Baudette area fisheries

Baudette area fisheries staff perform management, habitat and oversight work for 5 fishing lakes and 730 miles of rivers and streams in Lake of the Woods, Roseau, Kittson, Marshall, Pennington and parts of Koochiching counties.

Popular area waters are Lake of the Woods, the Rainy River and the Red River.

The Baudette fisheries work area

Where to find us

204 Main Street East
Baudette, MN 56623
[email protected]
News & notices

Lake of the Woods winter regs

An ice road on Lake of the Woods The Minnesota portion of Lake of the Woods has several regulations that differ from statwide regulations. Download a helpful guide.

New panfish daily limits

A bluegill swimming in a Minnesota lakeNew regulations for sunfish and crappie are in place on a number of lakes for 2021 so anglers should closely check regulations for new daily limits.

Fishing opportunities

Lake of the Woods & Rainy River

Red River of the North


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Baudette staff

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Phil TalmageArea supervisor218-395-6032[email protected]
Matt SkoogAssistant area supervisor218-395-6036[email protected]
Brett NelsonLarge lake specialist218-395-6035[email protected]
Mike WolfFisheries specialist218-395-6037[email protected]
LeAnn NesmithOffice administrative specialist218-395-6031[email protected]