Fishing


There is more to say about fishing Leech Lake than there is space available here. It’s diverse natural habitat create ideal conditions for spawning and growth of many game fish species.

The Department of Natural Resources stated, “Based on current data, there is an increasing abundance of walleye and northern pike in Leech Lake, both in quantity and size of fish.”

There is also excellent fishing for muskie, large mouth bass, perch and crappie. Kids can be successful fishing right off the harbor docks, the channel or lakeshore.

Leech Lake has a protected walleye slot limit which allows anglers to keep up to 4 walleye per person, which must be under 20″ in length, all 20″-26″ walleye must be released, with one fish over 26″ allowed to each angler.

Leech Lake Fishing Report →