Fishing and Boating in Pennsylvania

Fishing in the Presque Isle Bay of Lake Erie from the sandy shoreline of Presque Isle State Park can reward anglers with species such as perch, bass, walleye, trout and steelhead. Find out what you need to do to get a fishing license and go boating in Pennsylvania.


Pennsylvania Fishing

Buying a fishing license is easier than you think. Get started fishing in Pennsylvania. Purchase your fishing license online.

Get a Pennsylvania Fishing License

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

Pennsylvania Boating

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

Register A Boat In Pennsylvania

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

Fishing and Boating Events in Pennsylvania


Family Fly Fishing - Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center

Fly-fishing can be a fun way to fish for the first time or it can present a new experience for seasoned anglers. This educational program is designed for anyone, ages 6 years and up, interested in learning the basics of fly-fi...

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