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Early Winter Fishing Update

By James Feist | November 13, 2017

Winter certainly seems to have arrived! With colder than average temps and strong winds there have been very few boats out on the water.  On the nicer days it really hasn’t been too cold out there.  If you bundle up warm it’s no colder than ice fishing, only you’re in a boat!  Of course the… Continue Reading

Fishing Update for End of October

By Joe Scegura | October 27, 2017

The fishing the past couple weeks has been very good.  I was hitting the smallmouth very hard with amazing success but I’ve recently moved onto walleye and crappie.  The smallmouth are still biting but they are now deeper than they were earlier in the month.  They will be looking for a large slow moving baits… Continue Reading

Smallmouth Bass on a Feeding Fury in Alexandria Lakes Area!

By Joe Scegura | October 9, 2017

The fishing continues to be amazing!  I really think the smallmouth fishing has been getting better every year.  These fish are on an absolute terror right now.  The average sized fish is 17”-19” and they are in high numbers.  The largest fish recently went well over 6 pounds!  It was 23” long with a 17”… Continue Reading

Alexandria Lakes Area on the Brink of Peak Fall Colors!

By James Feist | October 5, 2017

If you are looking to take in all the glory of autumn colors….GET READY! The Alexandria Lakes Area should be reaching peak fall color very soon! It’s difficult to predict exactly when the peak will be, but we know the colors are looking great right now and are accelerating in their rate of change. (Click… Continue Reading

Fall Colors Progressing Beautifully in Alexandria Lakes Area

By James Feist | September 28, 2017

The autumn season is turning out to be absolutely delightful in the lakes area! The weather has been summer-like for a large portion and now it looks like the fall temps between 60s-70s will be here for a while to accompany the beautiful autumn hues. Grab your sweatshirts, hot pumpkin spice drinks and pull up… Continue Reading

Aggressive Fall Bite in the Alexandria Lakes Area

By Joe Scegura | September 26, 2017

Fishing  over the last two weeks has been down right outstanding!  There are reports of amazing crappie, walleye and smallmouth catches coming in.  The fish are biting like it’s fall even though we have summer weather,  It’s hard to beat that combination!   I’ve been guiding for smallmouth lately and they are extremely aggressive.  We… Continue Reading

Mid September Fall Color Update

By James Feist | September 19, 2017

The autumn hues are really starting to pop up around the Alexandria Lakes Area! I have been seeing colors beginning to start up since Labor Day (click here for that update), and they have been slowly progressing ever since. Cool overnight temperatures along with plenty of bright and sunny days will help accelerate the pace… Continue Reading

Great Places to Enjoy Fall Colors in the Alexandria Lakes Area

By James Feist | September 12, 2017

The Autumn Season is arriving in Minnesota, and it’s one of the best times of the year to get out and explore the Alexandria Lakes Area! Not only are there tons of things to do and great places to stay, the colorful hues from the diverse tree species makes for spectacular displays to accompany your favorite activities! Here is… Continue Reading

First Signs of Fall Colors Appearing in the Alexandria Lakes Area

By James Feist | September 11, 2017

There is something truly special about this time of year, whether it’s the warmth of a crackling fire on an autumn night, a visit to a pumpkin patch or the spectacular displays of changing colors on the trees. Autumn is certainly well on its way! But don’t fret about the end of summer, the Alexandria… Continue Reading