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Fishing Tennessee

EZFishing brings you Tennessee'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 10398 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Tennessee Fishing Resources

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

Tennessee Fishing Regulations

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Tennessee 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 Tennessee Government Agencies

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

Tennessee Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Tennessee.

  • Championship Week Heading for North Alabama
  • YETI FLW College Fishing National Championship and Bass Pro Shops High School Fishing National Championship on the Tennessee River chain of lakes in north Alabama. The tournaments, which get underway Wednesday with the first day of the college title bout .
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  • 5/24/2017 3:06:00 PM
  • UT McClung Museum Opens ‘Fish Forks And Fine Furnishings’ Exhibit
  • KNOXVILLE — The McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has openned its newest exhibition “Fish Forks and Fine Furnishings: Consumer Culture in the Gilded Age.” According to a news release about the ...
  • Greeneville Sun
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  • 5/23/2017 4:58:00 PM
  • Friends of wildlife refuge to host Kids Fishing Derby near Puryear
  • In conjunction with Friends of Tennessee NWR, the Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge will host a Kids Fishing Derby from 9:30 a.m. June 3 from 9:30 a.m. until noon at 3815 Foundry Hill Road near Puryear. The event will be held at a private pond brimming ..
  • The Paris Post-Intelligencer
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  • 5/23/2017 2:39:00 PM
  • Marion County tests TWRA device to clean up fishing areas
  • JASPER, Tennessee (WDEF) – Marion County’s TWRA wildlife officer has a solution to monofilament fishing line problems on our lake. Marty Griffith saw tangles of the line around popular docks and shoreline. Not only does it look bad, the line can ...
  • WDEF
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  • 5/22/2017 6:05:00 PM
  • Mississippi River Day 3 Coverage
  • 6:45 Morgan leads the pack Having a chance to win is no strange thing for Andy Morgan. The Tennessee pro has made a habit of fishing all four days throughout his career, and you don’t win three Angler of the Year titles by scuffling along. Nonetheless ...
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  • 5/20/2017 12:41:00 PM
  • UT McClung Museum Opens Fish Forks and Fine Furnishings on May 26
  • Objects were collected by area families and come from the McClung Museum’s permanent collections, the UT Special Collections Library, and the Museum of East Tennessee History. Fish Forks and Fine Furnishings: Consumer Culture in the Gilded Age is ...
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  • 5/17/2017 3:12:00 PM
  • Old fish hatchery is now new Appalahhia Outdoor Center
  • It is the Appalachia Outdoor Center. "What this was was the Tennessee Valley Authority, TVA, fish hatchery," John Marquis said. The fish are long gone but the pond is still there 15 years after the fish hatchery building closed. "It went up for auction in
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  • 5/15/2017 8:39:00 PM
  • Holston Army Ammunition Plant announces 2017 fishing events
  • Applications may also be requested by mail by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to the following address: Holston Army Ammunition Plant, Attn: Fishing Information, 4509 West Stone Drive, Kingsport, Tennessee 37660. Completed applications must be ..
  • Rogersville Review
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  • 5/12/2017 4:13:00 PM
  • Little River Outfitters Offers Multiple Classes in Townsend, Tenn.
  • Our Fly Fishing School is located in Townsend, Tennessee. We have been teaching fly fishing and fly tying classes since 1996. Teaching is in our DNA. The words, "Fly Shop & Fly Fishing School" are part of our logo. Those words are displayed on the pole ...
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  • 5/11/2017 6:30:00 AM
  • Lake Chickamauga Top 10 Patterns
  • 3. Merriman fishes pair of jig patterns for third Brian Merriman from Falkville, Ala., is used to fishing the Tennessee River. “My home lake is Wheeler, but I think this lake’s better than Wheeler,” he says. Merriman is an FLW regular with 185 events ...
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  • 5/8/2017 4:41:00 PM
  • Kids' Fishing Day
  • The annual Ogle Neas Kids’ Fishing Day, sponsored by the Cherokee Chapter of Trout Unlimited and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, was held Saturday at Dillard Place on Upper Paint Creek. Despite cold and rainy conditions, many youngsters were in ..
  • Greeneville Sun
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  • 5/8/2017 1:53:00 PM
  • Fishing Legend Bill Dance Helps Kids Learn How To Fish
  • The lesson came courtesy of the Dunavant Fishing Classic put on by the Tennessee Wildlife Federation. The event is invitation only and kids are chosen through local outreach programs to take part. Kids are taught the impotence of fishing in conservation ..
