• Fishing & Boating


    Welcome to Take Me Fishing, your one-stop resource for everything fishing and boating. Find quick links to purchase your fishing license or to secure your boat registration. Explore articles and videos on how to fish, how to tie fishing knots and proper catch and release. Search fishing hotspots and places to fish or boat near you, then share your big catches in our community!

  • A striped bass held up by an angler, caught legally with a fishing license

    Learn how and where to fish for each species. Learn about fish habits. Find more in the Species Explorer.

  • Fishing & Boating Blog



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    10 of the Weirdest Boating Words You Have Ever Heard
    Published on Friday, April 18, 2014

    So, you have been thinking about buying a boat so that you can get to some of those coveted fishing spots you have been ...

    PIKE!
    Published on Tuesday, April 15, 2014

    Though officially called “northern pike,” cool water anglers on familiar terms with this fish frequently refer to them a...

  • A mother teachers her son how to fish during a free fishing day

    Free Fishing Days are the perfect time to learn how to fish without a fishing license. Find your state’s  Free Fishing Days.


  • Two anglers in bass fishing boat learning how to fish

    Will you purchase a boat in 2014? Look at different boat styles and read about boat registration, all in the Boat Explorer section.


  • A father safely teaches his daughter how to fish from a boat

    Besides your boat registration, its important to always also have life jackets, and a first aid kit on board your boat. Read more in boating safety.

  • A father helps his son learn how to fish by holding the fishing rod together

    Find fishing techniques, watch videos on casting, reeling and fish handling, and read tips from pros. Learn how to fish today!