Changes to Susquehanna and Juniata Bass Regulations—view regs.
Addition and Removal to Panfish Enforcement Waters—view regs.
Addition to Catch and Release Lakes Waters—view regs.
Addition to Miscellaneous Special Regulations—view regs.
Changes to Stocked Trout Waters—view trout fishing regs.
2019 Mentored Youth Trout Days—view Mentored Youth Program info.
- March 23 (regional) and
- April 6 (statewide)
2019 FISHING DATES
Regional Opening Day of Trout – March 30
Statewide Opening Day of Trout – April 13
Opening Day of Walleye/Sauger – May 4
Opening Day of Bass – June 15
Extended Trout Season – September 3
FISH-FOR-FREE DAYS are Your Fishing Holidays
- Sunday, May 26, 2019, and
- Independence Day — Thursday, July 4, 2019
No fishing license is needed to fish on either of these days. It’s a great way to introduce someone to the world of fishing. Check the Calendar section of our website to find events. Remember
that all other regulations apply.