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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: FWD Seeks Let's Go Fishing Program Instructors
  • BERLIN, Vt. - The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is seeking volunteers who would like to become 'Let's Go Fishing' instructors so they can pass on Vermont's fishing tradition to the next generation of Vermonters. The department will be hosting a one ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/24/2017 6:23:00 AM
  • Vermont: FWD Officers Offer Free Fishing Clinics
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department will be hosting a series of free fishing clinics this spring and summer, including four specialized courses focused on specific tactics and species of fish. "We're excited to offer these targeted ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/24/2017 6:23:00 AM
  • Free Fishing Clinics With The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department
  • Want to learn more about fishing? The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department might have a solution for you. The department is offering a series of free fishing clinics through the spring and summer this year. According to a media release, the clinics will ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 3/20/2017 4:30:00 PM
  • Vt. Fish and Wildlife conservation camp opens applications
  • MONTPELIER — If you are 12 to 14 years old and want to learn about Vermont’s wildlife and gain outdoor skills, consider attending one of the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department’s Green Mountain Conservation Camps next summer. The one-week camp program ...
  • Addison County Independent
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  • 3/20/2017 3:30:00 PM
  • Knowing Your Fish
  • Officials from Lake Champlain International and Vermont Fish and Wildlife want you to know about the fish you're catching in Lake Champlain. On Local 44 Morning Brew, they explain how to tell the difference between hybrids and muskies. Muskies are endanger
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 3/20/2017 2:35:00 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife to hold public hearings in Middlebury on March 25
  • MONTPELIER — Hunters, landowners and anyone else interested in wildlife, especially deer and moose, should plan on attending one of the Vermont Fish & Wildlife public hearings being held in late March. The hearings will include results of Vermont’s ...
  • Addison County Independent
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  • 3/16/2017 2:42:00 PM
  • Vermont Trout Unlimited Youth Fly Fishing Camp
  • MONTPELIER, VT – Vermont Trout Unlimited announces year seven of their fly fishing camp for Vermont teens ages 13 to 16. Teens interested in either learning the art of fly-fishing or improving their basic skill level along side some of Vermont's most ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/15/2017 6:00:00 AM
  • American Museum of Fly Fishing to Honor Tom McGuane
  • Manchester, Vermont - The American Museum of Fly Fishing announced today that it will honor influential author Thomas McGuane with its 2017 Heritage Award. The celebration will take place on April 5 at a public reception held at the Racquet & Tennis Club .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/15/2017 6:00:00 AM
  • Lake Champlain Muskie Catches Point to Restoration Progress
  • (Photo provided by Ryan Carpentier) SWANTON, Vt. – A series of recent muskellunge catches by anglers ice fishing on northern Lake Champlain have provided fisheries biologists from Vermont Fish & Wildlife with added confirmation that muskie stocking and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/14/2017 5:41:00 AM
  • VT Issues Ice Shanty Removal Reminder
  • Vermont state law requires that ice fishing shanties be removed from the ice before the ice weakens, according the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. The name and address of the owner must be on the ice shanty, and the shanty must be removed before the ..
  • newenglandboating.com
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  • 3/2/2017 8:02:00 AM
  • Hi, fresh fish from Vermont
  • I'm the creator and webmaster of Vermont in the Civil War, a grass-roots effort to document Vermont's participation in the war. Site includes 37,000 soldiers (Union, Confederate, Colored Troops), civilians who participated in the war effort, including a ..
  • civilwartalk.com
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  • 2/27/2017 4:18:00 PM
  • Two Record Fish Caught in Vermont in 2016
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife today announced that two fish caught in 2016 have been certified as new state records, marking the 14th and 15th state records that have been set for individual species of fish since 2010.
  • backwoodssportsman.blogspot.com
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  • 2/27/2017 3:06:00 PM
  • Annual Vermont ice fish derby canceled
  • BENSON, Vt. (AP) — An annual Vermont ice fishing derby has been canceled due to the warm weather. The 45th annual Great Benson Fishing Derby sponsored by the Fair Haven Rotary Club was scheduled to take place this weekend on all Vermont waters and Lake ...
  • The Roanoke Times
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  • 2/25/2017 8:28:00 PM
  • Annual Vermont ice fish derby canceled
  • BENSON, Vt. — An annual Vermont ice fishing derby has been canceled due to the warm weather. The 45th annual Great Benson Fishing Derby sponsored by the Fair Haven Rotary Club was scheduled to take place this weekend on all Vermont waters and Lake Champlai
  • The Republic
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  • 2/25/2017 6:01:00 PM
  • Bad weather for ice fishing, Great Benson tourney cancelled
  • Many local ice fishermen and women head over to western Vermont the last weekend in February for the annual Great Benson derby that is headquartered on Lake Bomoseen, but bad ice on the lake has resulted in it being scrapped. Here is a news release from ..
  • Post-Star
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  • 2/22/2017 6:08:00 PM
  • Dave Blow tries something new: ice fishing
  • I’m a little ashamed to admit – especially growing up in a rural Vermont town and hunting and fishing at least a handful of times each year since I was old enough to hold a pole and a gun – that I had never gone ice fishing. I still haven’t really ...
  • Post-Star
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  • 2/9/2017 12:00:00 AM
  • Vermont State Police stress ice fishing safety and risks
  • VERMONT- Following the death of an ice fisherman who fell through thin ice on Lake Willoughby recently, and several recent ice water rescues, the Vermont State Police, Vermont Fish & Wildlife, and first responders across the state would like to remind all
  • Deerfield Valley News
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  • 2/8/2017 12:09:00 PM
  • Vt. Fish & Wildlife Bands Ducks at Milton Home
  • MILTON, Vt. - Vermont Fish & Wildlife had a rare opportunity Tuesday to begin tracking almost 200 ducks, mostly mallard ducks, in the middle of winter. It’s all because a Milton man works hard to make his yard a duck’s paradise. Dave Paya built his ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 2/7/2017 11:30:00 PM
  • States team up against fish, wildlife violators
  • Anyone who violates Vermont’s fish and wildlife laws needs to keep in mind that they cannot hunt, fish or trap in another state if their licenses are revoked in Vermont. Vermont is one of 45 states belonging to the Interstate Wildlife Violator ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 2/7/2017 5:43:00 PM
  • Vt Fish & Wildlife Study State Moose Herd
  • Tom Rogers, of Vermont Fish & Wildlife, stopped by the Morning Brew Wednesday to tell us about a new, extensive moose study in the state. In January, wildlife biologists placed radio collars on 60 wild moose to follow their movements and study the cause of
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 2/1/2017 11:21:00 PM
  • Vermont: FWD Urges Caution on Ice
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – Anyone venturing onto the ice for ice fishing or other activities is urged to exercise extra caution by the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. Warmer weather in January has caused ice to deteriorate on lakes, ponds and rivers ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/31/2017 6:04:00 AM

Vermont Guides/Outfitters

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Vermont Fishing Clubs

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