Where to Fish

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Trout Areas

Missouri has a wealth of trout waters, including red, white, and blue ribbon areas. Use this page to find great trout fishing around the state and throughout the year.

Urban Fishing

St. Louis and Kansas City anglers are never far from a fishing opportunity. The Department of Conservation stocks more than 30 urban lakes statewide with a variety of fish including bass, trout, channel catfish, and more.

Fish Attractor GPX Files

Download these files to your GPS device to locate fish attractors in select lakes.

Fish Attractor PDF Maps

Print out these paper maps to take with you when you go fishing.

Live Bait Dealers

Browse and search for live bait dealers throughout Missouri.

Check the Code

This is NOT a legal document. Regulations are subject to revision during the current year.
Refer to the Wildlife Code.