Guide To Fishing At Pelican Lake
AKA: Pelican Lake in Otter Tail County
Just one of over a hundred lakes in the immediate area, Pelican Lake stands out for great fishing and recreation. This 4,000-acre lake is located in the western part of the state, at Clear View, with easy access off US Highway 59.
Bass anglers will enjoy exploring over fifty miles of shoreline. The lake has healthy populations of bass, crappie, walleye, perch, pike and sunfish, all caught with regularity throughout the season. Ice fishing is generally good for walleye, perch, crappie and bluegill. Boating access is via Pelican Lake Launch, located on the east end of the lake, off E Pelican Lake Road.
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, black crappie, walleye, bluegill, green sunfish, pumpkinseed sunfish, rock bass, yellow perch and northern pike at Pelican Lake in Minnesota.
Primary fish species residing in Pelican Lake
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
Pelican Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Fishing Boat Rentals
Umotors Pelican Lake
Rentals: Pontoon boats
Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Pelican Lake Public Access - East Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, east side, off County Road 31, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
Pelican Lake Public Access - West Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest section of the lake, off S Pelican Drive, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Breezy Point Boat Marina
9252 Breezy Point Drive
Breezy Point, MN 56472
Click here for a Minnesota Fishing License.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Pelican Hills RV Park - 218 532-3726
Walleye World RV Park - 701 306-5954
Tony's Campground - 701 850-7648
Pelican Lake MN Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Fishing lakes in each state.
Pelican Lake in MN
General Fishing Info
Fishing for smallmouth bass and walleye in western MN.