South Dakota Fishing Report, Tackle, and License Info

Largemouth Bass,  Walleye,  Bream, Bluegill,  Northern Pike,  Crappie,  Catfish,  Smallmouth Bass,  Rainbow Trout,  Perch,   and 47 more
Bodies of Water:
Lakes: 438   Rivers/Streams: 1,507   Reservoirs: 285   Others: 1,064   All: 3,294

Fishing Hot Spots in South Dakota

  "This Dave Jepsen from iowa. I have the big carp sticker on the side of my..." Platte Creek

  "South of bridge..." Elm Lake

  "Small brookies and a healtyh population of10-16in rainbows make up the..." Beaver Creek

  "there is no walleyes in Sheridan lake get your fact straight there..." Sheridan Lake

Fishing Spots in South Dakota

Featured Tackle Shops in South Dakota

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Fishing in the state of South Dakota, there are plenty of bodies of water to choose from. In fact, there are 3,294 bodies of water where fishing could be possible, such as Fort Randall Dam, Gavins Point Dam and Dry Lake. Fish for Carp, Bullhead or Sturgeon or one of the other 32 fish found in this state; and if you need gear get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spincasting gear out and find your new honey hole.