Open Water Fishing in Warroad
on Lake of the Woods

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Is that trophy walleye on your bucket list? Look no further… Lake of the Woods has them, along with northern pike, perch, muskie and bass. With 317,000 acres of Minnesota waters, Lake of the Woods is a fishing enthusiast’s dream come true. This “super-sized” fishing hole is right out Warroad’s front door.

Area resorts and fishing guides are happy to show you where the fish are biting. Whether you choose a spot on the open water of Lake of the Woods, or some place along the perimeter of the big water, you are sure to have an unforgettable fishing experience.

Lake of the Woods is accessible at the Warroad Point Park where there is plenty of free parking and fish cleaning houses. Fishing supplies are available in Warroad at the locations listed below.

You can download the official Minnesota Fishing Regulations on the Minnesota DNR web site.

Guided Fishing & Boat Rentals

Arnesen’s Rocky Point

 

6760 Rocky Point Rd. NW
Roosevelt, MN 56673

Arnesen’s Rocky Point Resort is located on the south shore of Minnesota’s famous Lake of the Woods and features a full service bar and restaurant, housekeeping cabins, protected marina, and a host of other amenities. Whether you are looking for charter boat fishing, fishing the numerous nearby reefs with your own boat, or ice fishing in the winter months; our location is ideally situated to meet your needs for a family fishing vacation.

We offer a variety of lodging options, ranging in size from one to four bedrooms. Our cabins and modular home rentals have complete kitchens with utensils, pots and pans, linens, coffee pots, flat screen TV’s and satellite television. Each cabin has a combination of double and twin beds. Weber charcoal grills, fire rings and picnic tables are also at the cabins.

arnesens.com
1-800-535-7585

38002 Beach Rd
PO Box 124
Warroad, MN 56763

Resort with summer and winter fishing. Bar and grill with catering on and off site. Cabins, campgrounds, seasonal docks. All your fishing and boating needs, guided launch service, boat-motor rental, bait-tackle shop, seasonal dock rentals, full-service ice fishing.

springsteelresort.net
218-386-1000
Wheeler’s Point Resort

2605 River LN NW
Baudette, MN 56623

Wheeler's Point Resort is located where the Rainy River enters the Lake of the Woods, the Walleye Capitol of North America. We're a year round, full service resort with fully equipped modern cabins, bar and grill, fishing charter service, ice fishing houses, sleeper houses, hunting setups, along with boat and pontoon rental.

wheelerspoint.com
Zippel Bay Resort

6080 39th St NW
Williams, MN 56763

Nick and Deanna of Zippel Bay Resort invite you to beautiful, legendary, Lake of the Woods on the Minnesota-Canadian border, where world class fishing and wildlife complement each other in the quiet, secluded setting of Zippel Bay! Enjoy the most productive walleye lake in Minnesota and the well-known trophy status of the Great Northern Pike. Also, great fishing for Sauger, Perch and Small Mouth. Zippel Bay is a four-season resort with excellent fall fishing and hunting and a long, productive ice fishing season. Enjoy the mixed bag of migrating ducks and geese from Ontario Lakes or Grouse hunt the miles of public forest. Otherwise, stay in camp and relax on our floating Gazebo and new heated swimming pool and hot tub. Kids will enjoy the canoes, kayaks and paddleboats, free with cabin rental. Sit back and enjoy our waterfront lodge with our homemade American planned meals or off-the-menu dining and lounge, while the kids enjoy our game room or playground equipment. You can relax first-class in our 3 to 6 bedroom natural log cabins, finest on Lake of the Woods! Hot tubs, steam showers, 2 to 3 bathrooms, 1 to 2 kitchens, fireplace, central air, large decks and much more!

zippelbay.com
218-783-6235

2017 Fishing Tournaments

February 22, 2017 – Springsteel Resort & Warroad Chamber of Commerce Ice Fishing Derby.  Over $30,000 in prizes.

September 2, 2017 – The South Shore Classic Fishing Tournament will be held over Labor Day weekend, at Rocky Point.

Fishing Tackle & Baits Shops 

CENEX Farmers Union Oil Company

418 South State St.
PO Box 44
Warroad, MN 56763

Cenex Farmers Union Oil Company offers gas, propane, service shop, tires, C-store, bait & tackle shop, 24-hour pay at the pump fueling, ethanol blender pumps and diesel islands. Located along Highway 11 in Warroad.

farmersunionoilco.com
218-386-1318
North Country Convenience

34480 550th Ave.
PO Box 49
Warroad, MN 56763

North Country Convenience is a locally owned and operated full service convenience store. Located West of Warroad 4 miles on State highway 11 we have the largest parking lot in the area (over an acre big) making access when pulling boats and fish houses very easy. Three pump islands provide regular, mid grade and premium gas along with diesel fuel. Inside the store you will be greeted by a friendly staff and a full service deli serving up fresh pizza, subs, wraps, breakfast sandwiches and fresh fudge made in our own fudge shoppe! If Lake of the Woods is your destination you can get the latest fishing information and you will appreciate our great selection of fresh bait and tackle.

218-386-2726

38002 Beach Rd
PO Box 124
Warroad, MN 56763

Resort with summer and winter fishing. Bar and grill with catering on and off site. Cabins, campgrounds, seasonal docks. All your fishing and boating needs, guided launch service, boat-motor rental, bait-tackle shop, seasonal dock rentals, full-service ice fishing.

springsteelresort.net
218-386-1000
Streiff Sporting Goods

34480 550th Av
PO Box 49
Warroad, MN 56763

You will be welcomed by 14,000 square feet of shopping delight. Streiff Sporting Goods, in business since 1987, has aligned itself with some of the strongest companies in the outdoor business. You will find something for everyone at Streiff's from casual clothing, novelties, fishing, archery, firearms, footwear, camping, optics and more. You will also enjoy the more than 100 award winning mounts displayed throughout the beautiful log structure. Open 7 days a week, 9am to 7pm Monday -Saturday and 11am to 4pm on Sunday.

streiffs.com
218-386-2590

Local Conservation Officers

Jeff Birchem (LOW) 218-783-2521

Larry Milbridge (WRD/ANGLE) 218-386-3973

Ben Huener (ROS) 218-232-2892

Robert Gorecki (BAUDETTE) 218-634-1424.