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Fishing Vermont

EZFishing brings you Vermont'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 1795 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Vermont Fishing Resources

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

Vermont Fishing Regulations

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


Vermont 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 Vermont Government Agencies

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

Vermont Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Vermont.

  • Vermont: Fish & Wildlife Hosts Public Discussions on Baitfish Regs
  • SPRINGFIELD, VT – The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is hosting several public discussion sessions on Vermont’s fishing regulations. Department officials are hoping to engage anglers in a discussion and gather public opinion on the state’s ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/18/2018 9:09:00 AM
  • Vermont's free ice fishing day set for Jan. 27
  • CASTLETON, Vt. — Vermont's fifth annual free ice fishing day is going to be celebrated with an ice-fishing festival on Lake Bomoseen in Castleton. The free ice-fishing day for anglers across the state on Jan. 27 enables both residents and non-residents ...
  • Post-Star
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  • 1/16/2018 4:56:00 PM
  • Vermont’s free ice fishing day set for Jan. 27
  • CASTLETON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont’s fifth annual free ice fishing day is going to be celebrated with an ice-fishing festival on Lake Bomoseen in Castleton. The free ice-fishing day for anglers across the state on Jan. 27 enables both residents and non ...
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 1/16/2018 4:06:00 AM
  • Cold Weather Brings Early Ice Fishing Opportunities
  • MONTPELIER — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says recent cold weather has made ice fishing a viable Vermont outdoor activity several weeks earlier than in recent years. At least six inches of solid ice is recommended for safe ice fishing ...
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 1/10/2018 9:00:00 AM
  • Yankee Sportsman's Classic Jan. 19-21 in Essex Junction, VT
  • ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. – The annual Yankee Sportsman’s Classic show will be held January 19, 20 and 21 at the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction, and the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is inviting you to visit their exhibits and attend their semi ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/10/2018 8:24:00 AM
  • Ice Fishing Coming Early
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says recent cold weather has made ice fishing a viable Vermont outdoor activity several weeks earlier than in recent years. At least six inches of solid ice is recommended for safe ice fishing ...
  • The Northfield News
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  • 1/9/2018 2:43:00 PM
  • Vermont Free Fishing Day is Jan. 27
  • CASTLETON — Vermont’s fifth annual Free Ice Fishing Day is set for Saturday, Jan. 27, and will be celebrated by a fun-filled ice fishing festival in Castleton. The festival will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Jan. 27, and is free and open to anyone ...
  • Addison County Independent
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  • 1/8/2018 4:00:00 PM
  • Cold Weather Brings Ice Fishing Opportunities in Vermont
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife says recent cold weather has created good ice fishing conditions on many lakes but that safety precautions are still very important. Check the ice fishing section of their website for more information. MONTPELIER, Vt. – The ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/5/2018 7:39:00 AM
  • Vermonts Free Ice Fishing Day and Festival is
  • CASTLETON, Vt. – Vermont’s fifth annual Free Ice Fishing Day is set for Saturday, January 27, and will be celebrated by a fun-filled ice fishing festival in Castleton. Vermont’s Free Ice Fishing Day, which takes place each year on the last Saturday ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 1/3/2018 5:58:00 PM
  • Vermont’s Free Ice Fishing Day is Jan. 27
  • Vermont’s fifth annual Free Ice Fishing Day is set for Saturday, Jan. 27. Vermont’s Free Ice Fishing Day, which takes place each year on the last Saturday in January, enables both residents and non-residents to go ice fishing on any legal waterbody in ...
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 1/3/2018 9:00:00 AM
  • Vermont’s Free Ice Fishing Day is January 27
  • NEWPORT — Vermont’s fifth annual Free Ice Fishing Day is set for Saturday, January 27, and will be celebrated by a fun-filled ice fishing festival in Castleton. Vermont’s Free Ice Fishing Day, which takes place each year on the last Saturday in ...
  • newportdispatch.com
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  • 1/2/2018 7:13:00 PM
  • Free Ice Fishing Day in Vermont slated for January 27
  • CASTLETON, Vt - The fifth annual Free Ice Fishing Day in Vermont is set to happen on Saturday, January 27. Wildlife officials say Free Ice Fishing Day is a day when Vermont residents and non-residents can go ice fishing without a license on any legal ...
  • My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22
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  • 1/2/2018 5:31:00 PM
  • How to stay safe while ice fishing
