Tell a friend Send us feedback

Fishing Missouri

EZFishing brings you Missouri'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.

Search Fishing Locations in Missouri

Find any of the 7634 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Missouri Fishing Resources

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

Missouri Fishing Regulations

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

Missouri 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 Missouri Government Agencies

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

Missouri Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Missouri.

  • Missourian secures final Classic spot
  • It also marked back-to-back victories in the event by Missouri anglers. Scott Clift of Dadeville, Mo., won the 2016 fish-off and qualified for the 2017 Classic on Texas’ Lake Conroe. Govreau finished second in the 2017 fish-off with a two-day total of 14-0
  • BassFan
  • -
  • 12/10/2017 3:59:00 AM
  • Brother tandem takes B.A.S.S. team title
  • He certainly can be proficient (Beau won the B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional in April on Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks). Whatever they have in mind for the next two days, both brothers hope the fishing is easier than it was on Thursday. “It was really ...
  • BassFan
  • -
  • 12/8/2017 2:30:00 AM
  • Hogging & Noodling Rules for Arkansas
  • Only buffalo, catfish, carp and drum may be taken by hogging or noodling. Hogging and noodling are prohibited on the Ouachita River from the mouth of the Little Missouri River to Remmel Dam. It is illegal to raise any part of a natural or artificial device
  • -
  • 12/7/2017 8:01:00 AM
  • Bighorn River Trout Spey Trip 2017
  • If you fish the Bighorn, North Platte, Missouri, or many other larger rivers, we’d highly recommend trying out a trout spey. The remainder of the winter and early spring is a fantastic time of year to swing flies, and these rivers are usually pretty ...
  • -
  • 12/5/2017 9:21:00 PM
  • Late November Missouri River Fishing Report
  • All is well here on the Missouri River. The first holiday weekend is behind us with the even bigger on ahead. Between now and then we should see continued decent fishing before we dive headfirst into the true winter months. The water temperature is 40F.
  • -
  • 11/29/2017 12:41:00 PM
  • Headhunters Fly Shop is located in the not-so-sleepy fishing village of Craig, Montana, on the banks of the world famous Missouri River. At the headwaters of America’s longest river, you’ll find one of the most prolific fisheries in the west, with ...
  • -
  • 11/28/2017 12:00:00 AM
  • Missouri: Volunteers Needed to Lead Discover Nature Fishing Programs
  • MDC seeks experienced anglers in northeast Missouri to lead Discover Nature Fishing programs. Register by Dec. 8 to attend a new volunteer training in Macon. Register to attend a free training program in Macon Dec. 9. MACON, Mo. – The Missouri Department .
  • -
  • 11/27/2017 8:47:00 AM
  • North Dakota fishermen enjoy late-season fishing
  • “They are just kind of putting on the feed bag. They start bulking up. Winter’s coming,” said Dave Fryda, NDG&F; Missouri River system fisheries supervisor. “There’s just a sense of time to do it and sometimes fish are more accessible for anglers.”
  • Washington Times
  • -
  • 11/27/2017 7:24:00 AM
  • Romantic Date Idea: Jax Fish House
  • Jax Fish House is the place for fresh seafood throughout Colorado and in Missouri. Jax Fish House is known for providing the fresh seafood experience to those diners in the “coastless” regions of the United States. Fresh seafood is delivered daily at ...
  • -
  • 11/25/2017 12:20:00 AM
  • MDC seeks new volunteers to help lead Discover Nature Fishing Programs
  • MACON, MO/November 23, 2017 (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a training session in Macon to prepare new volunteers to lead Discover Nature Fishing programs. The instructor training will take place Dec. 9, from 9 a.m ...
  • STL.News
  • -
  • 11/23/2017 12:55:00 PM
  • North Dakota fishermen enjoy late-season fishing
  • "They are just kind of putting on the feed bag. They start bulking up. Winter's coming," said Dave Fryda, NDG&F Missouri River system fisheries supervisor. "There's just a sense of time to do it and sometimes fish are more accessible for anglers."
  • Gillette News Record
  • -
  • 11/23/2017 12:51:00 PM
  • A Catfishing With a Happy Ending
  • The results can be devastating. In 2006, a 13-year-old girl in Missouri was duped into an online relationship with a fake teenage boy created by neighbors. After their online romance soured, Megan Meier committed suicide. By June of this year, catfishing .
