• 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!

  • Top Places to Fish & Boat


    AMERICA’S TOP 100 FAMILY FISHING AND BOATING SPOTS

    Check out the 2015 Top 100 Family-Friendly Places to Fish & Boat list and find the best fishing spots near you! Learn More

  • Fishing & Boating Blog



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    How to Determine The Best Fishing Days in August
    Published on Sunday, August 02, 2015

    If your family is like most, you aren’t usually able to get the whole crew together to go fishing as often as you&...

    Nine Year Old Boy Catches Giant Sturgeon!
    Published on Friday, July 31, 2015

    Keegan Rothman, a nine year-old New Jersey boy was fishing with his dad in Canada and landed and amazing catch!...

  • Catch a memory you’ll never release #FirstCatch

    Show us your best #FirstCatch moments! Share and tag your experience and check for other great #FirstCatch adventures. Learn More


  • 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.


  • 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!