States' Free Fishing Days 2016
During National Fishing and Boating Week, most states offer free fishing days. These are days where anglers are allowed to fish on public bodies of water without a fishing license. Check out the next free fishing days in your state.
Alabama 6/11/16
Arkansas Noon on 6/10/16 until midnight on 6/12/16
Arizona 6/4/16
California 7/2/16 and 9/3/16
Colorado 6/4/16 and 6/5/16
Connecticut 5/7/16, 6/19/16, and 8/13/16
District of Columbia From 6/4/16 to 6/12/16
Delaware 6/4/16 and 6/5/16
Florida 4/2/16 & 4/3/16; 6/11/16 & 6/12/16 (Freshwater)
6/4/16 & 6/5/16 , 9/3/16, 11/26/16 (Saltwater)
Georgia 6/4/16, 6/11/16 and 9/24/16
Hawaii 365 days a year (marine)
Iowa June 3, 4, & 5th, 2016 Iowa residents only
Idaho 6/11/2016
Illinois 6/17/16 to 6/20/16
Indiana 4/16/16, 5/21/16, 6/4/16 & 6/5/16 Indiana residents only
Kansas 6/4/16 and 6/5/16
Kentucky 6/3/16 and 6/5/16
Louisiana 6/11/16and 6/12/16
Maine 6/4/16 and 6/5/16
Maryland 6/4/16, 6/11/16, and 7/4/16
Massachusetts 6/4/16 and 6/5/16 (Freshwater)
6/18/16 and 6/19/16 (Saltwater)
Michigan 6/11/16 and 6/12/16 (Summer)
Minnesota 6/10/16, 6/11/16, and 6/12/16
Missouri 6/11/16 and 6/12/16
Mississippi 6/4/16, 6/5/16, and 7/4/16
Montana 6/18/16 and 6/19/16
North Carolina 7/4/16
North Dakota 6/4/16 and 6/5/16; North Dakota residents only
Nebraska 5/21/16
New Hampshire 6/4/16
New Jersey 6/11/16 and 10/15/16
New Mexico 6/4/16 and 9/24/16
New York 02/13/16 & 02/14/16, 06/25/16 & 06/26/16, 11/11/16
Nevada 6/11/16
Ohio 5/7/16 and 5/8/16
Oklahoma 6/4/16 and 6/5/16
Oregon 6/4/16 and 6/5/16
Pennsylvania 5/29/16 and 7/4/16
Rhode Island 5/7/16 and 5/8/16
South Carolina 5/30/16 and 7/4/16 (Freshwater)
South Dakota 5/20/16, 5/21/16, and 5/22/16
Tennessee 6/4/16
Texas 6/4/16
Utah 6/4/16
Virginia From 6/3/16 to 6/5/16
Washington 6/11/16 and 6/12/16
Wisconsin 6/4/16 and 6/5/16
West Virginia 6/11/16 and 6/12/16
Wyoming 6/4/16