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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
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Fishing

Welcome to the Fishing Blog at West Virginia Explorer. Be sure to visit our Fishing guide for more information about fishing and fishing areas in West Virginia.

Trout being stocked in WV State Parks

Trout being stocked in five park lakes in advance of Earth...

The W.Va. Division of National Resources is stocking trout in five state park lakes on April 22 to encourage family fishing during the Earth...

Free fishing weekend (June 7-8) to boost travel

This weekend (June 7-8) is free fishing weekend in West Virginia -- that time of year when anglers can fish without a license and...
Fishing on Tygart River

June 7-8 is free fishing weekend in West Virginia

The weekend of June 7-8 (2014) is free fishing weekend in West Virginia, during which residents and nonresidents alike may fish its lakes and streams...
Eric Files displays record rainbow trout

W.Va. record for rainbow trout set at Berkeley Co. pond

A state record for rainbow trout was established April 30 by Eric Files Sr. of Martinsburg, West Virginia, who pulled the 33.11-inch, 19.40-pound specimen...
Channel Catfish

W.Va. DNR: Catch a channel cat, and win a night’s camping

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- In an effort to increase visitation at state-managed parks and recreation areas, the W.Va. Division of Natural Resources will begin...
Map showing Spruce on Shavers Fork

Fly fishing course offered in the West Virginia outback

There's only one practical way to reach the ghost town of Spruce on the Shaver's Fork of the Cheat River, and that's by train...