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Question by fands fun. Uploaded on December 28, 2010
There Is no best state to fish in it depends on what your fishing for,like in my opinion the best place to fish for walleye is lac seal canada
which ever state your in at the time. cant go wrong. its just great to get out there and cast a line
too much of a loaded question. just depends on who you ask.
what ever state you live in, so you dont have to buy a nonresident fishing license
Florida would be a strong contender, especially if you are interested in salt water fishing. The fresh water opportunities are great for bass and panfish, and you can catch exotics in the canals west of Miami. Of course, there aren't any of the cold water species like trout, walleye or muskie, but you can't have it all in one place.
You can catch almost anything somewhere in New York.
I have to agree with country road on this. Best overall state for fresh AND salt water fishing would be Florida.
Country road knows his fishing and is right on with Florida and I agree that it is the abosulte best, but he and I both live on the Gulf coast of Alabama. Without having to go more than a hour from our homes in any direction, we can be doing some of the better fishing in the south right here in our own state. I have personally caught way more than fifty different species of saltwater and freshwater fish from our waters. And although the BP oil spill hurt the verious industries of the area as a whole, I find that the fishing itself is still good.
I haven't gotten a chance to check out other states enough to know but despite the sometimes cruddy weather and lack of daylight I can't leave Alaska because of how much variety there is when it comes to fishing! 300# halibut to world class grayling fishing there's so much to fish for!
What is the best state to fish in? Ask 50 people and you will most likely get 50 different answers.
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