Virginia announces three free fishing days

Posted at 3:30 PM, May 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-07 15:17:24-04

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries announced three free fishing days for 2016.

No fishing license of any kind will be needed for rod and reel fishing in freshwater or saltwater, except in designated stocked trout waters on June 3, 4 and 5.

All fishing regulations including size, season, catch limits, and gear restrictions, will remain in effect.

The 2016 Freshwater Fishing and Boating Regulations can be found at

Not sure where to cast your line? Check out the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries’ website.

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