Fishing and Boating in North Dakota

Plan a North Dakota fishing adventure to a place such as the Heart Butte State Game Management Area and Reservoir to catch smallmouth bass or to a spot like the Red River in the winter to ice fish for walleye. You can purchase your ND fishing license, or register your new boat here.

North Dakota

North Dakota Fishing

Get started fishing in North Dakota today. The state offers 3-day, 10-day, and annual fishing licenses. Get your fishing license today.

Get a North Dakota Fishing License

Buying a fishing license is the first & most important step for any angler. Get more information.

North Dakota Boating

You can go boating in ND in one of the state’s favorite spots for residents such as Devils Lake, Heart Butte Reservoir or Lake Audubon.

Register A Boat In North Dakota

Registering your boat is easier than you think. Get information about how to register your boat.

Fishing and Boating Events in North Dakota

Sep.
16

28th Annual Physically Challenged Children fishing derby

Physically challenge youth will fish in a pond located at the hatchery with assistance of a volunteer or family member. They continue to fish until they catch 3 trout. A lunch is served and they are sent home with fish ready...

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Sep.
19

Senior fishing day

Senior Citizens come out to the hatchery to fish in the pond. We have volunteers available to help them fish and to clean the trout they catch. The fresh catch is cleaned and ready to be cooked up for their enjoyment.

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