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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.

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Arizona Fishing Resources

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

Arizona Fishing Regulations

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


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.

  • Why You Should Hide Your Lures for More Bites when Bass Fishing
  • Specifically, the clear waters of Utah and Arizona where he cut his teeth bass fishing held ultra-wary bass that demanded stealthy strategy he has employed to earn a ton of tournament fishing success. While the common strategy of trying to make baits more
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  • 4/20/2017 3:11:00 AM
  • Game and Fish takes possession of captive fawn
  • PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Department took possession of a “kidnapped” deer fawn during a recent traffic stop in Wickenburg. AZGFD wildlife managers received a tip that a deer fawn was being kept inside a singlewide home and yard with three ...
  • Eastern Arizona Courier
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  • 4/18/2017 3:27:00 PM
  • 2017 Fishing Festival
  • The annual Fishing Festival is the result of a cooperative effort of the Rim Country Optimists and Let’s Talk Fishin’ along with Payson Parks and Recreation, Arizona Game and Fish, Payson Flycasters, Scoops Ice Cream, Fred the DJ, DJ Craig (photos ...
  • Payson Roundup
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  • 4/18/2017 12:17:00 PM
  • Arizona Game and Fish Department Rescue “Kidnapped” Fawn
  • PHOENIX, Ariz.-(Ammoland.com)-The Arizona Game and Fish Department took possession of a “kidnapped” deer fawn during a recent traffic stop in Wickenburg. AZGFD wildlife managers received a tip that a deer fawn was being kept inside a single-wide home ...
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  • 4/17/2017 7:43:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Clinic April 22 in Tucson, AZ
  • Silverbell Rd., Tucson). The Arizona Game and Fish Sport Fishing Education Program, the Tucson Regional office, and Seis Kitchen and Catering will be working together to provide families a morning of free, family fishing fun, with a new and exciting twist!
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/17/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • Three struggling native fish species merged
  • However, the Arizona Game and Fish Department and Rep. Paul Gosar, who represents Rim Country, hailed the decision. “This is a huge win for chub and for those who manage and conserve chub in the lower Colorado River basin,” said Chris Cantrell ...
  • Payson Roundup
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  • 4/14/2017 6:00:00 PM
  • Chub delisting divides scientists, state fish managers in Arizona
  • Two types of chub native to Arizona rivers and streams will no longer be considered for listing under the Endangered Species Act. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said the decision about the headwater chub and a “distinct population segment” of the ...
  • Arizona Daily Sun
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  • 4/13/2017 4:44:00 PM
  • Arizona GFD Reminds Boaters Waters Are Still Dangerously Cold
  • PHOENIX — Arizona's rising temperatures are signaling that the summer heat isn't far off and some residents are already eyeing area lakes, looking to hit the water. With that in mind, the Arizona Game and Fish Department reminds watercraft users that ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/13/2017 7:05:00 AM
  • To Save Florida’s Famous Oranges, Scientists Race to Weaponize a Virus
  • “Aquaculture is growing so fast that it can’t possibly continue to use any more,” says Kevin Fitzsimmons, a biologist at the University of Arizona and former president of the World Aquaculture Society. “Forage fish are just maxed out.” So Silicon ...
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  • 4/12/2017 11:05:00 AM
  • Youth get ‘hooked on fishing’ at Bonsall Park
  • “We’re excited to have an opportunity to give kids a window into the world of fishing,” Arizona Game and Fish Department Community Fishing Program Manager Scott Gurtin said. “This will be a great community event and the fishing should be excellent.
  • Glendale Star
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  • 4/11/2017 4:02:00 PM
  • Game and Fish Commission to meet April 7-8 in Phoenix, Arizona
  • PHOENIX, Ariz.-(Ammoland.com)-The next meeting of the Arizona Game and Fish Commission will be at 8 a.m. Friday, April 7, and Saturday, April 8, at AZGFD headquarters at 5000 W. Carefree Highway in Phoenix. The public can attend the meeting or view it on a
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  • 4/7/2017 3:59:00 PM
  • Arizona: GFC Meets Today, Saturday in Phoenix
  • PHOENIX — The next meeting of the Arizona Game and Fish Commission will be at 8 a.m. Friday, April 7, and Saturday, April 8, at AZGFD headquarters at 5000 W. Carefree Highway in Phoenix. The public can attend the meeting or view it on a webcast at www ...
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  • 4/7/2017 6:53:00 AM
  • How to Fish During Runoff in the Rockies
  • Dave Brown is an Orvis Endorsed Fly-Fishing and Wingshooting Outfitter offering guided fly -fishing trips in the Canadian Rockies and bird hunts in Saskatchewan, Arizona, and Mexico. Visit his website, Dave Brown Outfitters.
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  • 4/7/2017 1:55:00 AM
  • Could Sonoran Sucker Help Preserve AZ Fishing?
  • Wildlife researchers in Arizona are on a mission to make the sport of fishing truly local. Historically, the industry has relied on out-of-state live bait. Nineteen authorized bait dealers in Arizona receive all their bait – the most common being fat ...
  • 12news.com
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  • 4/6/2017 9:11:00 PM
  • Glendale fishing clinic to give away 1,000 hunting licenses for kids
  • The water will be packed full of catfish. RELATED: What a whopper! A Flagstaff man caught one of the biggest catfish recorded in Arizona The free hunt/fish licenses will go to the first 1,000 youngsters (ages 10-17) during the event. Those interested can .
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  • 4/5/2017 8:24:00 PM
  • Arizona Game and Fish releases crossing results
  • Mule deer like to go over the road, javelina and bobcats like to go under it, and coyotes are cool with either method. Those are the initial results of a survey of wildlife crossings of State Route 77, also known as Oracle Road, after a $9.5 million ...
  • tucsonlocalmedia.com
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  • 4/4/2017 10:34:00 PM
  • Another Catfish Record Catch, Now From Flagstaff AZ
  • After about 20 minutes of wrestling and reeling, Pete got the huge fish to shore. Monday morning at the Arizona Game and Fish Department office in Flagstaff, the catfish weighed 33.36 pounds, measured 39 ½ inches in total length, and set an inland waters .
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  • 4/4/2017 6:05:00 PM
  • Thousands of bass, crappie coming to Roosevelt Lake
  • Next month, the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s aquatics branch will be stocking Roosevelt Lake with approximately 40,000 to 45,000 Florida Strain Bass (FSB) and about 10,000 to 15,000 crappie. The fish will all be fingerling size, meaning one to two ..
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  • 4/4/2017 4:23:00 PM
  • Tonto Fish Hatchery Begins Seasonal Trout Stocking
  • The hatchery truck is scheduled to make its first run in early April to these popular streams and add this popular game fish for Arizona anglers. The stocking program will continue throughout the spring and summer until Labor Day in early September.
  • Payson Roundup
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  • 4/4/2017 12:11:00 PM

Arizona Guides/Outfitters

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Arizona Fishing Clubs

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