Lake Oahe

South Dakota

Best Place to Fish & Boat

About Lake Oahe

Nearly 30 species of fish, plus more shoreline than the coast of California.

People Often Fish Here For:

Largemouth Bass Largemouth Bass

The largemouth bass is the most popular freshwater game fish.

Bluegill Bluegill

Today the bluegill is one of the most popular panfish species in North America.

Suggested Marinas

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Purchase a Virginia Fishing License

Conservation Through Participation

You can help support and protect our aquatic natural resources by simply going fishing and boating. Buying a fishing license, respecting other anglers, practicing catch and release, being mindful of water conservation, keeping the environment around us clean and fishing responsibly are just some of the ways you can participate.

Responsible Fishing Starts With You

Learn more about how fish populations and habitats are managed, the connection between fishing and water quality, and the importance of fishing laws.