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Fishing Arizona

EZFishing brings you Arizona'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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Select anyone of the 10165 locations currently available in EZFishing database, to check fishing reports, maps, directions, weather and water conditions.


Arizona Fishing Resources

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

Arizona Fishing Regulations

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Arizona 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 Arizona Government Agencies

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

Arizona Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in Arizona.

  • Arizona: March 5 Meeting on Proposed Lees Ferry Rainbow Trout Stocking
  • PHOENIX – The Arizona Game and Fish Department plans to stock rainbow trout this spring into the lower 3 mile walk-in section of Lees Ferry, a blue-ribbon trout fishery below Glen Canyon Dam in northern Arizona. A public meeting on the proposed stocking ..
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  • 2/20/2018 5:16:00 AM
  • Take a Kid Fishing Day in Tempe, Arizona Feb. 24
  • Just for Kids Fishing Festival. 8 a.m. – noon. Take a Kid Fishing Day. Kiwanis Park 5500 S. Mill Ave. Tempe, AZ 85283 Details: This is the 27th Annual Just for Kids Fishing Festival celebration and is a community partnership event between the Arizona ...
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  • 2/20/2018 5:16:00 AM
  • Arizona Game and Fish to stock rainbow trout fish at Lees Ferry
  • LEES FERRY, Ariz. — The trout fishery at Lees Ferry along the Colorado River below Glen Canyon Dam in northern Arizona has been in decline and the state Game and Fish Department says it’s taking steps to help anglers. The department says rainbow trout ...
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  • 2/17/2018 4:01:00 AM
  • Wintertime Trout Fishing Can Be Productive
  • It is good to know that the lake still has a population of big German browns more than 30 years later. The Arizona Game and Fish Department designated a two-fish possession limit in 2017, which should also have a positive impact on the future of this lake
  • Payson Roundup
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  • 2/16/2018 12:25:00 PM
  • Bailey Focused On Brush-Related Largemouth
  • "I avoided the obvious ones." At Havasu, brush piles are typically installed by Arizona Game and Fish officials so when he's on the water guiding, Bailey is always on the lookout for the "giant boat equipped with hydraulic lifts." He said it's common for .
  • BassFan
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  • 2/15/2018 6:17:00 AM
  • Lake Havasu fish abundant this year, Game and Fish officials say
  • Arizona Game and Fish Department officials met with Havasu boaters on Tuesday to discuss the state of Lake Havasu at an annual open house. There, the department showed Havasu’s fish populations to be healthy and abundant this year. At Tuesday’s open ...
  • Havasu News
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  • 2/15/2018 6:08:00 AM
  • Group Bass Fishing on Lake Okeechobee out of Clewiston Florida
  • Three days of fishing was a blast for everyone in the group. I had the pleasure to fish with Don traveling from Arkansas and Gordon coming from Tulsa, Arizona. Largemouth Bass are priming and getting ready for many strong spawns this time of year.
  • Bass Fishing Guides
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  • 2/13/2018 2:24:00 PM
  • AZ Game & Fish reviews their activities with the P-L Council
  • Although the Arizona population keeps climbing, the number of hunting and fishing licenses sales are dramatically declining. That is a challenge for the Arizona Game and Fish Department, Pinetop Regional Supervisor Chris Bagnoli told the Pinetop-Lakeside .
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  • 2/13/2018 12:12:00 PM
  • Catching The Big Chill Bass
  • The savvy Arizona angler knows the coldwater period offers ample opportunities to catch largemouths, spots and smallies. In fact, he says that firing up a school of burly winter bass can spark incredibly fast action. “I love to fish and would rather be ...
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  • 2/9/2018 5:45:00 PM
  • Arizona state fish returns: AZGFD to resume stocking Apache trout
  • PHOENIX — The Apache trout, one of Arizona’s two native trout, are returning to lakes and streams in the White Mountains by May. The Arizona Game and Fish Department is scheduled to stock around 55,000 Apache trout of a catchable size from its Silver ...
