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Fishing Pennsylvania

EZFishing brings you Pennsylvania'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 8304 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Pennsylvania Fishing Resources

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

Pennsylvania Fishing Regulations

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

Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania Government Agencies

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

Pennsylvania Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Pennsylvania.

  • Holidays Mark Beginning of New Fishing Season
  • “Purchasing a fishing license gift voucher is easy and convenient,” said Steve Kralik, Director of the Bureau of Outreach, Education and Marketing for the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC). “They are essentially a gift certificate and ...
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  • 12/1/2016 6:37:42 PM
  • Sharpsburg native wants to help maintain fishing pier
  • In coordination with Allegheny County and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, Habegger wants to collect used monofilament fishing lines, which is often improperly discarded at fishing areas, posing a threat to wildlife and nature. Through a program unofficially .
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  • 11/29/2016 12:56:28 PM
  • Family fishing for the holidays
  • And for the Smiths, it’s “family reunion time” in Destin. The Smiths, who traveled from Texas, Arkansas, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Florida, were here for Thanksgiving and got their week started with a six-hour fishing trip aboard the Just-B-Cause ...
  • The Destin Log
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  • 11/24/2016 10:17:45 AM
  • Late fall weather could give lift to Erie-area steelhead fishing
  • But some other trophy-class numbers show why the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission's stocking program is so important: A 2003 study by the commission determined that steelhead anglers infuse the Erie economy with $10 million annually and support more .
  • Goerie
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  • 11/23/2016 1:57:52 AM
  • Hussar Elected Pennsylvania FBC Vice President
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) Board of Commissioners elected Eric Hussar as vice president during a special meeting held today at the Harrisburg headquarters. Commissioner Hussar represents the Fifth District, which ...
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  • 11/21/2016 8:48:15 AM
  • Top Kayak Bass Pro Offers Advice
  • You might not expect Jed. I spent some time on the water recently with top kayaker on one of the fisheries he dominates: the Susquehanna River in Pennsylvania. I turned the video camera on him to record my questions and his candid responses. He continued .
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  • 11/14/2016 6:36:23 PM
  • Regional Fish and Boat Commission opening
  • Then Gov. Tom Wolf’s got a gig for you. The Governor’s Advisory Council for Hunting, Fishing and Conservation is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the board of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission from the eight district. That district ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 11/14/2016 6:36:23 PM
  • Waste Management Names James Fish CEO
  • Before becoming CFO in 2012, he served as senior vice president for the company's eastern group, and area vice president for Pennsylvania and West Virginia, among other roles. The company said it is still looking for a CFO. Mr. Fish will continue to lead .
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  • 11/11/2016 8:24:20 AM
  • Students Are Inspired by Science, Thanks to Class Zebra Fish
  • Steven Farber, biologist with the Carnegie Institution for Science, and Jamie Shuda, director of life science outreach at the University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for Regenerative Medicine, began collaboration on an educational zebra fish program in 2002
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  • 11/10/2016 7:38:23 PM
  • Pennsylvania: Fish and Boat Commission to Elect VP Nov. 18
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) announced today that it will hold a special board meeting on Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. at its Harrisburg headquarters, located at 1601 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110. The meeting is being .
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  • 11/9/2016 7:29:26 AM
  • Reynoldsdale State Fish Hatchery holds open house
  • The open house also celebrated the 150th anniversary of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. The manager at the fish hatchery, Harry Wade, has long time ties to the hatchery. He remembers going there as a kid and now that he works at there ...
  • WTAJ
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  • 10/31/2016 9:16:09 PM
  • Finding the best streams to fish for Lake Erie steelhead
  • Here are some notes on these steelhead streams. The first stream that any angler should stop at to witness "Steelhead Fever" is Walnut Creek at the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission's Walnut Creek Access Area. The area has a well maintained marina ...
  • Reading Eagle
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  • 10/30/2016 11:58:59 AM
  • Fish Salvage Set for Donegal Lake
  • Harrisburg —– The Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission announced Oct. 25 that it has rescheduled a fish salvage at Donegal Lake in Westmoreland County to Nov. 1-2 as a final step before the construction project begins to rebuild the facility’s dam.
  • Outdoor News
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  • 10/25/2016 7:50:12 PM
  • Panelists discuss health of Susquehanna River after decline of fish
  • The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission can’t seem to agree on what to do. State Senator Rob Teplitz held HIS Sportsmen’s Advisory Committee Meeting in Susquehanna Township, Dauphin County ...
  • Fox43
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  • 10/25/2016 1:56:28 AM
  • Creek recovery effort will take years after 2009 fish kill
  • It could be another five years before restocked first-generation fish reach maturity and the recovery for mussels and mudpuppies are at least another two decades away, said Christopher Urban of Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission. The “sweeping” golden ...
  • The Republic
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  • 10/24/2016 3:16:24 AM
  • Creek recovery effort will take years after 2009 fish kill
  • It could be another five years before restocked first-generation fish reach maturity and the recovery for mussels and mudpuppies are at least another two decades away, said Christopher Urban of Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission. The "sweeping" golden ...
  • Centre Daily
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  • 10/23/2016 12:21:36 PM
  • Pennsylvania outdoor events: Owls, fish hatchery, geocaching and more
  • Friday, Oct. 28: Owls of Pennsylvania program, including owl-banding demonstrations, 8 p.m., Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, Carlisle. Saturday, Oct. 29: Halloween Owls program, featuring live owls, experts on owls and owl banding demonstrations
  • Central Pennsylvania
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  • 10/23/2016 7:56:45 AM
  • PFD's Required in Pennsylvania Waters For Small Boats Starting Nov. 1
  • HARRISBURG, Pa.– When sunny days and fall foliage tempt the boater in you, don't forget about your life jacket, especially if you are planning to use a canoe, kayak or similar small boat. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is reminding ...
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  • 10/21/2016 7:30:29 AM
  • Swedish Fish is Pa.'s favorite Halloween candy? You've got to be kidding
  • But the state by state list of favorites has to have you scratching your head. Consider Pennsylvania, home of Hershey's Chocolate, the makers of said Reese's Peanut Cup. Influenster says Swedish Fish, a confection made in Canada by a global comglomerate ..
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 10/20/2016 5:47:17 PM
  • Benninghoff event will provide the latest hunting and fishing news
  • The update will give sportsmen and women the opportunity to hear the “latest hunting and fishing news directly from Pennsylvania state agencies,” according to a news release. The Pennsylvania Game Commission, Fish and Boat Commission and Department of ...
  • Centre Daily
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  • 10/19/2016 1:06:19 AM
  • Survey finds Swedish Fish are favorite Halloween candy in PA
  • (WHTM) – It won’t be long before children and adults alike end up in a candy-induced stupor, but people in Pennsylvania love a Swedish Fish sugar-high most of all, according to a national survey., a product review website, polled more ...
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  • 10/18/2016 6:03:59 PM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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Pennsylvania Weather

Bradford, PA (16701)

Updated on 23:41 PM

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