Fishing and Boating in Virginia

Given the freshwater and saltwater options, boating and fishing in Virginia is ideal for those who prefer a variety of experiences. Find the resources you need in this section to get started.

Virginia

Virginia Fishing

Get started fishing in Virginia right now, you can easily purchase your fishing license online here.

Get a Virginia Fishing License

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

Virginia Boating

Get started boating in Virginia, get more boating resources, take a boater’s safety course.

Register A Boat In Virginia

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

Fishing and Boating Events in Virginia

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2017 Kid's Fishing Derby

Take part in this NEW event that creates fun for the entire family. Bring your own rod, reel, and bait. Meet at the concession deck to register by 9:30 am. Your choice to rent a boat, bring your own, or fish from the shore. Th...

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