Maine Fishing License 2015

Information and Where to Buy Your ME Fishing License

Interested in fishing in Maine? You'll need to buy the right fishing license if you want to fish in 2015. Here's the deal...

Where to Buy Your 2015 Maine Fishing License

Getting your Maine fishing license for 2015 online is one option. You don't need to provide your SSN, like in a lot of places, but fees can go up to $6. If online commerce isn't for you, you can buy a license in person. They say you can buy one at "sporting goods stores, many convenience stores, and town clerks".

Most residents can get a license for $25, though Maine residents under age 16 don't need one. If you have your sights set on saltwater fishing, just check the box on your application and most people are good to go. Some will need to register for Maine's saltwater registry, though.

Try something new this year: Barbless hooks are safer (for you and the fish), allow you to set the hook faster, and ... read more.

Interesting Facts About the Maine Fishing License 2015

Free fishing days will take place on February 14 - 15, 2015 and May 30 - 31, 2015. (That's every year in February the Saturday and Sunday preceding Presidents Day, and the weekend after Memorial Day.)

The Maine freshwater fishing regulations are online in a nice, useable format. See the Maine Dept. of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife or Maine Saltwater Recreational Fishing for more info about Maine fishing licenses for 2015.

Why not take a look at barbless fishing?