By now, you are probably aware of the lodging page on the Lake of the Woods Tourism website. It has a list of all lodging options in Lake of the Woods County along with a list of amenities and a direct link to the properties website. There are times, however, when pre planning for a […]
It was like riding a bike. I had the opportunity to get on the the ice this week for just a few hours but what a few hours they were. We hit the Border View Lodge fish house at about 1:30pm. Some resorts have had fish houses out a few days while others are just […]
1/4 cup butter 1 cup heavy cream 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 1/2 cups freshly grated Parmesan cheese 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley 3 fillets per person Rits Crackers Saltine Crackers Noodles Crush rits and saltine crackers to a fine in a large Ziploc bag. Add slightly damp fillets and shake. Place cracker batter […]
When planning a ice fishing trip there are lots of different variables that go into finding the right location, lodging, and other amenities. It all comes down to what you want to do and how you are going to do it. Maybe you want to bring up your own fish house and go out and […]
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.