Any Missouri resident, 16 to 64 years old, and any non-resident, 16 and older, wishing to fish on Lake Taneycomo is required to purchase a Missouri Fishing Permit. If fishing for trout, you will need to purchase a Trout Stamp.Where to buy a fishing permit in Missouri?
You can purchase your Missouri fishing license (fishing permit) online, by phone, at Department of Conservation offices or from vendors around the state including bait and tackle shops and sports goods stores.What is the purpose of the Missouri Department of Conservation?
The mission of the Missouri Department of Conservation is: To protect and manage the fish, forest, and wildlife resources of the state; to serve the public and facilitate their participation in resource management activities; and to provide opportunity for all citizens to use, enjoy and learn about fish, forest, and wildlife resources.How old do you have to be to get fishing license in Missouri?
If you are between the age of 16 and 65, you need a Missouri fishing license before you can legally catch fish. A license is also required for non-residents of Missouri over 65 years of age. There are more than 200 species of fish that can be found in Branson/Lakes Area and Missouri Lakes.