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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Giant Crappies in Alexandria Lakes

By Joe Scegura | April 20, 2018

This is going to just be a quick report. In fact I’m on the ice right now. We have close to 30 in of ice everywhere I’ve checked.  The ice is very solid and we had the wheel house out last weekend.  The accesses are getting a little beat up now but you should be… Continue Reading

Ice Fishing Update for Early April

By Joe Scegura | April 9, 2018

We are a couple weeks into spring and it appears we are still making ice in the Alexandria area.  In fact, as I type this the thermometer reads only 15 degrees!  There is still 30” of ice in most areas and the edges that were melting have all refroze.  Keep in mind it is spring… Continue Reading

Extremely Good Panfish Bite in Alexandria Lakes

By Joe Scegura | March 23, 2018

Right now the fishing is as good as it gets for bluegill(sunfish) and crappie.  We have around 30 inches of quality ice on most of the lakes and vehicle travel is quite easy right now.  The 10 day forecast shows below freezing temps at night and low 40’s to low 30’s for highs, so the… 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 02

Reel Team Bass Tournament

June 2, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Jun 02

Lake Reno Walleye Tournament

June 2, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Jun 16

Osakis Lions Club Walleye Tournament

June 16, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 3:30 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