Ice Fishing Information and Tips
Where to Fish
Interactive and printable fishing waters maps are available to help you find the perfect fishing spot. Maps include driving directions to managed fishing waters, lake contours, fish stocking history, fisheries status updates and more.
Be prepared and learn how to stay safe on the ice before venturing out to ice fish.
Virtual Fishing Mentor
Are you new to fishing or would like to learn more about ice fishing equipment? Check out our Virtual Fishing Mentor equipment page to get started.
Aquatic Nuisance Species
Species, Regulations, Infested Waters, etc.
Tagged Fish Reporting
If you catch a tagged fish, please report the tag information.
Learn how to identify common North Dakota fish species
Learn how to remove Y bones from northern pike
(Last updated for the 2021/2022 winter season)