Free Ice Fishing Weekend

  North Dakota’s free ice fishing weekend is Dec. 31, 2016 and Jan. 1, 2017. Resident anglers may fish that weekend without a license. All other ice fishing regulations apply. Those interested in darkhouse spearfishing that weekend must register with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department prior to participating. Registration is available by visiting…
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Ice Fishing Preview For Western North Dakota

  This weeks North Dakota weekly webciast  “Ice Fishing Preview for Western North Dakota” is now online for your viewing.  One benefit of the cold weather the last couple of weeks is that lakes and ponds are freezing up, and ice fishing season has begun! Watch this week’s webcast for an overview of ice fishing…
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Ice Awareness For Hunters, Anglers

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is urging winter anglers and late-season hunters to use extreme caution when venturing out on ice until the state has experienced a prolonged period of subfreezing temperatures. Heavy snow and wind accompanying a late November snowstorm over parts of the state are creating slush in many lakes, which…
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Western North Dakota Ice Fishing Preview

With winter finally here, a lot of folks are excited to get out and do some ice fishing. Find out what the fishing prospects are for the western part of the state this winter from North Dakota Game and Fish staff Jeff Hendrickson, Fred Ryckman, Jason Lee and Dave Fryda. The video interview is right…
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Ice Shelter Regulations

Winter anglers are reminded that any fish house left unoccupied on North Dakota waters must be made out of materials that will allow it to float. A popular question this time of year is if campers qualify as legal fish houses. The answer is the same for any structure taken on the ice – if…
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