ice fishing

How Safe is the Ice?
Last Friday, the Rice County Sheriff's Department asked local ice fishing enthusiasts to stop driving their vehicles on Rice County lakes, due to the unseasonably warm weather we've been experiencing this month. As of January 20, three vehicles have gone through the ice; luckily no one was…
Learn About Ice Fishing from Faribault Park and Rec
Ice fishing in Minnesota is a rite of passage just as important as that first deer hunt you take part in. Each winter little villages of ice fishing houses pop up all over the lakes that pepper our entire state and hundreds if not thousands more drag their little portables out there as well...
The Winter Walleye Connection Is Waiting For You
Jan. 29-31 a number of people from the area will be heading to Ballard's Resort on Lake of the Woods aboard the Windstar Lines Winter Walleye Connection Coach. And there is still time for you to get on board.
The cost is just $440 if you book a group of four or more...
Ice Fishing Shelter Removal Dates
If you've got an ice fishing house on the lake, you might want to note that the removal dates are quickly approaching. The dates of removal are determined by an eastward line formed by U.S. Highway 10, and east along Highway 2 to the Minnesota-Wisconsin border...
Family Ice Fishing Event in Owatonna
It's the 2nd Annual Family Ice Fishing Event on Sunday February 8 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Lake Chase in Owatonna:
*Free for everyone to attend
*Kids 15 and under can fish without a license
*No equipment is required, please bring your own gear if possible as there are a limited amount of ice fishing rods