  • The Atlantic
  • -
  • 11/23/2017 2:00:00 AM
  • Bass Fishing Hall of Fame finds a home
  • The Bass Fishing Hall of Fame's 2017 induction ceremony included the grand opening for the hall's first physical site, inside Johnny Morris' Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium in Springfield, Missouri. For the first time, instead of just ...
  • NewsOK
  • -
  • 11/22/2017 8:55:00 PM
  • Fishing activity slow due to colder weather
  • Missouri River (Sioux City to Little Sioux) Flathead Catfish - Slow: Use fresh cut bait or live bait (bluegill, bullhead, and green sunfish) off the tips of wing dikes and rock structures and in deeper holes. Blue Catfish - Slow: Use fresh ...
  • Storm Lake Pilot Tribune
  • -
  • 11/20/2017 4:01:00 PM
  • Q&A: USD Lineman Says Football, Fishing Are His Two Passions
  • You mention the name ‘Yankton’ and he instantly starts talking about fishing along the Missouri River. He’ll tell you what he’s caught and what he’s wanted to catch. He’ll tell you stories about his family’s love of fishing and hunting.
  • Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan
  • -
  • 9/28/2017 12:28:00 AM
  • Tyson Admits Guilt, Settles with Gov't Over 2014 Fish Kill
  • An estimated 108,000 fish died in Clear Creek in May 2014, after a liquid food supplement from the Tyson plant in Monett, Missouri got into the Monett city water treatment plant and then into Clear Creek. Tyson reached a settlement with the State of ...
  • Ozarks First.
  • -
  • 9/27/2017 5:02:00 PM
  • Missouri DC Receives Innovation Award for Fishing App
  • Center for Digital Government honors MDC for providing exceptional customer service through technology. MDC's Alex Prentice, pictured center, accepted the award on behalf of MDC at a ceremony in mid-September. Center for Digital Government honors MDC for .
  • -
  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • Missouri River Fishing Report September 26
  • All good here in this neighborhood as we move into the last week of September and have October on our minds. The fishing has us thinking that direction too. Getting better every day. The past few days the tiny BWO’s are out there in the afternoon with ...
  • -
  • 9/26/2017 1:21:00 PM
  • How to catch those damn Pseudo eating fish!
  • Sound familiar? I bet it does. This is a hatch that has many pulling their hair out daily fishing Montana’s Missouri River. A few tips this Monday morning to hopefully capitalize on your frustrations. See, a few ways to combat your frustrations here this .
  • -
  • 9/25/2017 12:51:00 PM
  • Bass Fishing Hall of Fame Induction Nov. 9
  • Located adjacent to Bass Pro Shops National Headquarters in Springfield, Missouri, the 320,000-square-foot experience celebrates people who hunt, fish, and act as stewards of the land and water.
  • -
  • 9/25/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Old friend gets in Bass Fishing HOF
  • He is part of the 2017 class and will be honored at a hall of fame ceremony in Springfield, Missouri in November. I’m one of the guys he got addicted to bass fishing, and it was right around the time he sold his first article to Bassmaster magazine.
  • The Herald Palladium
  • -
  • 9/24/2017 10:07:00 AM
  • This buffalo is a fish
  • The fish in the background is also a buffalo, and also shows the body shape. Buffalo are native to North America and common in Southeast Missouri. They spawn in great numbers each spring in the waters of Mingo National Wildlife Refuge.
  • Southeast Missourian
  • -
  • 9/24/2017 5:08:00 AM

Missouri Guides/Outfitters

Refer a Fishing Guide or Outfitter

Want to learn a new fishing technique or need some help for you next outing? Check out one of the guide/outfitter services listed below.

Couldn't find your guide / outfitter service here?
Post a Guide/Outfitter Referral and we will update this list.

Missouri Fishing Clubs

Refer a Fishing Club

Want to join an interest group near you?

Look up the following list of fishing clubs in Missouri.

Couldn't find your fishing club here?
Post a Club Referral and we will update this list.

Favorite Locations

Check out the most popular locations in Missouri.

Be the first one to mark a location as your favorite in Missouri


Help us improve EZFishing content and expand EZFishing community!

Recommend a Fishing Guide who helped making your outings memorable!

List your Fishing Club web site on EZFishing.

Write a featured article about your exciting fishing adventures, and we will be glad to publish it on EZFishing.

Fishing Gear

Refresh your fishing gear with items on sale at

Missouri Weather

Conditions Not Available

ZipCode 64050