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.

Fishing & Outdoor Reports:
Ashland County
Barron County
Burnett County
Chippewa County
Douglas County
Iron County
Price County
Rusk County
Sawyer County
Washburn County

Fishing Links:
DNR Lake Maps
Wisconsin Fishing Regulations
Fish Species Guide
Fishing Licenses
Ice Fishing

2018-2019 Fishing Dates
Full list of 2018 - 2019 Fishing Seasons
May 5, 2018 - Wisconsin Fishing Opener 2018 Season
June 2-3, 2018 - Free Fishing Weekend (Summer)
January 19-20, 2019 - Free Fishing Weekend (Winter)

Fly Fishing in Northwest Wisconsin