North Dakota Fishing Report, Tackle, and License Info

Fish Species found in North Dakota

Largemouth Bass,  Northern Pike,  Perch,  Bream, Bluegill,  Walleye,  Crappie,  Catfish,  Rainbow Trout,  Bullhead,   and 40 more

Bodies of Water in North Dakota

Lakes: 722   Rivers/Streams: 623   Reservoirs: 109   Others: 382   All: 1,836

Fishing Hot Spots in North Dakota

  "Starting this journey I was skeptical of the Heart River holding anything..." Heart River

  "Fished within 100yds of the boat ramp. Caught 7 total. Nothing compared to..." Tobacco Garden Creek

  "We caught about 60 walleye, none over 16.5" using jig head, flipping tail,..." Mount Carmel Dam

  "Largemouth bass fishing is fantastic and the bluegills are decent and..." Clausen Springs Dam

Fishing Spots in North Dakota

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Fishing in the state of North Dakota, there are plenty of bodies of water to choose from. In fact, there are 1,836 bodies of water where fishing could be possible, such as Sheyenne River, Little Muddy River and Lake Ashtabula. Fish for Gar, Bigmouth Buffalo or Whitefish or one of the other 30 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.