Fishing in Northwest Wisconsin

Northwest Wisconsin is a premier fishing destination for both competitive anglers and for the family just looking to get out and enjoy the water.

Thousands of incredible fishing lakes decorate the landscape and offer great Northwood’s lodging, dining, and amenities.  Game fish are abundant in Northwest Wisconsin making it the perfect place for anglers to get out and enjoy some time on the area lakes. The many inland lakes are known for walleye, panfish, bass, northern and even the famous Musky. Be sure to check out Lake Superior for salmon and lake trout. Guide service is available on Lake Superior and also most inland lakes and rivers. A variety of resources are available for you to start planning your next fishing adventure in Northwest Wisconsin. Visit the links below for up to date fishing reports, lake maps and information on licenses, regulations and fish species.

2022-23 Fishing Season

Full list of 2022-23 Fishing Seasons
May 7, 2022 - Wisconsin Fishing Opener
June 4-5, 2022 - Free Fishing Weekend (Summer)
January 21-22, 2023 - Free Fishing Weekend (Winter)