It's that time of year again! Trout season is upon us and it's time to mark your calendars because opening day is Saturday, April 1st. With waters statewide being stocked and ready for anglers, it's the perfect opportunity to get outside and cast your line.
Trout fishing has become a popular pastime for many people, offering a chance to enjoy the beauty of nature while also catching one of Pennsylvania's most delicious fish. It's also a great way to spend time with family and friends, as there's nothing quite like bonding over the thrill of reeling in a big catch.
But before you head out on the water, it's important to make sure you have everything you need. If you plan on fishing for trout in 2023, you'll need to have a valid fishing license with a trout permit. Don't have one yet? No problem! Stop by our store to get your license & permit before opening day and stock up on all of the fishing gear you'll need!
Once you have your license and permit in hand, it's time to start planning your fishing trip. There are plenty of great spots to fish for trout throughout the state, from small streams and rivers to larger lakes and reservoirs. Do your research and find the spot that's right for you based on your experience level, equipment, and personal preferences.
As you prepare for opening day, don't forget to stock up on all the necessary equipment. This includes a fishing rod and reel, bait, tackle, and appropriate clothing and footwear for the weather conditions. If you're new to trout fishing, consider stopping in and we can help you get started.
So mark your calendars, get your license in order, and start planning your trout fishing adventure. With waters statewide being stocked and ready for anglers, opening day is sure to be an exciting and enjoyable experience for all.