Frequently Asked Questions
Do children need a license?
If you are from out of state, yes. Children 16 and under, from out of state, are required to have a license to keep their limit. Contact the SD Game, Fish & Parks to purchase a license. Their customer service number is 605.223.7660. (SSN is required to purchase license)
What do we
need to bring?
All you need to bring is a fishing license, warm clothes, and lunch. Lunches are available upon request.
What are your normal fishing hours?
Normal fishing hours are from sunrise until early afternoon. Hours can be shorter or longer depending on the day or whether we have our limit of walleyes.
Where can I buy a fishing license?
The best thing to do is to purchase one online. which you can do on the South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks website. Click here. There are also multiple location in town that sell fishing licenses.
Do we need to bring our own life jackets?
No. Life jackets will be supplied, but if you have your own your are welcome to bring them.
What is the walleye limit?
The daily limit for walleye in South Dakota is four, with only one fish over 20 inches allowed in the possession limit of eight. On the Missouri River, the daily limit is also four, but the possession limit is increased to eight.