of year to catch some of the biggest, fattest fish. An abundance of natural prey in Nebraska waters means our fish still have plenty to eat in the fall, and those well-fed fish can be a challenge to catch. The abundance of ...
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  • 9/20/2017 7:23:00 PM
  • Nebraska: GPC Redesigns Permits/Licenses Website
  • To best serve our customers, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is implementing a complete redesign of our permits website, where online users go to purchase hunting, fishing, and park entry permits. The new site will offer improved navigation, mobile
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  • 9/19/2017 5:54:00 AM
  • Nebraska: Meeting on Valentine NWR Fisheries Oct. 5
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – A public informational meeting regarding the Valentine National Wildlife Refuge fisheries will be held Oct. 5 in Valentine. The meeting, hosted by the refuge and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, will be held from 7-9 p.m. at the ...
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  • 9/18/2017 8:02:00 AM
  • North Platte fish salvage permits available Sept. 12
  • The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will begin issuing public fish salvage permits at the North Platte District Office starting today. These permits will allow for public salvage efforts between Sept. 29 and Oct. 31. These season dates have been set to
  • North Platte Telegraph
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  • 9/12/2017 8:59:00 AM
  • Home from the Hills
  • I think many of us can relate! Listen to “Outdoors with Luke Clayton and Friends” on radio stations from Nebraska to Texas on weekends on anytime online at
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  • 9/12/2017 3:15:00 AM
  • Fish salvage permits available Sept. 12 at North Platte
  • The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will begin issuing public fish salvage permits at the North Platte office starting Tues., Sept. 12. These permits will allow for public salvage between Sept. 29-Oct. 31 -- the dates set to maximize fish salvage ...
  • North Platte Bulletin
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  • 9/11/2017 12:59:00 AM
  • Fishing report: Largemouth bass slowing down at Cross Creek Lake
  • From the Nebraska Bridge, anglers are picking up panfish that are measuring in on the smaller side. From Kellettville to Mayburg, the smallmouth bass bite is strong while fishermen are reeling in trout near the tributaries.
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  • 9/9/2017 8:30:00 PM
  • FREDERICK: Fishing will pick up soon for those willing to keep at it
  • Nebraska Master Angler applications also are acceptable. A fish of the week photo will be published each Thursday. You can also enter your fish online at our website, where you can see other entries before they run in the paper. We keep sharing photos ...
  • Star-Herald
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  • 9/7/2017 4:55:00 AM
  • Nebraska: Outdoor Workshops Slated for Labor Day Weekend
  • Labor Day weekend (Sept. 2-4) is a great chance to get outdoors and experience all that late summer in Nebraska has to offer. Ever gone bowfishing? Join us at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park for a workshop that will get you started with this popular sport.
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  • 8/28/2017 6:34:00 AM
  • Fishing Report: Capt. Charlie Donilon keeps innovating
  • Bob Kolb’s grandson (six) caught a false albacore when fluke fishing with a bucktail at Nebraska Shoal.” Henault said, “Bonito are being caught along the coastal shore and on reefs and ledges in the area.” Offshore/cod. “The bluefin tuna bite at ...
  • The Providence Journal
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  • 8/24/2017 2:56:00 PM
  • Nebraska: G&P at State Fair Aug. 25-Sept. 4
  • The Nebraska State Fair is a longstanding Nebraska tradition that the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has been a part of for decades. Our home in the Nebraska Building draws crowds each year who come to see our 6,000-gallon aquarium filled with fish ...
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  • 8/21/2017 6:40:00 AM
  • Make the most of late-summer fishing opportunities
  • There is an abundance of natural prey at that time and fish are well fed. However, there are late-summer opportunities that Nebraska anglers should not miss. Follow the gulls: By late summer, young-of-the-year gizzard shad are on the menu of all predator .
  • Lincoln Journal Star
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  • 8/20/2017 2:38:00 PM
  • Manitoba wilderness lodge offers miles of walleyes and pike
  • "Sometimes, they're a challenging fish." Family affair Dr. Ben Martin was part of a six-person Nebraska crew with sons Steve, Mike and Benjamin — all physicians — who have been making the trip to Shining Falls for several years. Son-in-law Bill Benson ...
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 8/13/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Fishing Recharge was tough Wednesday
  • Catching, however, was another matter entirely. The Nebraska Game and Parks sponsored fishing for families throughout the summer statewide. Wednesday York’s turn arrived at last. One of the agency’s trailers of fishing gear appeared near the boat dock ...
  • York News-Times
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  • 8/10/2017 5:10:00 AM
  • Governor Does Family Fishing Night!
  • Bait and equipment is provided, so is some expertise if you need it. Look for the Family Fishing trailer, you cannot miss it, anglers over the age of 16 will need a valid Nebraska fishing permit. GO FISH!
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  • 8/9/2017 8:27:00 PM

Nebraska Guides/Outfitters

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Nebraska Fishing Clubs

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