Lanesboro area fisheries

Lanesboro area fisheries staff perform management, habitat and oversight work for 170 miles of bass/warm-water rivers and 600 miles of trout streams in Fillmore, Houston, Winona and portions of Olmsted and Wabasha counties.

These waters include popular fishing destinations such as the Root River, Trout Run Creek and Whitewater River.

The Lanesboro fisheries work area

Where to find us

23785 Grosbeak Road
Lanesboro, MN 55949
507-765-7060
[email protected]
News & notices

New bluegill daily limits

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

Ice fishing know-how

Northern pike in an ice fishing holeIce fishing can be mystifying for those who with little or no experience. Use our our handy how-to and heads-up to take your first steps on the ice.

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Lanesboro staff

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Name
Position
Phone
Email
Ron BenjaminArea supervisor507-765-7061[email protected]
Jim MelanderHabitat construction supervisor507-765-7064[email protected]
Vaughn SnookAssistant area supervisor507-765-7062[email protected]
Jennifer StensgardOffice administrative specialist507-765-7060[email protected]
Jason RoloffFisheries specialist507-765-7065[email protected]
VacantFisheries specialist- 
Travis VikerFisheries technician507-765-7063travis.[email protected]