Fishing Guide

Joe Scegura Fishing GuideWhether you are trying to catch a few sunnies or land a massive musky, we have lots of options for everyone in our Alexandria fishing guide.


Public Fishing Piers

You don’t need to own a boat to fish in Alexandria. Many of our lakes have conveniently located public fishing piers waiting for you. Try one today at Alexandria City Park on Lake Agnes, Lake Henry, Lake Geneva, Maple Lake, orVictoria Lake.


Get a Fishing License

Not only is it the law, but getting your fishing license also supports our habitat and fisheries for years to come with your license fee. Alexandria offers many easy to find locations to pick up a license.


Fishing Reports

Looking for some great fishing tips, hot spots, and pictures of the recent catches? Check out the fishing blog. Whether you are new to angling or a seasoned pro, make each cast count by learning more about lake conditions and what is biting across all four of Minnesota’s seasons in the Alexandria lakes area.

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Spring Panfish Bite Heating Up!

By Joe Scegura | April 19, 2017 | 0

The spring panfish bite is shaping up nicely.  Water temps in the shallow bays are in the mid 50’s, so there are more fish moving into these bays every day.  I generally notice sunfish moving in first and the crappie to follow.  Most areas I’ve been fishing now have crappie, so now is the time… Continue Reading

The Ice Season Ends, Anglers Now Casting from Shore

By Joe Scegura | March 29, 2017 | 0

The ice is definitely melting off most lakes now.  When I wrote my report last week it was snowing and you could get out on many of the lakes in Alexandria.  Now today as I type, there are only a handful of lakes that are remotely safe to fish.  I still think hardcore anglers will… Continue Reading

Using Caution, Some Fish-able Ice Can be Found

By Joe Scegura | March 24, 2017 | 0

Spring has begun and some days it even feels like it.  As much as everyone wants the lakes to completely melt it looks like we may have areas with ice for some time yet.  Even with highs in the low 40’s, we haven’t been melting much ice with lows below freezing at night.  The forecast… Continue Reading

Fishing Tournaments

All you need to do is concentrate on strategy and hope for a little bit of luck! Find plenty of fun competition with these upcoming fishing tournaments.


Browse through months of events to view all upcoming fishing events.



Jun 03

Reel Team Bass Tournament

June 3, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Jun 03

40th Annual Women Anglers of MN Tournament

June 3, 2017 @ 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Jun 03

16th Annual Lake Reno Walleye Tournament

June 3, 2017 @ 7:00 am - 2:30 pm

Alexandria Area Lakes

There are dozens of good fishing lakes to choose from in the Alexandria area alone, and over 300 in the county! Here are a few of our favorites:

Fishing Resources and Guides

Find the right equipment, bait, or guide to make your next fishing trip a great one!

Alexandria Audio Fishing Reports

Listen to fishing reports on the fly with the podcasts by Lindy Pro Guide Joe Scegura