2023 P.E.I. angling season opens April 15
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CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. — The leisure fishing season in P.E.I. is ready to open on April 15.
To prepare for the season, anglers should purchase licenses at native distributors, Entry P.E.I. websites and on-line.
Kids underneath 16 years of age don’t require an angling license, and adults educating youngsters fish don’t want a license.
The province will even maintain a free household fishing weekend, Could 19-22.
In the course of the weekend, no license is required. Nevertheless, all angling rules nonetheless apply.
Anglers can take pleasure in greater than only a springtime exercise, as there may be an extra two-week catch-and-release season for brook trout on the finish of September.
Moreover, there may be an prolonged season for rainbow trout in chosen rivers that runs till Dec. 31.
For extra details about angling in P.E.I., together with maps, prolonged season dates and angling rules, go to the angling assets and knowledge centre.
Extra data may also be discovered by contacting the P.E.I. Division of Fisheries and Communities at 902-368-4683 or online.