Fishing and Boating in New York

With over 7,500 lakes and ponds, 70,000 miles of rivers and streams, and hundreds of miles of coastline, New York is a favorite destination for boaters and anglers. In this section, you will learn how to purchase your fishing license and how to access a number of boating resources online.

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New York Fishing

Purchasing a fishing license is easier than you think. Get started fishing in New York today. Get your fishing license online.

Get a New York Fishing License

Buying a fishing license is the first & most important step for any angler. Get more information.

New York Boating

Get started boating in New York, get more boating resources, take a boater’s safety course, check regulations, reports and more.

Register A Boat In New York

Registering your boat is easier than you think. Get information about how to register your boat.

Fishing and Boating Events in New York

Jan.
25

Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show

Tens of thousands of boating and fishing enthusiasts start their season at the Progressive® Insurance New York Boat Show. With its 110-year history the show is recognized as THE place to see the latest and greatest in boating....

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Jan.
25

PROGRESSIVE NEW YORK BOAT SHOW®

For more information and details for this event please visit WEBSITE Sponsored By: Progressive, Discover Boating, NMMA

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Mar.
2

World Fishing & Outdoor Exposition

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