We are hoping the forecast continues to change and bring us more temps like these! We will start checking ice further out and across the lake next week. Lake of the Woods, Minnesota Tourism offers weekly up to date fishing reports for Lake of the Woods, Rainy River and NW angle. Our Oak Island locations due to the more areas of current in their neck of the woods and based on the forecast will start their season right after Christmas. 15K likes. If you are still interested in coming up and wetting a line or just relaxing in a cabin, we welcome you with lodging available. Zippel Bay Resort, Williams, Minnesota. Witch Bay Camp is run as a fishing lodge for those who want to get away from heavy boat traffic and water skiers while they are fishing and relaxing. Many small bays have a sheet of ice and the larger bays have ice too along with open water pockets. Most anglers report sorting through walleyes in a variety of sizes to catch eaters and big fish. Fishing report: Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake continue to produce walleyes; ... Zippel Bay and Long Point. With over 14,000 islands, Lake of the Woods (LOW) puts a new perspective on fishing. We are making progress but need a few more days. Once we have 8-12 inches of good ice in the areas we fish and travel, it’s game on. At Sportsman’s Oak Island Lodge and Eagle Ridge, we have a thin layer in the bay and in many areas where there is no current. Thanks again for a great season! Fishing Report from Lake of the Woods Tourism Bureau 11/5/20 Published on November 5, 2020 by Connie Peterson – Comments off Filed under: Fishing Reports Jigging in 26-29 feet in front of Pine Island, Morris Point, or Graceton Beach. It won’t be long and Gregg will be taking his annual early-season flights to get a better view of how things are coming along. If you are venturing out on your own please remember not all areas of the lake have the same ice conditions and conditions can change. Please remember not all areas of the lake have the same ice conditions. Forecast looks promising to lock things up in the very near future. What is open?Lodging in our cabins and villas are open year-round. On Four Mile Bay, the bay we use to access our fishing spots on the lake, we found 3-6 inches of ice Sunday where we checked. Weekly Fishing Report from Lake of the Woods MN Tourism. 800-382-FISH (3474) info@lakeofthewoodsmn.com Home Making Ice!We woke up to more ice today. Full service resort on Minnesota's Lake of the Woods — offering year-round fishing, hunting, guided charter services & … Some of the local ice roads near us are currently allowing ATV’s, snowmobiles and portables out at this time. We are continuing to follow guidelines to keep everyone safe. Trips available from December through March. Gold and pink have been the best-colored jigs. We hope you can join us. There are so many areas to Lake of the Woods, work through a resort or outfitter as ice conditions can vary. The river bite has been hit and miss. View the latest Lake of the Woods Fishing Reports from Border View Lodge. OutdoorsFIRST will feature a LOTW MN Tourism resort every week this open water season. Trolling crankbaits still productive in 24-26 or 32-34 feet over mud north of Zippel Bay to Pine Island. We are excited to see the forecast is looking colder! Lodging & Ice Fishing Packages Available3 nights lodging and 2 full days of ice fishing starting at $373 per person.Click here to start planning your trip. Weekly Fishing Report from Sportsman's Lodge. Stay tuned for more reports to come. We are happy to report another cold night again last night. Lighthouse gap, Morris Point Gap, Zippel Bay, Long Point and Knight and Bridges Islands are some areas reporting nice walleyes. It’s time! This first time ice road is necessary as the U.S. /Canada border has been closed since March, 2020.For more info on fishing Lake of the Woods, go to www.LakeoftheWoodsMN.com ... See MoreSee Less, Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on Linked InShare by Email, The Angle is iced over and resorts are monitoring ice thickness.  Some resorts have been checking for walleyes in a few spots having good success.  It’s not ready yet, but the ice is coming along nicely. Â, https://lakeofthewoodsmn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/RGB_TourismLogo1.jpg, https://lakeofthewoodsmn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/satelite-image_113020.jpg. Lake State Fishing Report's. From the Sportsman’s Family to your family, we wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! Enjoy ~~~~<(((>< Fishing Report… As a special project for the winter 2020 / 2021, resort owners and a group of stakeholders from the NW Angle will have an ice road for customers to drive to the Angle. 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