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Winter Free Fishing Weekend

February 18, 2017 - February 19, 2017


Michigan is home to outstanding fishing, more than 3,000 miles of Great Lakes shorelines, 11,000 inland lakes, and tens of thousands of miles of rivers and streams.

The 2017 Winter Free Fishing Weekend will be held Saturday, February 18 and Sunday, February 19.

As part of this weekend, all fishing license fees are waived for two days with residents and out-of-state visitors allowed to enjoy fishing on both inland and Great Lakes' waters for all species of fish during their respective open seasons.  Please note all other regulations still apply during this weekend.

This information provided by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.


February 18, 2017
February 19, 2017