Otter Lake is located east of I-35E and north of County Road J.
Northern Pike: above average abundance, smaller than average size.
Largemouth Bass: lower than average abundance,average size.
Bluegill: above average abundance, smaller than average size
Black Crappie: below average abundance, smaller than average size.
Bullhead: average abundance, smaller than average size
The access is located within the Bald Eagle-Otter Lake Regional Park operated by Ramsey County. This is a small facility and may not be suitable for larger boats.
There are no areas suitable for shore fishing on this lake.
- Re-survey in 2013. Population assessment in 2019.
- Monitor winter oxygen levels as needed.
- Operation of aeration device by Ramsey County.
Exotic Species Alert:
This lake contains Eurasian water milfoil. Remove all visible plant materials from your boat, trailer and other boating equipment before leaving the lake.
This is a shallow, weedy lake. Small northern pike and smaller bluegill are common. Heavy vegetation growth makes summer fishing difficult.