Hinckley area fisheries staff perform management, habitat and oversight work for 160 fishing lakes and 261 rivers and streams in Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec and Pine counties.
Popular area waters are Grindstone Lake, Chisago area lakes as well as four popular rivers – the St. Croix, Kettle, Rum and Snake.
Where to find us306 Power Avenue North
Hinckley, MN 55037
- News & notices
Grindstone dam removal
Get the most-recent information on a project that will remove a public safety hazard and restore the Grindstone River's natural flow and connectivity.
Hurry up ice!
Fishing doesn't have to stop in winter. Learn how to take the right precautions so you can venture on Minnesota's frozen lakes to escape the winter blahs and cabin fever blues.
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We will have someone in the office to take phone calls and messages whenever possible during business hours but calls may not be returned immediately. Email is checked throughout the day Monday through Friday during business hours and is the best way to contact staff.
Leslie George Area supervisor 320-384-7721 [email protected] Deb Vermeersch Assistant area supervisor 320-384-7721 [email protected] Shelly O'Donovan Office administrative specialist 320-384-7721 [email protected] Heath Weaver Fisheries specialist 320-384-7721 [email protected] John Frank Fisheries specialist 320-384-7721 [email protected] Nate Painovich Fisheries specialist 320-384-7721 [email protected]