When most people think about ice fishing Lake of the Woods, one of the furthest things from their mind is a formal masquerade ball. What is a masquerade ball? To start out, the definition of masquerade as explained by dictionary.com is a party, dance, or other festive gathering of persons wearing masks and other disguises, and often elegant, historical, or fantastic costumes. That is exactly why Cyrus Resort is hosting their first ball […]
Stop by to enter a drawing to win an ice fishing trip! Do you have questions about the lake or resorts? Have you seen our new Visitor Guide? We are happy to assist! If you are interested in ice fishing, this weekend could be a fun one. To kick of the ice fishing season, the […]
Have you made any winter trips yet? If your an avid snowmobiler Lake of the Woods is right for you. Did you know Lake of the Woods has over 300 miles of beautifully groomed trails for riders? There are many land trails that trace around the county, as well as some groomed trails at Zippel […]
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 […]
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.