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Broiled Garlic Crappies

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  • March 5, 2015
This is a good simple recipe for baked fish. Well, except for lots of butter, lol!...

March Fishing on Lake of the Woods 3-2-2015

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  • March 2, 2015
The walleye fishing in March has started strong.  Good reports from the Garden Island area over...

The Slab Crappies of Lake of the Woods

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  • February 24, 2015
We had been looking forward to this trip for a long time.  The three of us,...
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Lake of the Woods, Minnesota

The Walleye Capital of the World™

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.

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