Hunting and Fishing events

Events Calendar

04/01/18 - 11/30/18

 

Flathead Catfish - 2018 Season

04/14/18 - 09/30/18

 

Stream Trout in streams, except SE - 2018 season

04/14/18 - 09/14/18

 

Stream Trout in streams SE - 2018 season. Dodge, Goodhue, Fillmore, Houston, Mower, Olmsted, Wabasha and Winona counties only.

05/12/18 - 02/24/19

 

Walleye, sauger, northern pike - 2018 season

05/12/18 - 02/24/19

 

Smallmouth and Largemouth Bass - 2018 season -North and East of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls and Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

05/12/18 - 09/30/18

 

Lake Trout (summer) - 2018 season

05/12/18 - 10/31/18

 

Stream Trout in lakes (summer) - 2018 season

05/26/18 - 02/24/19

 

Largemouth Bass - 2018 season -South and West of US Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls except Pelican and Ash Lakes in St. Louis County

05/26/18 - 09/09/18

 

Smallmouth Bass - 2018 Season -South and West of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls except Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County.

06/02/18 - 12/02/18

 

Muskellunge (Muskie) - 2018 season

06/16/18 - 04/14/19

 

Lake/Shovelnose Sturgeon Season

07/20/18

Lake Carlos State Park

Kids' Fishing Frenzy Friday

07/20/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Kids Fishing Friday!

07/20/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Fishing Friday

07/20/18

Jay Cooke State Park

I Can Fish!

07/20/18

Bear Head Lake State Park

Fishing 101

07/21/18

Forestville Mystery Cave State Park

Spinner Making and Trout Fishing Workshop

07/22/18

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Trout Fishing

07/22/18

Father Hennepin State Park

Fishing 101

07/22/18

Wild River State Park

Making Tracks!

07/23/18

Minneopa State Park

I Can Fish

07/23/18

Itasca State Park

I Can Fish! Pre-registration Program

07/26/18

Bear Head Lake State Park

Fishing 101

07/26/18

Itasca State Park

Jr. Naturalist: Fish Habitat

07/26/18

Itasca State Park

The Fish Families of Itasca! Campfire

07/27/18

Lake Carlos State Park

Kids' Fishing Frenzy Friday

07/27/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Fishing Friday

07/27/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Fishing Friday

07/27/18

Sibley State Park

Fish Frenzy

07/27/18

Itasca State Park

Family Fishing Funday

07/28/18

Sibley State Park

Caveman Day

07/29/18

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Trout Fishing

07/29/18

Father Hennepin State Park

Fishing 101

08/01/18

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Fish Families

08/03/18

Lake Carlos State Park

Kids' Fishing Frenzy Friday

08/03/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Fishing Friday

08/03/18

Sibley State Park

Fish Frenzy

08/05/18

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Trout Fishing

08/05/18

Father Hennepin State Park

Fishing 101

08/05/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

G is for Gigoonh...

08/08/18

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Fish Painting

08/09/18

Bear Head Lake State Park

Fishing 101

08/10/18

Lake Carlos State Park

Kids' Fishing Frenzy Friday

08/10/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Fishing Friday

08/10/18

Sibley State Park

Fish Frenzy

08/11/18

St. Croix State Park

Fish with the Ranger

08/11/18

Sibley State Park

Fishes of Minnesota

08/12/18

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Trout Fishing

08/13/18

Minneopa State Park

I Can Fish

08/13/18

Itasca State Park

I Can Fish! Pre-registration Program

08/15/18

Itasca State Park

Outdoor Kids- Flashy Fish Catchers

08/17/18

 

Bear baiting start date

08/17/18

 

Camp Ripley Archery Hunt Application Deadline

08/17/18

 

Youth Deer Hunt Application Deadline

08/17/18

 

Prairie Chicken Hunt Lottery Deadline

08/17/18

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Fishing Friday

08/17/18

Sibley State Park

Fish Frenzy

08/19/18

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Trout Fishing

08/24/18

Sibley State Park

Fish Frenzy

08/25/18

Afton State Park

Fly Fishing Clinic

08/26/18

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Trout Fishing

08/26/18

Fort Snelling State Park

River Fishing for Fun

08/31/18

Fort Snelling State Park

Fishing Friday

08/31/18

Sibley State Park

Fish Frenzy

09/01/18 - 10/14/18

 

Bear season

09/01/18 - 11/09/18

 

Mourning Dove season

09/01/18 - 09/16/18

 

Early Canada Goose season - Tentative

09/01/18 - 10/31/18

 

Crow Hunting (3rd season)

09/01/18 - 11/05/18

 

Snipe and Rail Hunting season

09/02/18

Whitewater State Park

Intro to Trout Fishing

09/06/18

 

Antlerless Deer and Special Hunt Lottery Deadline

09/08/18

 

Youth Waterfowl Day

09/08/18 - 09/16/18

 

Elk hunt A season

09/10/18 - 02/24/19

 

Smallmouth Bass - 2018 Catch and Release season only - South and West of U.S. Hwy 53 from Duluth to International Falls except Pelican and Ash lakes in St. Louis County

09/15/18 - 12/31/18

 

Deer Hunt - Archery season

09/15/18 - 01/01/19

 

Ruffed and Spruce Grouse, Hungarian Partridge season

09/15/18 - 11/30/18

 

Sharp-tailed Grouse season (northwest zone)

09/15/18 - 02/28/19

 

Small Game - Rabbits, Squirrels season

09/15/18 - 10/21/18

 

Sandhill Crane season-NW zone

09/15/18 - 10/15/18

 

Stream Trout (Fall) SE - 2018 season Catch and Release season only

09/16/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Gigoonh!

09/22/18

 

Waterfowl season opener

09/22/18 - 11/05/18

 

Woodcock season

09/22/18 - 09/23/18

 

Take-a-Kid Hunting weekend

09/22/18 - 09/30/18

 

Elk hunt B season

09/23/18

Brown's Creek State Trail at Brown's Creek Park Reserve

Beginning Fly Fishing - Learning to cast

09/29/18 - 10/07/18

 

Prairie Chicken season

09/29/18 - 10/28/18

 

Fall Turkey season

09/30/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Gigoonh!

10/06/18 - 10/14/18

 

Elk hunt C season

10/13/18 - 01/01/19

 

Pheasant season

10/13/18 - 11/30/18

 

Sharp-tailed Grouse season (east-central zone)

10/14/18

Lake Bemidji State Park

Gigoonh!

10/18/18 - 10/19/18

 

Deer Hunt - Camp Ripley Archery Hunt - 1st season

10/18/18 - 10/21/18

 

Deer Hunt - Special Youth Deer season