Detroit Lakes Fishing Gallery

Fishing for Muskie & other Minnesota Favorites on Lake Detroit

With over 400 lakes within a 25-mile radius of Detroit Lakes, MN, there are plenty of places to fish and a variety of popular fish to go after.

Big Detroit Lake is a 3,067 acre lake located in the city of Detroit Lakes, MN. Since 1989 the lake has been stocked every other year with 3,500 Leech Lake strain of muskie fingerlings. Recently this lake has become recognized as one of the top muskie lakes in Minnesota. With a healthy forage base and a large number of muskies, there is a real opportunity to catch the Minnesota muskie of a lifetime.

Whether you set your sites on “Minnesota’s Fish” (the Walleye), or any of the other popular species to be found when fishing the Lake Detroit area: Musky, Black Crappie Bluegill, Brown Trout, Bullhead, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Rock Bass, Rainbow Trout, Smallmouth Bass, Sunfish, or Yellow Perch, you’ll find lots of fishing fun and excitement nearby.

Best Western Premier The Lodge on Lake Detroit is pleased to provide this online resource for Detroit Lakes fishing information. We offer links to information on Detroit Lakes fishing reports, Minnesota fishing clubs, fishing articles written by well-know guides, links to a many online fishing “communities” and other web resources, and to local Detroit Lakes fishing guides.

Plan your vacation around a big tournament, and enjoy the companionship of other fishing fanatics. Or motor your way to quiet, secluded waters and relish the tranquility of fishing alone. Fish on your own, or improve your catch by calling on guided fishing services.

Offering Detroit Lakes Muskie fishing for everyone.