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.
World-Class Walleye, Perch, Smallmouth Fishing
Book a Lake Erie Charter for Business or Pleasure!
Boatbuilders have been required to install engine kill switches since 2018, but a new law requires boaters to use them. The switch is designed to stop the engine of an inboard, I/O or outboard powered boat instantly in the event an operator is accidentally removed from the controls. Some are built into the throttle controls,
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.