It's Fishing Season!


Once summer hits, many of the fishing seasons are in full swing, giving anglers plenty of choices. Summer fishing is a great way to escape from everyday stress--relax and enjoy the day’s catch.

Whether you fly fish Vermont’s creeks and streams, cast from a boat on Lake Champlain, or fish from shore, fishing is a slower-paced recreational activity – but that doesn’t mean it lacks excitement! The feeling of reeling in a fish is so exhilarating, so intoxicating, you’ll “get hooked” on the sport your first time out. For outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy experiencing nature and its resources, it’s one of the best feelings in the world.

Buy your license online and get out on the water!
Buy Your License Online

It's Quick and Easy

Vermont Fish and Wildlife has information, including laws, about hunting, fishing, trapping and more. It's also convenient to buy your license online, with only a few clicks.

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Where To Fish

The hardest part of a fishing trip, in a different state, is finding the perfect body of water that gives you the best chance for success.