Saturday, February 18Sunday, February 19

06:00 AM

Where: Fresh or marine waters of New York State

Cost: FREE

For more information please contact:
Bureau of Fisheries | 518-402-8924 |

Free Ice Fishing Weekend: President’s Day weekend (February 18-19, 2017) will be a free ice fishing weekend to encourage more New Yorkers to try Ice fishing while many are on winter recess. Residents and visitors age 16 and older will be able to fish the fresh or marine waters of New York State without a license, providing a great opportunity for people to learn about this popular sport.