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.
Where to find us204 Main Street East
Baudette, MN 56623
- News and notices
Fishing season is here
Minnesota's open water fishing season is officially open. Get out there and chase a few walleye and northern.
Get started fishing
We can help you get started fishing. Check out our tips and links to information on how to fish, filleting fish, frying fish and more.
- Fishing opportunities
Area lakes by county
Learn to fish
Fishing piers & boat ramps by county
Lake of the Woods & Rainy River
- Lake of the Woods management plan
- Water level info for Rainy River & Lake of the Woods
- Estimating lake sturgeon weights & ages
Red River of the North
- Talk with us
Slide text left for phones & emails
Matt Skoog Area supervisor 218-395-6036 [email protected] Vacant Assistant area supervisor 218-395-6032 Brett Nelson Large lake specialist 218-395-6035 [email protected] Mike Wolf Fisheries specialist 218-395-6037 [email protected] Vacant Office administrative specialist 218-395-6031