Situated behind the Oahe Dam on the Missouri River, this deep, clear lake and its 2,000+ miles of shoreline are idea for both fishing and boating. Anglers will encounter walleye, perch, smallmouth bass, pike and more. Don’t be surprised if it only takes an afternoon on Oahe for you to hit your daily limit.

For the first time in South Dakota History, a major national bass tournament will be held in the state. Lake Oahe will serve as the sate for an Elite Series event scheduled from June 29 through July 2nd, 2018. A big reason why the lake was selected? The sheer abundance of bass! Come out and watch the pros, then case you lines at any of the area’s tried-and-true fishing spots!

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Midwest Hunting & Fishing

Where and what to hunt and fish, that’s usually the big question on most sportsmen’s minds. Midwest Hunting & Fishing magazine has been connecting our readers to outdoor adventures all over the Midwest and beyond. Over the years our magazine has become a must have “Travel Guide” for sportsmen looking for information on the next new hunting or fishing experience. Every issue brings the reader interesting, informative and educational content on the world of the outdoors. Inside each issue you will hook up with Guides and Outfitters, new products, places to stay, reviews and even recipes for your harvest. Midwest Hunting & Fishing magazine is a unique bi-monthly magazine. Additional copies are distributed through non-profits, expos, trade shows, and are sent to soldiers overseas.