  • WMI central
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  • 2/9/2018 12:08:00 PM
  • Southwest Bass Fishing: Best Bets in Arizona, New Mexico
  • Anglers in Arizona and New Mexico have a real shot at hooking a double-digit lunkers at these top Southwest bass fishing destinations. Keep on keeping on — a saying that’s been used in many different settings — properly describes largemouth bass ...
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  • 2/1/2018 11:21:00 PM
  • SunZia, Arizona Game and Fish Department partner on water project
  • COOLIDGE — A power line company and the state are working together to make sure thirsty wildlife have access to water in the central Arizona desert. SunZia Southwest Transmission Project has partnered with the Arizona Game and Fish Department to fund ...
  • Casa Grande Valley Newspaper
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  • 1/31/2018 9:51:00 AM
  • Arizona: Great Deal on Combo Hunt/Fish License
  • PHOENIX — With the approaching elk and pronghorn hunt application deadline, this is a time when many hunters buy their license. If you’re someone who typically buys only a hunting license (or an angler who only buys a fishing license), you're missing ...
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  • 1/31/2018 9:26:00 AM
  • KY Fish & Wildlife has successful elk relocation program
  • Researchers used the same helicopter technique to capture elk in Utah, Arizona and New Mexico, which were later trucked to eastern Kentucky for the state's restoration effort from 1997-2002. In recent weeks, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife biologists ...
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  • 1/28/2018 12:08:00 PM
  • Non-native pacu fish, relative of the piranha, found in Arizona lake
  • No more elephants? Poaching crisis takes its toll in the Central African Republic.Years of civil war and poaching have virtually wiped out elephants from one of their historical strongholds in Central Africa, an aerial survey conducted last year by the ...
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  • 1/27/2018 12:10:00 AM
  • Trophy fish still found in Colorado River
  • But that big fish wasn’t the only big fish hooked by Sams’ fishing party, according to Rusty Braun, proprietor of Rusty’s Riviera Marina and provider of area fishing reports to the Mohave Valley Daily News and the Arizona Department of Game and Fish.
  • Mohave Daily News
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  • 1/26/2018 6:29:00 AM
  • Arizona man reels in fish with human-like teeth at a Tucson lake
  • PHOENIX — A Tucson fisherman was surprised Friday when he hooked what he thought was a piranha. According to, Jeff Evans was fishing in Tucson’s Silverbell Lake, a site he has visited for seven years, when he caught an interesting three ...
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  • 1/23/2018 2:43:00 AM
  • Arizona Game and Fish Department offers to help feds during shutdown
  • PHOENIX – The Arizona Game and Fish Department has contacted several federal land management agencies and offered its staff and services, if needed, to maintain public access to key Arizona recreational areas during the federal government shutdown.
  • Sonoran News
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  • 1/22/2018 11:57:00 PM
  • Invasive fish with human-like teeth caught in Tucson lake
  • A Tucson fisherman got a creepy surprise when he was fishing for trout at Silverbell Lake this month. According to the Arizona Daily Star, 49-year-old Jeff Evans caught a three-pound fish with human-like teeth he believed to be a piranha. He said it tried
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  • 1/21/2018 10:59:00 PM
  • Fish dying at Tempe Town Lake
  • It was just a little, didn't feel very clean," said Danielle Jones. The City of Tempe is working closely with Arizona Game and Fish, who have tested the water regularly and told us this is not a water quality issue. Although golden algae is present in the
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  • 1/20/2018 10:56:00 PM
  • This fish with human-like teeth is causing problems in Arizona
  • An Arizona fisherman had an unexpected catch of the day this month when he reeled in a fish with human-like teeth. Jeff Evans, who was fishing on the north side of Tucson's Silverbell Lake on Jan. 12, told the Arizona Daily Star that the fish even tried to
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  • 1/20/2018 7:37:00 PM

Arizona Guides/Outfitters

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Arizona Fishing Clubs

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