Guide To Fishing At Lake Butte des Morts
AKA: Butte des Morts Lake
Nestled between Lake Winnebago and Lake Winneconne, Lake Butte des Morts gets its share of attention from anglers. With nearly 40 miles of shoreline, this 8,800-acre lake in the southeast part of the state offers quality fishing for walleye and white bass.
In addition, fishing is good for largemouth and smallmouth bass, crappie, musky, pike, catfish, sunfish and perch. Rental boats, marina, boat launch ramps, a kayak launch area and everything you need for fishing and boating is available at the lake. There are places around the lake for fishing from the bank.
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, rock bass, yellow perch, musky and northern pike at Lake Butte des Morts in Wisconsin.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Butte des Morts
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Lake Butte des Morts Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Fishing Boat Rentals
Midwest Rental Company
Rentals: Kayaks and pontoon boats
Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Butte des Morts Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northwest section of the lake, north side, off Main Street, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with docks and limited parking.
Lake Butte des Morts Boat & Kayak Launch Ramp
Located in the southwest section of the lake, off Leonard Point Drive, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with paved parking.
Rivermoor Drive Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, off Rivermoor Drive, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
902 Taft Ave
Oshkosh, WI 54902
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Omro RV Park - 920 252-2743
Hickory Oaks Campground - 920 235-8076
Lake Butte des Morts WI Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Butte des Morts
1713 W New York Ave
Oshkosh, WI 54901
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Lake Butte des Morts in WI
General Fishing Info
Fishing for walleye and white bass in southeast WI.