Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report – Sept. 13, 2019

District 1 – Baudette area CO Eric Benjamin (Warroad) worked OHV and bear- and waterfowl-hunting enforcement. Although a few people would beg to differ, it seems the bear season is off to a slow start in Zone 12. Many hunters reported hits at their baits right up until the day before opener, with little to no activity thereafter. This may…

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report for July 19

Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS         East – Anglers continue to experience good walleye fishing on the mud flats and deep gravel during the day or low-light periods. The rock reefs and points also are kicking out walleyes, especially during the evening hours, but they will produce during the day as well. Smallmouth bass remain active on the…

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report for May 31, 2019

Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS         East – Walleye action remains strong during the day in 18 feet or more, while the shallow, evening rock bite remains hot, too. Minnows, leeches, and crankbaits are producing walleyes. There’s been plenty of good-size smallies mixed in the lake and they are hitting artificial or live bait presentations as well. Johnson’s…

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report for May 10, 2019

LAKE MILLE LACS         Fishing pressure continues to be light, but there should be some crappies showing up in the shallow bays and harbors as water temperatures continue to climb. And the pressure should pick up once the season opens Saturday. Johnson’s Portside (320) 676-3811 Terry’s Boat Harbor (320) 692-4430 LAKE OF THE WOODS As of Monday, there…

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report for May 3, 2019

Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS         The lake has been ice-free since late last weekend with the wind chewing up any ice that was left. There hasn’t been much for fishing reports, but look to the shallow bays and harbors to start holding crappies as water temperatures climb. Johnson’s Portside (320) 676-3811 Terry’s Boat Harbor (320) 692-4430 LAKE…

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report for March 29

LAKE MILLE LACS         Snowmobiles and ATVs were being used early this week, but it’s worth noting that most resorts have shut their accesses down for the season. So definitely call ahead before making the trek. Fishing activity has been light, limited to some crappie action in the south end bays. Johnson’s Portside (320) 676-3811 Terry’s Boat Harbor…

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report for March 22

Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS         Fishing pressure continues to be light, with a handful of anglers looking to the bays on the south end for crappies. They seem to bite better early and late each day and some days are simply better than others. Johnson’s Portside (320) 676-3811 Terry’s Boat Harbor (320) 692-4430 LAKE OF THE WOODS…

Minnesota Outdoor News Fishing Report for Feb. 22, 2019

Great Eight LAKE MILLE LACS         East – Anglers aren’t catching big numbers of walleyes, but large fish remain somewhat active. The best reports continue to come off the mud flats or deep basin areas in 30 feet or more during low-light periods. For this weekend’s Perch Extravaganza, work the south-end bays, north-end sand breaks, and mud flats….