2 lbs ground beef 3/4 cup onion, diced 1/2 cup tomatoes, diced (drained and pressed) 1/4 cup green chilies, diced (drained and pressed) 2 Tbsp garlic, minced 2 Tbsp minute rice, uncooked 3/4 cup wild rice, cooked and drained 1 Tbsp buckwheat flour 2 eggs 1/2 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp granulated garlic 1/2 tsp […]
Lake sturgeon fishing is hot right now on the Rainy River. The fish are plentiful in the Rainy River, they eat a lot and are can be caught with consistency and the fish can grow in excess of 100 lbs which is fun! The walleye and sturgeon are both feasting in the Rainy River right […]
There are a lot of things that compete for an outdoorsperson’s time this time of year. Great hunting opportunities, football games, excellent fishing. With that being said, life is short and the fall is a great time to fish Lake of the Woods and the Rainy River. As this is being written, reports around the […]
It often gets overlooked. After all, this is The Walleye Capital of the World and the fish are biting excellent both on the lake and in the river. There are also hundreds of thousands of acres (no exaggeration) of public hunting land available to grouse hunters with plenty of birds around. With all of those […]
Welcome to the official website of Lake of the Woods, Minnesota! The stunning international waters of Lake of the Woods and Rainy River provide some of the best fishing in the world. Anglers flock here year-round in search of that elusive record catch.
The waters near the Northwest Angle & Islands are home to a variety and volume of fish. Walleye and muskie are king here, but exceptional smallmouth bass, northern pike and crappie fishing can be found, too.
The South Shore is home to trophy walleye and northern. During the winter months, anglers can ice fish to their hearts’ content for walleye and sauger during the day or all night long in comfortable condos. Or they can add variety by checking out the hot northern pike action in tip-up and spearing houses.
The Rainy River, which meanders between Rainy Lake and Lake of the Woods, forms a natural boundary between the U.S. and Canada. In the winter, the river holds ice fishermen in toasty houses, while spring heralds a fishing frenzy for pre-spawn walleyes near Franz Jevne State Park.