Welcome to GoFishOhio!

GoFishOhio highlights a beautiful state full of amazing lakes, rivers, and reservoirs offering anglers many sport fishing opportunities for various species of fish. There’s great fishing in Ohio! Largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, walleye, musky, carp, northern pike, stripers, wipers, bluegill, crappie, catfish and steelhead trout all swim here.

Discover– where to buy bait, horsepower limits, boat rentals and camping. Maps are listed by regional areas designated by the Ohio DNR.

  • Latest Ohio Fishing Shows
  • Tournament & Event Calendar
  • 70 Topographic Lake Maps
  • Lake Regulations
    (boating hp, speed, etc.)
  • Species of Fish Available
  • Boat Ramp Locations
  • Full feature Google Maps
  • Local Tackle Shops, Marinas, Restaurants & More
  • Fishing Charters & Guides
  • Ohio Fishing License Online
  • OH Division of Wildlife News
  • Advertise with GFO

Lake Erie Walleye Guides ~ Latest Fishing Reports

FINALLY! A Bass Fishing Tournament for Couples, Husbands & Wives, & Mixed (M/F) Teams

Support these great companies who support the outdoors!

Ranger Boats - Vic's Sports Center
Mercury Marine Outboards
Triton Boats - Ohio Bass Boats
Starcraft Boats - Vics Sports Center
StarWeld Boats - Vics Sports Center
Evinrude Outboards - Vics Sports Center
Yamaha Outboards - Vics Sports Center
Minn Kota Trolling Motors - Talon
Service Entrance - Vics Sports Center
RSS Ohio Division of Natural Resources News
  • Species of the Week: Thirteen-lined Ground Squirrel April 1, 2020
    It's time for another animal species of the week! This week we are spotlighting the thirteen-lined ground squirrel.
  • ODNR Operations During Coronavirus Outbreak April 1, 2020
    Want to get outdoors? Please reference the Ohio Department of Natural Resources website for the most timely details on closures and access opportunities at state-owned facilities.
  • Thank You for Your Reports of Bald Eagle Nests! April 1, 2020
    We are thrilled to announce that we received over 2,400 reports of bald eagle nests in Ohio! We will spend the next couple weeks finalizing confirmations of nest locations and plan to have the full report available in late April, on Earth Day.

Turn In a Poacher (1-800-POACHER)

Ohio’s Turn In a Poacher -“TIP” program – helps to curtail poaching throughout the state by involving the public in reporting wildlife violations. If you observe a wildlife violation, click here and submit the form online or print the form and mail to:

TIP Headquarters, Division of Wildlife
2045 Morse Rd., Bldg G | Columbus, Ohio 43229-6693
Or call the TIP toll-free hotline, 1-800-POACHER.