Pike more than 30 inches long favor water temperatures from 50 to 55 degrees, while muskies prefer temperatures of 67 to 72 degrees.  

Parent and Child Ice Fishing

January 2, 2014 | Categories: Events,Fun Stuff

The Gremlin says, “Come one, come all to the Parent and Child Ice Fishing Day at Fort Snelling State Park”. The event is on Saturday, 2/15/2014 from 1-3 PM. Participants will be given hands-on instructions and a chance to try one of Minnesota’s favorite winter recreational pursuits. All equipment and bait will be provided, but urged to dress warmly. We will gather at the visitor center for initial instruction and then head out to Lake Snelling. Pre-registration is required, call the Visitor Center to register, 612-725-2724.

Directions:
Take the Post Road exit off Highway 5 and follow the signs.

More Information:
Call (612) 725-2389 or Visitor Center (612) 725-2724