Within Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River, a valid New York or Pennsylvania fishing license is required for all anglers, age 16 and older, on the sections of the Delaware River between New York and Pennsylvania when fishing from a boat or from either shore.
Obtain Pennsylvania Fishing Licenses from:
Trout permits (stamps) are required in addition to your Pennsylvania license (ages 16 and older) when you "take, kill or possess, while in the act of fishing," any of the trout species from any Pennsylvania or boundary waters.
Obtain New York Fishing Licenses from:
Computerized fishing licenses may be purchased with a credit card through a special telephone number: 1-518-457-8862
Summary of laws and regulations accompanies license. Contact appropriate agency for more information.
Did You Know?
The Upper Delaware watershed hosts the largest inhabitants of wintering bald eagles in the northeast, and a growing year round population of eagles has made the area an ideal location for eagle watching.