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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.


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.

  • 'Blob' is fading but fish aren't rebounding
  • Fisheries managers are also seeing lower runs of steelhead to the Columbia River system this year. Joe DuPont, a regional fisheries manager with Idaho Fish and Game, blames poor feeding conditions when juvenile steelhead went out to the Pacific Ocean last
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 9/18/2017 7:29:00 AM
  • RIO Amateur Fly Fishing Film Awards
  • IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO (September 11, 2017) – RIO Products is proud to promote amateur fly fishing film makers with the second year of the RIO Amateur Fly Fishing Film Awards. After a successful first year with over 70 films submitted, RIO’s second-year ...
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  • 9/17/2017 2:39:00 PM
  • Dime Lake is now fish-free
  • “Our options are pretty limited.” One technique Wyoming managers are paying attention to is being debuted by their Idaho counterparts. Genetically modified brook trout that can give birth only to male fish have been stocked in four trial streams since ...
  • Jackson Hole News&Guide Newspaper
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  • 9/14/2017 10:33:00 PM
  • September Idaho Fish & Game Update
  • Idaho’s forests are going to be noisy in coming weeks. "questions about new rules and regulations, hunting safety and trapping classes" The report of fire will be heard as hunting seasons get into full swing. Fishing is also looking great at the moment.
  • Newsradio 1310
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  • 9/14/2017 4:33:00 PM
  • Out and About: Bonneville fish update, pheasant hunt and more
  • Fish counts have now resumed at Bonneville Dam. “B” run steelhead are headed back to the Clearwater and other rivers in Idaho. Washington Waterfowl Association to hold annual banquet The Lower Columbia Chapter of the Washington Waterfowl Association ...
  • The Columbian
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  • 9/14/2017 5:17:00 AM
  • Fishing-Hunting report for Sept. 14
  • Friends of Silver Bow Fly Shop staff reported excellent fishing on the North Fork of the Clearwater and Kelly Creek in Idaho. Large cutthroat seemed especially fond of nymphing and streamer patterns, but orange foam dries also proved extremely effective.
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 9/13/2017 7:36:00 PM
  • In Washington and Idaho, Fishing and Feasts
  • The fishing rod on the starboard aft side (or back corner — I was proud of myself for learning some navigation terms) of our little vessel sprang taught, like a bowstring. Our guide, Shane Moon, jumped to his feet with a quickness I didn’t expect from ...
  • New York Times
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  • 9/13/2017 10:00:00 AM
  • Here’s what biologists say will happen if Snake dams breached
  • Natural selection has equipped these fish to face the longest, highest migration of any salmon in the world. These native fish in Central Idaho’s pristine habitat are in the worst shape since 1995, when no chinook returned amid some of the worst recorded .
  • Tri-City Herald
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  • 9/12/2017 9:21:00 AM
  • RIO Announces its Second Annual Amateur Fly Fishing Film Awards
  • IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO (September 11, 2017) – RIO Products is proud to promote amateur fly fishing film makers with the second year of the RIO Amateur Fly Fishing Film Awards. After a successful first year with over 70 films submitted, RIO’s second-year ...
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  • 9/11/2017 10:38:00 PM
  • Report From Whitefish: After the Cyber Storm
  • So the victims and their families went dark. Tanya Gersh moved to Whitefish 20 years ago, straight out of college. Raised in a small Idaho town where her family never locked their doors, she knew it would be possible to bring up a devout Jewish family here
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  • 9/8/2017 8:28:00 PM
  • Would You Hunt Grizzly Bear in the Greater Yellowstone
  • Would You Hunt Grizzly Bear in the Greater Yellowstone Area if Idaho, Montana, and/or Wyoming Established Regulated Bear Harvests? Various groups are suing or planning to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the delisting of grizzly bears in the ...
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  • 9/8/2017 6:08:00 PM
  • IDFG will be electrofishing on the Teton River in September
  • The Idaho Department of Fish and Game will be conducting electrofishing studies on the main stem Teton River in September. Friends of the Teton River staff and volunteers will join Idaho Department of Fish and Game biologists as part of a bi-annual survey
  • Teton Valley News
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  • 9/8/2017 4:20:00 PM
  • New fishing pond opens in Idaho Falls
  • IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - Get your fishing rods out. The pond at Ryder Park (2001 W Sunnyside Rd.) is now open. Today they released 1,500 Rainbow Trout into the pond. People now have a new spot to fish. They say the new spot is a great addition. "What this does
  • Local News 8
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  • 9/7/2017 11:58:00 PM
  • Ryder Park opens up second fishing pond
  • Idaho Falls opened its newest fishing pond at Ryder Park today, and the fish were just jumping to get caught. The second pond in Ryder Park was stocked with 15-hundred fish from local hatcheries. Children were all around the lake to test the waters and ...
  • KPVI News 6
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  • 9/7/2017 11:34:00 PM
  • Game and Fish hands out free bear spray
  • During the process where the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service delisted the Yellowstone grizzly bear from Endangered Species Act protection, opponents have contended the only reason the states of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho wanted to regain management ...
  • Cody Enterprise
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  • 9/6/2017 10:48:00 PM
  • Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Sept. 7
  • Idaho’s early hunting seasons often coincide with fire season, and hunters should consider that when planning trips. Fish and Game’s fire page can be a good place to start. Hunters can stay up to date on other types of closures by checking the InciWeb ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 9/6/2017 10:03:00 PM
  • Columbia Steelhead Forecast Nudges Back Up; Fire Halts Fish Counts
  • The forecast of just 1,100 natural-origin Bs, which return to Idaho’s Clearwater and Salmon Rivers, has led to fishery restrictions in the Lower Columbia and its Gorge tributaries, and will continue upriver as the season progresses. Compounding fish ...
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  • 9/6/2017 9:11:00 PM
  • Governor recognizes historic role of hunting and fishing
  • Idaho Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter this week recognized the 80th Anniversary of the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act signed into law in 1937. The act was the first of three laws establishing federal excise taxes on hunting and fishing equipment ...
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  • 9/6/2017 3:40:00 PM

Idaho Guides/Outfitters

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Idaho Fishing Clubs

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