Minnesota offers a great multi-species freshwater fishing. Minnesota's fishing starts with variety of water that have bass, trout, and northern pike and walleye fishes. Minnesota is a land of 10,000 lakes. If you are planning to have an amazing fishing trip, Minnesota is the right place for it.
Minnesota is popular for its exceptional walleye fisheries. There are number of lakes like Mille Lacs Lake, Lake of the Woods, Lake Winnibigoshish, Lake Vermilion, etc. in Minnesota and the one thing that remains unchaced through most of the lakes is that various walleye are found swimming in them. Mille Lacs Lake has tons of walleye in the 2 to 3 pound range. Lake Winnibigoshish is a big lake with plenty of walleye and many anglers like to go to this lake to catch them for dinner. The other lakes that are mentioned above are also good places to plan a walleye-fishing trip.
Northern Pike are the most aggressive and strong fish that you can fish for. They can grow extremely big with some fish longer than 40 inches and weighing approximately 15 to 20 pounds. Northern pike fishing trip is planned by many anglers every year. Some of the best lakes for northern pike fishing are Leech Lake, Red Lake, Lake of the Woods, etc. Leech Lake has a good population of northern pike. You can catch some pike by finding the weed edges. Red Lake is an excellent drive-in lake for catching huge northern pike. Lake of the Woods offer fabulous fishing with number of resorts and is a good lake for catching a trophy fish.
Bass fishing usually takes place in shallow water; however, anglers will fish in deep water as well. Check out the tips, guides, etc. online if you wish to have a bass fishing trip to learn the best times to fish. Spring and fall are the best times for bass fishing. If you are planning for trout fishing trip as an entertaining and fun trip then remember that they can put up a powerful fight if cooked in the hook of your lure, as they are strong fish.
To plan a perfect fishing trip, there is a great resource called "LakeFinder" provided by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources that presents a variety of data for any particular lake. Minnesota fishing trip will be an excellent experience as the guides take care of everything including lodgings, licenses, meals, rods and reels, tackle, bait, and fish cleaning.
Source by Fayaz Ali Shahabudeen