Full Moon Should Trigger Bigger Fish

It should be a nice weekend for fishing! Make sure to check out this week’s fishing report before heading out on the lake! The heat and humidity have slowed fishermen down, but those venturing out are finding active fish. Crawlers and leeches are turning fish in 12 to 15 feet on some lakes and deeper […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

It’s been another beautiful week here in Otter Tail Lakes Country with finally some much needed rain. Don’t let the rain stop you from heading out on one of the many Otter Tail Lake Country lakes though! Walleye are being found in 10-20 feet of water during the day when using jigs with minnows and […]

Minnesota Fishing Report: Ross’s Fishing Report

Hi Everyone. Come to Otter Tail Lakes Country this August and catch fish. I love this time of year. It seems very cut and dry. If you’re on one of our 1,100 lakes, targeting a certain species, and you’re not getting any—then change spots and depths etc, or change lakes. For example, when I’m looking […]

Minnesota Fishing Report: Ross’s Fishing Review

Happy summer! It’s August and the water temps in Otter Tail Lakes Country are on the rise—finally. For many weeks the water temps have been hovering around 71–73 degrees. But in the past few days they have jumped to around 78 and 79 degrees. As soon as the water temps rose, the fish seemed to […]

Minnesota Fishing Report: Ross’s Fishing Review

Happy summer everyone! I can’t believe summer’s actually here this week. We’ve had a couple small periods of summer but have been interrupted by small things like POLAR VORTEXES and damaging winds and flooding rain fall. It’s been like fishing from a yo-yo. The main question this season has been, “Has the high water affected […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

It has been another wonderful week here in Otter Tail Lakes Country, even though we did have a couple really hot days. The fisherman are still fishing away and finding some big ones. When fishing for Walleye look in 10-20 feet of water using jigs, minnows, snells, leaches, and crawlers. Then get out your sucker […]

Minnesota Fishing Report: Ross’s Fishing Review

This season is flying by! It’s already July! The fishing has been great in Otter Tail Lakes Country these past few weeks and continues onward. The lakes in the area stand at record high levels and all that extra water has thrown some anglers for a loop. Be on your guard for change. Fishing spots […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

Its Wednesday here in Otter Tail Lakes Country, the sun is shining and the fishing is great! The fishing has even been good on those rainy days we keep having! The fourth of July is just a couple days away and many will be heading to Otter Tail Lakes Country to go fishing. Let me […]

Minnesota Fishing Report: Ross’s Fishing Review

Wow, what a week of rain! Otter Tail Lakes Country, like many parts of the upper Midwest has been sacked by rain. The lakes that were a bit low to begin the season are now encroaching on roadways, shorelines, and cabin yards. It rained so hard this week I was wondering if the fish were […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

We had a rainy couple of days here in Otter Tail Lakes Country but now, the sun is shining and the weather is perfect for fishing. Just don’t forget the sunscreen! Once you have put your sunscreen on and you are ready to head out on the water here’s where you will find the fish. […]