  • Local Memphis
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  • 5/7/2017 12:41:00 AM
  • Anderson County landowner upset with illegal hunting, fishing
  • Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency says Tennessee state law requires hunters to have permission to go on private property. If they are caught with illegal game or fish, they could receive misdemeanor violation and lose their hunting license. TWRA says ...
  • WATE
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  • 5/4/2017 11:47:00 PM
  • Feed plant construction begins
  • Construction has begun on a 37-acre feed production plant in Memphis, Tennessee, which will house the world’s largest gas fermentation operation. The operation will produce Calysta’s FeedKind protein, a feed ingredient for fish, livestock and pets ...
  • World Fishing
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  • 5/3/2017 12:54:00 AM
  • G&F Most Popular: Spillway Deaths, Walleye Video Tips, Poachers
  • This past week, G&F told you about a tragic accident at a Tennessee spillway, offered video tips to help you improve your walleye fishing, and wrote more stories about poaching (will it ever stop?). (see links below).
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  • 5/1/2017 2:30:00 PM
  • Kustoff recognizes the ‘World’s Biggest Fish Fry’ on the House Floor
  • The 8th District U.S. Representative made the following remarks from the House floor: “Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the World’s Biggest Fish Fry, which happens to be this week in Paris, Tennessee. “Every year at the end of April ...
  • The Paris Post-Intelligencer
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  • 5/1/2017 1:47:00 PM
  • 'Fish attractors' from energy companies' scrap plastic pipe
  • Louisiana and Tennessee are starting similar programs in partnership with energy companies. Biologists say small fish shelter in and around the structures and munch on the algae and aquatic insects that glom onto them. The small fish attract the larger ...
  • Wmcactionnews5
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  • 4/29/2017 2:06:00 PM
  • Fishing fits in with teens
  • With the help of donors, Mayes has been able to take students to West Virginia, Tennessee, Ohio, and Virginia to experience stream and river fishing for trout. The program is entirely funded from donations. When Mayes began the program in 2013 he had zero
  • Point Pleasant Register
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  • 4/28/2017 6:53:00 PM
  • 2 Anglers Die in Pickwick Spillway Accident
  • Pickwick Spillway Accident: Two men died this week after their fishing boat was swept over the spillway at the Lake Pickwick Dam in Tennessee, according to authorities. The accident happened early Wednesday afternoon. The Hardin County Fire Department said
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  • 4/27/2017 5:43:00 PM
  • TWRA identifies boaters killed in fishing accident at Tennessee dam
  • (UPDATE 9 p.m.) The Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency identified two men killed in a fishing accident at the Pickwick Dam in Hardin County. Chester County residents Casey Cox, 32, and Michael Ray Terry, 69, were killed after their boat was sucked through
  • FOX17
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  • 4/27/2017 11:08:00 AM
  • Two boaters dead after fishing accident at Tennessee dam
  • Tennessee Wildlife Resources agency said two males were found dead after a fishing boat accident in Hardin County. TWRA spokesman Barry Cross said a fishing boat was above the Pickwick Dam and got sucked into the spillway on Tuesday afternoon. The boat was
  • FOX17
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  • 4/27/2017 12:02:00 AM
  • Lake Chickamauga set to host Costa FLW Series Southeastern Division finale
  • "There's going to be a lot of bass and a lot of big limits caught in this event," said FLW Tour pro Michael Wooley of Collierville, Tennessee, who won the FLW Tour event at Lake Chickamauga in 2015. "There should be a lot of fish heading offshore right now
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 4/26/2017 2:29:00 PM
  • Lake Chickamauga set to host Costa FLW Series Southeastern Division finale
  • "There's going to be a lot of bass and a lot of big limits caught in this event," said FLW Tour pro Michael Wooley of Collierville, Tennessee, who won the FLW Tour event at Lake Chickamauga in 2015. "There should be a lot of fish heading offshore right now
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 4/26/2017 2:23:00 PM
  • B.A.S.S. Announces High School And Junior Bass Fishing Championships
  • High School anglers will compete on Kentucky Lake, an extremely popular bass fishery straddling the Tennessee-Kentucky border. Four regional High School Opens — Central, Midwestern, Western and Southern — qualify student anglers for the national ...
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  • 4/26/2017 8:02:00 AM

Tennessee Guides/Outfitters

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Tennessee Fishing Clubs

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