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The latest news and events from Alexandria, Minnesota

Walleye Opener Tips – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area – Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOGcuXHtn5U&feature=youtu.be

Early May Crappie Bite – Mike Frisch’s Video Update

Fishing in the Alexandria Lakes Area - Video Updates, Tips & Tricks by Mike Frisch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MOCqYHaDtxc

End of Ice Season Fishing Report

What a winter it has been, but the end is in sight!   There is still 20” of ice on many of the lakes, but the condition of the ice is rather poor. Be extra cautious!  ...

February Ice Fishing Update for the Alexandria Lakes Area

My last report was all about the cold and now this one could easily be all about the snow!  We are sure getting our moneys worth out of this winter.  Snow fall after snow fall ...

Late January Ice Fishing Report

Cold, cold, cold!  We are definitely making ice now.  Travel isn’t too bad out on the lakes right now.  Trucks and wheel houses can get around most everywhere. But getting stuck is a real possibility, ...

Mid January Ice Fishing Report

Last week we had quite a bit of slush and water coming up on the ice.  It was a combination of snow weight and melting snow, so last weekend it was a little wet out ...

Let’s RIDE! Alexandria Area Snowmobile Trails are OPEN!

The Alexandria Lakes Area is full of snow! The entire 360-mile system of Douglas County's snowmobile trails are OPEN! Get your sled going and get ready to ride! Douglas Area Trails Association is busy consistently grooming the ...

New Year’s Ice Fishing Update for Alexandria Lakes

The ice fishing remains solid going into the new year!  We are catching walleye and crappie at will for the most part.  There is 12”-14” of ice on many of the lakes so many anglers ...

December Ice Report for Alexandria Lakes Area

It appears we've switched weather patterns for November and December. A month ago we were much colder than average and now we are warmer than average.  The good news is we have 10 to 13 ...