Fishing License

All Clients of Branson Fish Tales are required to have a valid Missouri Fishing License 

Licenses can be purchased locally at Bass Pro Shops, Walmart and a variety of bait and tackle stores or they can be purchased over the phone and on-line with the information below:

Fishing License by Phone:

Call 1-800-392-4115 for an instant license by phone
Or go:

Missouri Department of Conservation

To purchase on line.

You can purchase by phone or online with a credit card, there is a $2 surcharge for credit card purchases. Licenses cannot be exchanged or refunded.

License Requirements:
  • Residents of Missouri 65 years old and older are not required to purchase a fishing license
  • Non -Residents 16 years old and older must purchase a non-resident license
  • Anglers 15 years old and younger are not required to purchase a license regardless of residency
  • All anglers fishing for trout are require to purchase a trout stamp regardless of age or residency
License Fees:

Resident Annual Fishing License………………………….$12.00
Resident White River Border Lakes License……………..$10.00
(Missouri & Arkansas Residents only)

Daily Fishing Resident or Non Resident………………….$7.00 Per Day

Non Resident Annual License……………………………..$35.00

Trout Stamp…………………………………………………..$7.00

Trout Stamp 15 yrs and younger………………………….$3.50