  • There's no set way an ice patch is going to melt every year, it's going to be different," Thiel cautioned. If you're ever unsure of conditions, Vermont Fish and Wildlife recommends talking to your local bait shop, they will know the area best.
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 12/30/2017 12:09:00 AM
  • Ice Fishing Clinics are Scheduled
  • Learning how to participate in an outdoor activity can be challenging, and ice fishing is a good example. Knowing this, the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department has scheduled a series of ice fishing clinics for first-timers and those who would like to learn
  • The Northfield News
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  • 12/21/2017 3:16:00 PM
  • Vermont: FWD Offers Ice Safety Tips
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – The recent arrival of cold temperature has formed early-season ice on Vermont ponds, lakes and rivers. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reminds winter enthusiasts that ice should never be considered safe and ice conditions vary.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/19/2017 8:09:00 AM
  • Vermont Offering Free Winter Ice Fishing Clinics
  • Learning how to participate in an outdoor activity can be challenging, and ice fishing is a good example. Knowing this, the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department has scheduled a series of ice fishing clinics for first-timers and those who would like to learn
  • onthewater.com
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  • 12/18/2017 5:01:00 PM
  • Ice safety critical for skating and fishing during winter months
  • Just let them do their thing and call 911 and we’ll get there and take care of it,” Dinovo said. Vermont Fish & Wildlife sent out a release to the media on Monday with the following tips on staying safe on the ice. Leave your car or truck on shore.
  • My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22
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  • 12/18/2017 3:03:00 PM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife to offer ice fishing clinics
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is planning a series of clinics to help people learn about ice fishing. The free clinics will be offered from the middle of January through the middle of February at different locations across .
  • WRAL.com
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  • 12/18/2017 11:09:00 AM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife to offer ice fishing clinics
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is planning a series of clinics to help people learn about ice fishing. The free clinics will be offered from the middle of January through the middle of February at different locations ...
  • Seattle Post Intelligencer
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  • 12/18/2017 12:24:00 AM
  • Seeing The Forest For The Trees
  • How I miss his guidance and words of encouragement. It is about sharing a trout stream in Vermont with a mink and being so interested in the mink that I forgot I was there to fish. It is about the slap of a beaver’s tail first thing in the morning as ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 12/14/2017 6:29:00 PM
  • Permanent hunting and fishing license reduced for seniors
  • MONTPELIER — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is reminding hunters, anglers and trappers of changes to permanent licenses that go into effect starting Jan. 1, 2018. A permanent license is currently available free to Vermont residents 70 or older.
  • Addison County Independent
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  • 12/14/2017 2:45:00 PM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife offers tips to bird feeders
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is offering bird feeding enthusiasts some tips about feeding their avian friends during the winter. The department's migratory bird biologist John Buck recommends people only feed birds during .
  • WRAL.com
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  • 12/13/2017 11:09:00 AM
  • Vermont Ice Fishing Clinics are Scheduled
  • If you want to learn more about ice fishing be sure to mark your calendar for one of these upcoming clinics. Learning how to participate in an outdoor activity can be challenging, and ice fishing is a good example. Knowing this, the Vermont Fish & Wildlife
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/13/2017 7:45:00 AM
  • Ghostfish Brewing Expands Distribution to Vermont
  • SEATTLE — Ghostfish Brewing is excited to announce its new partnership with Vermont Beer Shepherd to bring its boundary-pushing craft beers to Vermont, expanding Ghostfish’s distribution from the Pacific Northwest to the Northeast. “VT Beer Shepherd ...
  • Brewbound
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  • 12/12/2017 9:24:00 PM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife to host ice fishing clinics
  • VERMONT - Interested in learning more about ice fishing? The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is holding a few ice fishing clinics for those who are interested. “Our ice fishing clinics will be held from mid-January to mid-February with the possibility .
  • My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22
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  • 12/12/2017 6:57:00 PM

Vermont Guides/Outfitters

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Vermont Fishing Clubs

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