Lake Sakakawea Fishing near Garrison, North Dakota

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Details for Lake Sakakawea

Species Caught Here:
Bass
Northern Pike
Panfish
Salmon
Walleye

Public Property
47.583332 -101.122650

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Description for Lake Sakakawea, McLean County, North Dakota

Lake Sakakawea is a reservoir located just 14.5 miles from Garrison, in McLean County, in the state of North Dakota, United States, near Coleharbor, ND. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including chinook salmon, panfish, northern pike, walleye and smallmouth bass here. Whether you’re spinning, baitcasting or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Sakakawea. Alternate names for this reservoir include Garrison Dam Lake, Lake Thompson and Garrison Dam Reservoir.

Join us as we discuss the North Dakota Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

Fishing Reports near Lake Sakakawea

  "Nice pike, fair walleyes, and plentiful small perch can all be caught from the fishing pier of..." Crooked Lake

  "The fishery of Brush Lake consists of lots of 6-8 inch perch, fair walleyes, and nice pike. For..." Brush Lake

  "Lots of 8-11 inch perch and decent numbers of smallish walleyes. A large walleye in Brekken is only..." Lake Brekken

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Fishing Times for Lake Sakakawea near Garrison, ND

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