Win an Ice Castle Fish House!



Get ready for ice fishing season on beautiful Lake Minnewaska at Minnewaska Bait & Tackle in Starbuck, MN.

Ice fishing in Pope County, MN can’t be beat. Walleye, Northern, Bass, and Perch are ready to bite as soon as the ice is formed on Lake Minnewaska. Minnewaska Bait & Tackle has the gear you need to make 2020-21 a great ice fishing season!

Working from home? How about working from your fish house? All you need is your wifi hotspot, your laptop, and a CLAM Portable Ice Shelter from Minnewaska Bait & Tackle. Representatives from CLAM Outdoors are on hand on Saturday, October 24th to answer your questions.

Clayton and Brad Kettering from the CLAM Pro Fishing Team with Larry at Minnewaska Bait & Tackle.


  • CLAM Rod & Reel Combos – Stop in October 24th and register to win one of 4 CLAM Rod & Reel Combos!
Win this CLAM Rod & Reel Combo
  • Ice Castle Fish House and 6 prizes of $1000 each – Minnewaska Bait & Tackle has teamed up with KMRS-KKOK FM in Morris, MN for the King of the Castle, Queen of the Cash Contest. Register at Minnewaska Bait & Tackle to win “Grandpa’s Hideout”, a 6.5’x10′ Ice Castle Fish house or a prize of $1000. Every week, a semi-finalist will be drawn, so stop in weekly for more chances to win so you can fish in the lap of luxury in this amazing Ice Castle Fish House. The final drawing will be held December 12th at Shweiter’s Ford in Montevideo, MN. 7 lucky people will win a key, one of which will open the door to this amazing Ice Castle Fish House. The other 6 key holders will win a cash prize of $1000.

Pre-season ice fishing sale

We are ready to go! Pro team reps to show up at 9:00. KMRS-KKOK radio will be here from 11:00-2:00. Lunch being served by La Ferme from 11:00-2:00. We will be drawing for lots of prizes during the day. Free tackle bags while supply lasts! We have priced our ice fishing products as low as you will see all winter. This is an event you do not want to miss!

Fishing report for 10/16/20

Windy weather slowed the fishermen this past week. Otherwise, the same report as the past week. I had some Clam pro fishing team members in Thursday helping me set up the store for the big pre-season ice sale on 10-23 to 10-25. You do not want to miss this event! For more info go to KMRS-KKOK website. It’s going to be great!

Fishing report for 10/09/20

Correct dates for pre-season ice sale is 10/23, 10/24, and 10/25.  Factory reps, free lunch, prizes and more! Walleyes continue their fall frenzy on all area lakes. Live bait during the day and shallow running cranks in the evening has been best.

Special walleye report

Forget the harvest and fall chores. It’s time to go walleye fishing! These past few days has been the best walleye fishing I’ve seen in a long time.On Waska live bait in 18-22 feet of water. Jig or spinners are working. 8-12 feet of water in the evenings using cranks have been best. The same methods are working on most area lakes and rivers. Don’t forget our pre-season ice fishing sale 10-13 to 10-15.  Register to win an ice castle fish house, $1000 cash, or many other prizes!

Fishing report for 10/2/20

Fall fishing has gotten better on all area lakes. Water temps are going down. The past week’s weather has not been good but fish are being caught! See last week’s report for more info. We have a big pre-season ice fishing sale coming up 10/24/20. KMRS-KKOK in Morris is involved. Go to their web site for more information. It’s HUGH!

Fishing report for 9/25/20

Walleye fishing continues to improve. Live bait in 20-24 feet of water has been good on Waska during the day. Shallow cranhs in 8-12 feet of water has been good in the evening.  Reno, Mary, Emily, and Miltona have been good for walleyes. Bass and northerns have been good on Waska during the day.