Best North Dakota Fishing Lakes
Top places to fish for bass, catfish, crappie and more in ND.
Devils Lake, Lake Metigoshe, Lake Oahe, Lake Sakakawea, Red Willow Lake and Stump Lake are some of the most popular places for fishing in North Dakota, offering anglers the chance to pursue a variety of fish species. Ice fishing in winter is an option at most lakes and ponds across the state.
Clear Lake, Lake Ashtabula, Lake Audubon, Lake Metigoshe, Lake Oahe, Lake Sakakawea and Stump Lake and The Missouri River are considered the best options for largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass. More...
Sunfish, Perch & Panfish
Buffalo Lodge Lake, Devils Lake, Jamestown Reservoir, Lake Ashtabula, Lake Audubon, Lake Metigoshe, Lake Oahe, Lake Sakakawea, Lake Tschida and Stump Lake are considered the top locations for walleye fishing. More...
Visit the North Dakota fishing page for links to information covering a wide variety of fish species and destinations in the state. Visit the North Dakota map to identify your best route to these top fishing locations. Look to our sister site for additional information about boating in ND at many of the most popular destinations in the state.
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