Go Fish Ohio

Go Fish Ohio has all your Ohio Fishing & Lake Information

  • 70 Topographic Lake Maps
  • Lake Regulations (boating hp, speed, etc.)
  • Species of Fish Available
  • Boat Ramp Locations & Google Maps
  • Buy Ohio Fishing License Online
  • Ohio Division of Wildlife News
  • Photo Gallery
  • Nearby Tackle Shops, Marinas & More

Whether you like fishing the big waters of Lake Erie, or one of Ohio’s many inland lakes like Mosquito or Portage Lakes, Go Fish Ohio keeps you current with lake information and fishing conditions. Our Lake Maps offer contour details, boat ramp(s) locations, horsepower restrictions, and species of fish in the lake.

Ohio Fishing & Boat Shows

Let’s face it…its COLD in Ohio in the winter! Unless you have the gear and are into ice fishing, it is a long few months without a rod in the water. Stay warm and motivated to fish – attend a fishing show, outdoor sports show or boat show to see what the latest angling trends are.

GFO Fishing Event & Tournament Calendar 

The 2017 Better Half Tour

The Better Half Tour - Mixed Team Bass Fishing TournamentsATTN: Tournament Directors – List your tournament on GFO for FREE! Complete the contact form under our calendar to have your tournament listed.

  • RSS Ohio Division of Wildlife News

    • Controlled Hunt Drawing Results! August 16, 2017
      Drawing results for the 2017 Controlled Deer and Waterfowl Hunting Lotteries are now available on our website!
    • Weekly Lake Erie Fishing Report August 16, 2017
      Smallmouth bass fishing has been good nearshore around the Bass Islands!
    • White-nose Syndrome and Surveying Bat Populations August 16, 2017
      Bats are an important component of their ecosystem, being the primary predator of night-flying insects. They save billions of dollars each year for agriculture globally due to lower pesticide loads being needed and a higher success for crops. Most states have shown a decline in their bat populations since white-nose syndrome (WNS) was found, but […]
    • 2017 Dove Hunting Area Map August 15, 2017
      The interactive 2017 Dove Hunting Area Map is now posted online! See all of our dove field locations at once, and print your own custom maps.
    • Sandhill Cranes Have Record Breeding Success August 15, 2017
      The sandhill crane. This large, elegant bird looks graceful in flight, but most people who have caught a glimpse of a flock recall hearing the birds long before seeing them. The common call sounds more like a rattling bugle or trumpet and is repeated every few seconds, almost as if the bird is trying to […]
    • Pymatuning Fish Structure Project August 15, 2017
      ODNR Division of Wildlife fish management staff teams up with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission and the Pymatuning Lake Association each year for a structure placement project in northeast Ohio. These structures act as critical habitat for the fish to feed and reproduce. On average, 125 wooden structures and 20 tons of rock reefs […]
    • Special Controlled Dove Hunt Drawings Offered in Southwest Ohio August 14, 2017
      Special controlled dove hunts will be held on August 26th in southwest Ohio!

Attention Tackle Shops, Marinas &
Ohio Lake Campgrounds

Over 14,000 anglers visit our website each month. We want them to walk through your doors when they visit your sponsored lake! EXCLUSIVE Lake Map Sponsor Program – only ONE local tackle shop plus ONE local marina, campground, boat rental business or fishing guide per lake.


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