Listed below are the best fishing lakes near Bismarck. Our fishing community has rated these lakes as having the best fishing via their submitted fishing reports. To find more detailed information click on the lakes name. The lake page contains a fishing map with catch photos, fishing spots and other nearby features as well as fishing reports and general information about the lake.
Bismarck is a town in Burleigh County North Dakota, United States Of America. Even though Bismarck has a population of 64,751 people, there are still many people who love to fish. Local anglers have a select list of lakes to chose from when looking to land that massive lunker. Of the 21 lakes nearby, these are some of the best; Cottonwood Lake, Carlson Lake, Wilde Lake, Yanktonai Lake, Beaver Lake, Wildwood Lake, Cottonwood Lake, Grass Lake, Clear Lake and Painted Woods Lake. Bismarck also offers great river fishing in one of it's many rivers and streams. Within 50 km there are 53 rivers, streams, and creeks including Hay Creek, Burnt Creek, Beaver Creek, Heart River, Rock Haven Creek, Apple Creek, Little Heart River, Square Butte Creek, Otter Creek and North Branch Little Heart River.