Tower area fisheries

Tower area fisheries staff perform management, habitat and oversight work for 900 fishing lakes and 2,200 miles of rivers and streams in northern St. Louis and northern Lake counties.

Popular area waters are many popular fishing lakes in the western region of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Lake Vermilion – a premier walleye and muskellunge destination.

The Tower fisheries work area

Where to find us

650 Highway 169
Tower, MN 55790-8304
[email protected]
News & notices

Fishing season is here

Sillhoutted anglers fishing in a small boatMinnesota's open water fishing season is officially open. Get out there and chase a few walleye and northern.

Get started fishing

Fishing rod and reel sitting on a dockWe 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

Fishing piers & boat ramps by county

Talk with us

Tower staff

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Keith ReevesArea fisheries supervisor218-300-7803[email protected]
Brent FlattenAssistant area fisheries supervisor218-300-7807[email protected]
Matt HennenLarge lake specialist (Vermilion)218-300-7810[email protected]
Joe LaForteOffice and administrative specialist218-300-7802[email protected]
Kamden GladeFisheries specialist218-300-7804[email protected]
Trent MonsonFisheries technician218-300-7806[email protected]
Jeff MuellerFisheries technician218-300-7808[email protected]

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