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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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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.

  • Fly Fishing Lessons from a Twenty-Inch Trout
  • This stream, a Pennsylvania freestone with significant spring influences, gets fished hard under normal circumstances. During a “hatch” that you could set a watch to, it was crowded to the point of deterrence. I would have been deterred, except for the ...
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  • 2/19/2018 2:05:00 PM
  • March Hot Spots for Pennsylvania Trout
  • Some sections of Pennsylvania trout streams are open outside the regular season in March, and have excellent fishing. There’s an engrained notion that “fishing season” kicks off with the traditional April opening of trout season. This is changing as ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 2/13/2018 8:31:00 PM
  • Philadelphia’s new spot for fresh fish is … in a school?
  • There are only between 75 and 100 CSFs in North America and no pre-existing ones in Pennsylvania, according to the website LocalCatch.org. Fishadelphia, which dished its first weekly shipment last Friday, also stands out because it’s co-run by students ...
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  • 2/13/2018 7:56:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission fishing for funding advice
  • The state Fish and Boat Commission has been tightening its belt for years, but most anglers haven’t felt the pinch. Staff continue to raise and stock 3.2 million trout per year, support co-op nurseries that raise additional trout, oversee industrial ...
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on MSN.com
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  • 2/11/2018 5:19:00 AM
  • Recipe: Simply Delicious BBQ Salmon
  • As we recently reported in our article Weekly Fish Consumption Tied to Better Sleep and Higher IQ, a new study out of the University of Pennsylvania found a link between eating fish and improved sleep as well as higher levels of intelligence, which can be
  • liveinthenow.com
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  • 2/9/2018 2:22:00 PM
  • For some at Pennsylvania tournament, call of ice fishing is irresistible
  • JAMESTOWN, Pa. — Anyone who likes to go fishing has one of those days from time to time, and a recent Saturday was one of those days. After nearly seven hours on the frozen surface of Pymatuning Reservoir, Jim Diehl of Curtisville didn’t mince his words.
  • Outdoor News
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  • 2/8/2018 8:14:00 PM
  • Research Proves Eating Fish Improves Intelligence and Sleep Quality
  • Eating fish improves intelligence and quality of sleep. This fact has now been proven by new research. New research at the University of Pennsylvania has connected Omega-3 fatty acids and fish oils to better intelligence and sleep. All three factors have .
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  • 2/8/2018 7:22:00 AM
  • Eat fish for smarter kids
  • A new University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing study found that children who ate fish regularly scored nearly five points higher on a standard IQ test that measures cognitive function in children. The children who favoured fish over traditionally kid .
  • Brunei Direct
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  • 2/2/2018 3:54:00 AM
  • Fly-Fishing the Lehigh River
  • From the dam down to Sandy Run, wild trout and holdovers can be caught, but most of the trout are stocked by the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission. Unfortunately, this section of the river warms considerably once the coldwater storage from the dam runs .
  • flyfisherman.com
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  • 1/30/2018 5:31:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania: PFBC Sponsors Cabin Fever Getaway/Kayak Giveaway
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has partnered with “The Rest of PA,” a consortia of local tourism entities, and with Bass Pro Shops in Harrisburg to sponsor a unique giveaway during the winter months when many ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/29/2018 9:27:00 AM
  • Raising a few prices could slow Fish & Boat cuts
  • Basic budgeting. Such has been the case with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, wisely determined not to spend more than it takes in. The commission is supported greatly by angler and boater monies. The rub is that vital license fees have been ...
  • Gettysburg Times
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  • 1/27/2018 4:48:00 PM
  • Hibernation facts all hunters should know
  • I well remember a friend who was trout fishing in Pennsylvania one early spring and happened across a rattlesnake den deep in the rocks from which the snakes had just emerged. He shouldn't have done it, but he told me that he shot the snakes until he ran .
  • Norwalk Reflector
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  • 1/27/2018 1:15:00 PM
  • Eating fish improves kids' IQ scores and sleep, study says
  • Because the children were young, the University of Pennsylvania researchers did not ask which fish they ate. "Sometimes" eaters of fish scored 3.3 points higher on IQ exams. Parents also answered questions about sleep quality. The children who ate more ...
  • KRDO
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  • 1/26/2018 3:25:00 PM
  • Kids Who Eat Fish Are Smarter
  • Sleeping because of the fishes is what's behind a much more positive new study from the University of Pennsylvania. Researchers report that 9-to-11-year-old Chinese children who eat fish at least once a week sleep better and have IQ scores 4 points higher
  • Newsmax
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  • 1/25/2018 7:32:00 PM
  • Oz and Roizen: Kids who eat fish sleep better and are smarter
  • Sleepin’ because of the fishes is what’s behind a much more positive new study from the University of Pennsylvania. The researchers report that 9- to 11-year-old Chinese children who eat fish at least once a week sleep better and have IQ scores 4 ...
  • Telegraph Herald
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  • 1/25/2018 6:36:00 AM
  • 7 Hot Spots for Great Pennsylvania Ice Fishing
  • You don’t want to overlook these lakes for some great Pennsylvania ice fishing. The past couple of winters left most serious ice fishers across Pennsylvania in want of more. Maybe this winter we will see more and better ice. Still, let’s not take any ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 1/24/2018 6:24:00 PM
  • Study: Fish improves kids’ IQ test score, sleep habits
  • A new University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing study found that children who ate fish regularly scored nearly five points higher on a standard IQ test that measures cognitive function in children. The kids who favored fish over traditionally kid ...
  • My West Texas
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  • 1/16/2018 11:26:00 PM
  • Outdoors: Hard water fishing needs safety first
  • Be aware and check the thickness of the ice. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission says that anything less than four inches of thickness will not support a person safely. To be safe, five inches or more is best. Anglers should also be aware of the ...
  • Evening Sun
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  • 1/16/2018 8:19:00 PM
  • Study finds higher IQs in children who eat fish
  • A new University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing study found that children who ate fish regularly scored nearly five points higher on a standard IQ test that measures cognitive function in children. The kids who favored fish over traditionally kid ...
  • ABQJournal
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  • 1/10/2018 7:19:00 AM

Pennsylvania Guides/Outfitters

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Pennsylvania Fishing Clubs

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