When can you fish for free in NY?
2022 Free Fishing Days: February 19-20 (Presidents Day Weekend), June 25-26, September 24 (National Hunting and Fishing Day), and November 11 (Veterans Day). No fishing license needed!
Can you fish in rivers for free?
Fishing the River Thames in Greater London
Fishing on the River Thames is free all the way up to Staines and following improvements in water quality there are now plenty of fish.
What is the fine for fishing without a license in New York State?
A violation offense under New York State’s fishing or hunting laws carry a penalty varying from $0 to $250 and up to 15 days in jail.