Free Fishing Days in Every State!

Man Fly Fishing in River

Free fishing days are a perfect opportunity for beginners to try out fishing for the first time. If you already have a fishing license, consider taking a friend or family member who has never been fishing, out on the water for the day.

State’s Free Fishing Days 2016Please note that the individual states may place certain restrictions and other regulations may apply, so be sure to contact your state fish and wildlife agency for specific state regulations.
Alabama 6/11/16
Arkansas Noon on 6/10/16 until midnight on 6/12/16
Arizona 6/4/16
California 7/2/16 and 9/3/16
Colorado 6/4/16 -& 6/5/16
Connecticut 5/7/16, 6/19/16, and 8/13/16
District of Columbia From 6/4/16 to 6/12/16
Delaware 6/4/16 & 6/5/16
Florida 4/2/16 & 4/3/16; 6/11/16 & 6/12/16 (Freshwater)6/4/16 & 6/5/16 , 9/3/16, 11/26/16 (Saltwater)
Georgia 6/4/16, 6/11/16 and 9/24/16
Hawaii 365 days a year (marine)
Iowa June 3, 4, & 5th, 2016 Iowa residents only
Idaho 6/11/2016
Illinois 6/17/16 to 6/20/16
Indiana 4/16/16, 5/21/16, 6/4/16 & 6/5/16 Indiana residents only
Kansas 6/4/16 & 6/5/16
Kentucky 6/3/16 and 6/5/16
Louisiana 6/11/16 & 6/12/16
Maine 6/4/16 & 6/5/16
Maryland 6/4/16 & 6/11/16 7/4/16
Massachusetts 6/4/16 & 6/5/16 (Freshwater) 6/18/16 & 6/19/16 (Saltwater)
Michigan 6/11/16 & 6/12/16 (Summer)
Minnesota 6/10/16, 6/11/16 and 6/12/16
Missouri 611/16 & 6/12/16
Mississippi 6/4/16 & 6/5/16; 7/4/16
Montana 6/18/16 and 6/19/16
North Carolina 7/4/16
North Dakota 6/4/16, 6/5/16 North Dakota residents only
Nebraska 5/21/16
New Hampshire 6/4/16
New Jersey 6/11/16 & 10/15/16
New Mexico 6/4/16 & 9/24/16
New York 02/13/16 & 02/14/16, 06/25/16 & 06/26/16, 11/11/16
Nevada 6/11/16
Ohio 5/7/16 and 5/8/16
Oklahoma 6/4/16 & 6/5/16
Oregon 6/4/16 & 6/5/16
Pennsylvania 5/29/16 and 7/4/16
Rhode Island 5/7/16 & 5/8/16
South Carolina 5/30/16 & 7/4/16 (Freshwater)
South Dakota 5/20/16, 5/21/16 and 5/22/16
Tennessee 6/4/16
Texas 6/4/16
Utah 6/4/16
Virginia From 6/3/16 to 6/5/16
Vermont 6/11/16
Washington 6/11/16 & 6/12/16
Wisconsin 6/4/16 & 6/5/16
West Virginia 6/11/16 & 6/12/16
Wyoming 6/4/16

National Fishing and Boating Week is a national celebration of fishing and boating, an event that highlights the importance of recreational boating and fishing in enhancing our quality of life and preserving our country’s natural beauty. This year the event will take place on June 4-12. Learn more about National Fishing and Boating Week.

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