Can you fish in Washington right now?

Lakes, ponds, and reservoirs are open to fishing for game fish (except Dolly Varden/bull trout and grass carp) year-round. Rivers, streams and beaver ponds are open the Saturday before Memorial Day through October 31.

What day is opening day for fishing in Washington State?

Trout fishing season kicks off April 24 as hundreds of lowland lakes open, trout derby gets underway | Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife.

Is night fishing legal in Washington state?

Yes it is legal to fish at night.

Is it safe to swim in the Puget Sound?

A large number of beaches in the Puget Sound region have high levels of fecal bacteria causing the water to be unsafe for swimming and water contact. The high levels of bacteria were discovered during routine sampling conducted throughout the summer.

How do you get a fishing license in Washington?

A fishing license Washington can be purchased either online from the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife (WDFW) or from an authorized fishing license vendor. A fishing license is required for all individuals 15 years of age and over.

Where to catch crawfish in Washington State?

Some of the best places to go crayfishing in Washington include Lake Washington, Pine Lake and Lake Sammamish , all in the western part of the state.

How do you get a hunting license in Washington State?

How to buy a hunting license online: Read information on license Sign in or register Complete the form Get a confirmation Wait 14-business days to receive license and tags in the mail (to receive your license & tags instantly, visit a license issuing agent location)

When does fishing season start in Washington State?

Many lowland freshwater lakes are open year-round, but the official freshwater fishing season for Washington begins the last Saturday of April and ends in September or October.