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Fishing Georgia

EZFishing brings you Georgia'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 Georgia

Find any of the 10302 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Georgia Fishing Resources

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

Georgia Fishing Regulations

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

Georgia 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 Georgia Government Agencies

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

Georgia Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Georgia.

  • Boy, 5, Gives Dead Fish a Tearful Goodbye as He Flushes It Down the Toilet
  • Just ask 5-year-old Pierce Griffin, of Augusta, Georgia, who could be seen in a viral video giving his dead fish a tearful send off as he and his mom flushed it down the toilet. His mom, Dee Griffin, told that the fish, who Pierce named .
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  • 1/19/2017 9:08:00 PM
  • 'Bye-bye, Cupid': Boy adorably cries over having to flush his pet fish
  • Saying goodbye to that first pet can be a tough moment in any kid's life. For Pierce Griffin, 5, of Augusta, Georgia, having to flush his beloved blue betta fish named Cupid meant an emotional send-off that he just wasn't ready for. Pierce's mom ...
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  • 1/19/2017 2:04:00 PM
  • Balog: Women on the rise?
  • Joe Balog recently interviewed Isaac Payne, who coaches both the men's and women's bass fishing teams at Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia. Payne pointed out some facets of the sport in which women anglers seem to excel to a greater degree than
  • BassFan
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  • 1/19/2017 5:09:00 AM
  • College students thrown overboard on fishing trip
  • Two students were taking part in a fishing tournament on Georgia's Lake Seminole on Saturday, when their boat malfunctioned. You can see the two University of Florida students riding along, then a problem with the boats steering system sends them flying ..
  • WWMT
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  • 1/18/2017 3:51:00 PM
  • Blue Ridge Trout Festival in April
  • BLUE RIDGE, GA – The official Trout Festival of Georgia returns to Blue Ridge in April when thousands of outdoors enthusiasts descend upon Georgia's top trout-fishing destination – Fannin County, the Trout Capital of Georgia – to benefit cold-water ...
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  • 1/17/2017 7:06:00 AM
  • Georgia Fishing Regs for 2017 Now Available
  • Anglers can find the new 2017 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. "The new 2017 Georgia Sport Fishing regulations is THE place to start for any ...
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  • 1/13/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • Go Fish Georgia: 2017 Fishing Regulations Now Available
  • SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (Jan. 12, 2017) –Anglers can find the new 2017 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. “The new 2017 Georgia Sport Fishing ...
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  • 1/12/2017 10:07:00 PM
  • FLW 2017 Week 1: Big Bass for the Kickoff
  • If the forecast is wrong and a cold front reaches south Georgia, or if the fish don’t move up right away, Brown says many of the lake’s biggest bass can be caught on outside grass lines with Traps. More than 100 FLW College Fishing teams have already ...
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  • 1/11/2017 9:12:00 PM
  • Yamaha's Martin Peters Appointed to NOAA Biz Advisory Council
  • Peters also has a decade of experience as a journalist in both print and television. Peters currently serves on the Natural Resources Policy Committee for the Georgia Chamber of Commerce. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Recreational Fishing
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  • 1/11/2017 10:36:00 AM
  • Fish filets, making the effort and waking up to a Clemson national title
  • Who orders the filet o’ fish? The same guy who — at the last minute, and at an inconvenient time — takes a couple days off work to travel from Austin, Texas, to Savannah, Georgia, to Clemson to watch a most important college football game.
  • Island Packet Online
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  • 1/10/2017 8:09:00 PM
  • Fish in Lake Shelbyville to benefit from ‘Cube’ structures
  • Mike Mounce, DNR fisheries biologist, suggested the “Georgia Cube,” which has been a success in the southern lakes. As a bonus for bass anglers, Mounce and Christenson modified the Georgia Cube to help improve the habitat attraction for largemouth ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 1/10/2017 4:34:00 PM
  • Legends of the Fly Hall of Fame Nominates 6
  • Gary Merriman of Atlanta, Georgia, whom many regard as the "Fly Fishing Ambassador of the Peach State" is in. J. Wayne Fears of Huntsville, Alabama and author of the first modern era book on Southern Appalachian trout fishing is in. Soc Clay of Fern Hollow
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  • 1/10/2017 7:42:00 AM
  • Nuclear Fishing
  • This excerpt from Containment takes a tour of the swampy area in Burke County, Georgia, adjacent to Savannah River Site nuclear facility. The distance separating the two is the width of the river itself. “No fishing” signs dot the area, and as one of ...
  • PBS
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  • 1/9/2017 9:24:00 AM
  • RBFF Aims to Retain, Increase Angler Numbers
  • ALEXANDRIA, VA- The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) hosted the largest round-up of state fish and wildlife agency representatives December 13 - 15, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia at its annual State Marketing Workshop. Themed Charting the Course
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  • 1/9/2017 7:44:00 AM
  • High school fishing club team takes second place in tourney
  • The Dawson County High School Fishing Club recently competed in one of six tournaments for the Georgia High School Fishing Trail. According to club sponsor, Donna Melton, it is the premier high school bass fishing tournament organization in North Georgia.
  • Dawson News
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  • 1/4/2017 10:14:00 AM
  • YETI FLW College Fishing 2017 Season Opener Set for Lake Seminole
  • “We’ve had a lot of rain in the region which could throw the competitors a curveball,” said FLW Tour pro Clayton Batts of Macon, Georgia. “They’re going to catch a lot of fish, but the weights in this tournament will greatly depend on how muddy ...
  • ABC Columbia
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  • 1/4/2017 5:00:00 AM
  • Featured Lure: PK Lures Flutter Fish
  • O’Grady commented that they are also upgrading their hooks to 4X strong due to the very large stripers some anglers are catching on them in Lake Lanier, Georgia. So, if you are looking for a lure to add to your arsenal that catches all sorts of fish ...
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  • 1/2/2017 2:15:00 PM
  • Father/son time
  • Mike Williams came in from Georgia for some Father/son time. They only had a few hours to fish and unfortunately the weather with the front coming they and fish didn't cooperate. We only found a dozen or so trout that wanted to play before we had to head i
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/31/2016 1:42:00 AM
  • Charges against B.C. sport fishing guide dismissed
  • A sport fishing guide slipped off the hook on charges of illegally fishing for salmon in an area known as The Hump in the Strait of Georgia. Courtenay provincial court Judge Barbara Flewelling said in a written ruling that federal fisheries officers ...
  • The Province
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  • 12/27/2016 4:45:08 AM
  • Charges against B.C. sport fishing guide dismissed
  • A sport fishing guide slipped off the hook on charges of illegally fishing for salmon in an area known as The Hump in the Strait of Georgia. Courtenay provincial court Judge Barbara Flewelling said in a written ruling that federal fisheries officers ...
  • Canada
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  • 12/26/2016 6:12:13 AM
  • The New Year Brings Expanded Fishing Opportunity at Paradise PFA
  • according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). TIFTON, Ga. (12/23/2016) In addition to the 508 acres of water currently open to fishing at Paradise Public Fishing Area in Berrien County, Horseshoe 6 Lake (3 ...
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  • 12/23/2016 6:04:27 PM
  • FLW announces sponsorship agreement with YETI
  • All participants must be registered, full-time students at a college, university or community college and members of a college fishing club. The 2017 YETI FLW College Fishing series will kick off on Jan. 14 at Lake Seminole in Bainbridge, Georgia.
  • Outdoors First
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  • 12/21/2016 7:04:05 PM

Georgia Guides/Outfitters

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Georgia Fishing Clubs

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Georgia Weather

ATL, GA (30303)

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Feels like: 58°F

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