Phelps said the mercurial fall weather condensed the time frame in which to get the stocking work completed.
A cold, wind-whipped day of fishing on Lake Oahe resulted in a new South Dakota state-record walleye for Bismarck, N.D., angler Aaron Schuck.
Bemidji, Minn. — Zebra mussels have become a rapidly expanding invasive species in many Minnesota lakes. There are 628 bodies of waters infested with zebra mussels, according to the Minnesota DNR’s infested waters map.
The Minnesota DNR sets limits for game fish that can vary from lake to lake. For example, on Lake Winnibigoshish, anglers may keep (and possess) six walleyes – one over 23 inches (tail pinched) or
Winter walleye-fishing regulations have been set for Minnesota’s most popular early-ice destination, and anglers this year will be allowed to keep four walleyes less than 17 inches (with one over 17 allowed) on Upper Red
The Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee met on Monday, Oct. 16, at McQuoid’s Inn, in Isle to receive updates on Lake Mille Lacs fisheries and provide input on upcoming winter regulations.
There was plenty of
The yearly event was again filled to capacity, with over $20,000 awarded in cash and prizes. And a new tradition was started with the presentation of the “Chili Bowl Cup.”
Many anglers returned from last
Late-fall fishing for walleyes is my favorite. It’s a time for good numbers and for big fish. Live-bait rigs and large minnows, jigs and minnows, and glide baits all work great.
Don’t be afraid to
By all accounts, it appears that the 2023 spring walleye hatch on Lake Erie was again superb.
Of course, the official report won’t come out until December when all of the interagency data comes in