No fishing license needed this weekend
ALBANY — This Saturday and Sunday is a Free Fishing Weekend in New York state, the second of six Free Fishing Days recognized across the state each year.
During designated free fishing days, New York residents and non-residents are permitted to fish without having to buy a fishing license. All other fishing regulations remain in effect.
Remaining Free Fishing Days in 2021 include National Hunting and Fishing Day (Sept. 25) and Veterans Day (Nov. 11).