Texas Fishing License 2015-2016

Information and Where to Buy Your TX Fishing License

Interested in fishing in Texas? You'll need to buy the right fishing license if you want to fish in 2015-2016. Here's the deal...

Where to Buy Your 2015-2016 Texas Fishing License

Note: the license year in Texas runs from September 1 through August 31.

Getting your Texas fishing license for 2015-2016 online is one option, though there is a $5 fee. You can also get one in person at a local retailer.

A basic resident freshwater package is $30, and a saltwater package is $35. A lifetime license is $1000—an okay deal if you buy it for someone very young, or you can enter the lifetime license drawing to win one for yourself. Check out the full list of licenses and fees.

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 Texas Fishing License 2015-2016

There are 50 state parks that participate in "Free Fishing in State Parks."

If you're heading out to do some saltwater fishing, you may want to look at available tidal information.

State fishing regulations are available online. See the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department for more info about Texas fishing licenses for 2015-2016.

Why not take a look at barbless fishing?