Winter Fishing: Nice to be on the ice
Conditions are nice
Rivers and lakes throughout North Dakota are icing up, giving anglers a chance to get out on frozen pond. Ice fishing in North Dakota runs the gamut, from a bucket on the ice to elaborate icehouse setups that include televised football and tasty food. Others prefer the relatively new darkhouse spearfishing. Regardless of your technique, ice fishing provides hours of recreation. Be sure you check ice conditions before heading out. Temperatures differences and other conditions will affect ice. Click here for Nodak Angler's updated fishing reports or click here for fishing regulations.
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department publishes a list of some of the best ice fishing waters in the state.