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Fishing Wisconsin is an adventure. To those who haven't fished before, the task might seem a little daunting. We've tried to compile information that will help you begin your adventure. Fishing's fun and easy!

Fishing season dates

Get up-to-date Fishing season information if you are planning your trip around opening day or a certain species.

Fishing in Wisconsin

Fishing reports

Fishing with children

Wisconsin fishes


Boating in Wisconsin provides information on boating registrations, regulations, safety tips and upcoming classes.

Lake information

Wisconsin lakes

Other resources

Frequently asked questions

For additional information on Wisconsin fishing, (e.g., maps, fish consumption advisories), please see our list of Frequently asked questions