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Fishing Idaho

EZFishing brings you Idaho'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 8985 locations currently stored in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.

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Idaho Fishing Resources

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

Idaho Fishing Regulations

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


Idaho 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 Idaho Government Agencies

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

Idaho Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Idaho.

  • Steady spread of weatherfish in Chicago area: Does it mean anything?
  • They’re also spreading in the United States. ‘‘They popped up in New York, Idaho, Michigan and probably other places,’’ Willink said. ‘‘They keep spreading.’’ He finds them an interesting fish with an incredible versatility. They ...
  • Chicago Sun-Times
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  • 6/25/2017 12:57:00 PM
  • Want to Fish for Chinook? Mark the South Fork off Your List
  • CHALLIS, Idaho – If you were planning a trip to fish for chinook on the South Fork of the Salmon River – Idaho’s popular salmon fishery – you might want to plan another venue, such as the Lochsa River or Upper Salmon. Chinook season opened today ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 6/22/2017 7:15:00 AM
  • American Legion hosts fishing day for disabled veterans
  • JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - The Twin Falls American Legion post 7 hosted a fishing day today for veterans. Veterans from the Idaho state veterans home in Boise came to Evequa Farms for the afternoon to catch some fish. The veterans were able to fish right
  • KMVT News
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  • 6/21/2017 11:56:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for June 22
  • If you don’t, move on. The Idaho state record for tiger trout stood at 17.5 inches before Free Fishing Day. On June 10 at Deer Creek Reservoir, three record-breaking tiger trout were landed. The last, by Richard Miller, was 19.5 inches long and weighed 2 .
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/21/2017 8:36:00 PM
  • Fishing trailer visits Rose Lake, Heyburn
  • No license is needed and equipment is provided. Idaho’s Fish and Game’s “Take Me Fishing” trailer is geared up for summer fun and will be making several stops in the Panhandle Region this month.
  • Saint Maries Gazette-Record
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  • 6/21/2017 3:31:00 PM
  • Early risers ready for Big Fish Derby at Magic
  • To be eligible for cash prizes, the fish have to be caught on the day of the fishing derby. All Idaho Fish and Game Department rules will apply. Entry fee is $30. You must be a licensed Idaho fisherman. All legal methods of fishing apply on waters ...
  • Idaho Mountain Express
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  • 6/21/2017 10:14:00 AM
  • Fresh fish no joke at Walnut Creek Yacht Club
  • Other fish come from around the world: mahi mahi ($27) from Ecuador, king salmon ($29) from Canada, bluenose bass ($27) from New Zealand and rainbow trout ($25) from Idaho. Fish and chips are some of the best around. The Anchor Steam beer-battered rock cod
  • San Francisco Chronicle
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  • 6/21/2017 12:15:00 AM
  • Salmonfly Hatch on the Henry’s Fork – Wish4Fish
  • “Wish4Fish is back on the water! This time back to Idaho chasing the famous Salmonfly hatch on the Henry’s Fork. No better time to Match the Hatch! I did catch a beauty Brown Trout on my own pattern although Mike Lawson’s Salmonfly pattern was my go ...
  • frankenfly.com
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  • 6/20/2017 12:38:00 PM
  • Regatta cancellation forces fish fry postponement and hotel cancellations
  • RUPERT, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) For the last four years the day before the Idaho Regatta, there is a fish fry in the Rupert Square. "It's a wonderful thing for the community, for the boaters that come in, they absolutely love it and it's a celebration," said ...
  • KMVT News
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  • 6/17/2017 5:08:00 AM
  • Special fishing event coming to Portneuf Wellness Complex on Saturday
  • Sportsman’s Warehouse and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game are co-hosting a special fishing event to help celebrate Father’s Day. Head on over to Bannock Reservoir at the Portneuf Wellness Complex in Pocatello between 9 am and 1 pm on Saturday.
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 6/17/2017 1:18:00 AM
  • Can You Guess the 10 Worst States for Fishing?
  • Nevada has a lot of things going for it. It’s a beautiful desert. Las Vegas lives there. It’s close to California and right next door to Idaho, Oregon, and Utah. Otherwise, if you are going to Nevada to fish, it’s probably because you lost all your ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 6/15/2017 9:39:00 PM
  • ‘Take Me Fishing’ trailer coming to North Idaho lakes
  • “The Panhandle Region trailer program held three events each week in May while kids were in school, and now that school is out we are offering four events each week on area waters the last three weeks in June,” said Phil Cooper, department educator.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/15/2017 6:50:00 PM
  • Idaho Fish & Game Report
  • The battle against invasive species is never ending."The weather plays a major role in fishing" It’s one of the subjects covered during our monthly discussion with Idaho Fish and Game and spokesman Kelton Hatch. We talked about deadlines for licensing ...
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 6/15/2017 4:47:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fish and game report for June 15
  • The season closed on June 11 and will not reopen. —Idaho and Washington anglers have enjoyed their free fishing days, and now it’s Montana’s turn. Free fishing weekend is this Saturday and Sunday. Silver Bow Fly Shop reports very good fishing on the ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 6/15/2017 12:05:00 AM
  • Juniper Ranch hosts annual chili feed, fishing event for veterans
  • "This is probably been one of the best places I've ever been since I've been at the Idaho Vets Home," he said. He’s been living there for two years now. For Jones, like many others attending Tuesday’s event, it’s more than just a fishing trip.
  • KTVB
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  • 6/14/2017 7:15:00 PM
  • Annual chili feed, fishing event for veterans
  • "This is probably been one of the best places I've ever been since I've been at the Idaho Vets Home," he said. He’s been living there for two years now. For Jones, like many others attending Tuesday’s event, it’s more than just a fishing trip.
  • KTVB
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  • 6/14/2017 12:41:00 AM
  • Free fishing a hit at Sawyer’s pond
  • Several dozen experienced and novice fishermen took to Sawyer’s Pond on Saturday to participate in the annual Free Fishing day in Idaho. Those who made it out to the stocked pond enjoyed a cooler than expected but otherwise great day for fishing.
  • Messenger Index
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  • 6/13/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • Fish stocking moving upstream
  • Heavy snow melt has delayed some of the normal fish stocking routines of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. This week, however, more fish are headed toward more open waters after being concentrated on local ponds in recent weeks. Some 45,000 catchable
  • Messenger Index
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  • 6/13/2017 9:33:00 PM
  • Special fishing event coming to Portneuf Wellness Complex
  • Sportsman’s Warehouse and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game are co-hosting a special fishing event to help celebrate Father’s Day. Head on over to Bannock Reservoir at the Portneuf Wellness Complex in Pocatello between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm on Saturday.
  • Idaho State Journal
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  • 6/13/2017 8:54:00 PM

Idaho Guides/Outfitters

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Idaho Fishing Clubs

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