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Fishing on Poplar Lake

With Poplar Lake as our backyard, Nor’Wester Lodge offers you endless opportunities for fishing.

Imagine casting your line into crystal-clear waters teeming with various species of fish, including walleye, northern pike, bass, and more. Whether you’re an experienced angler or just starting out, Poplar Lake has something for everyone. The lake is known for its abundance of fish and offers ample opportunities for you to reel in your next big catch.

Not only will you have the chance to catch trophy-sized fish, but you’ll also be surrounded by breathtaking scenery. Picture yourself sitting on the boat, enjoying the tranquility of nature while waiting for that perfect bite. It’s a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Don’t let this opportunity slip away – book your fishing trip on Poplar Lake today! Whether you’re planning a solo adventure or a group outing with friends or family, we have options that cater to all needs. Our close-up experience has you sleeping right on the shore of the lake for easy access to the thrill of a fun day casting. This will help ensure you have a successful and also memorable experience.

Start your fishing right from your cabin dock, the main dock, or launch a boat. Bring your own boat or rent one of ours- we have several options available.

We are surrounded by clear, productive, and scenic lakes. The combinations of where to fish and how to do it are endless. No matter which way you choose, it’s always a good day fishing with Nor’Wester Lodge.


How to get a fishing license:

Online visit: https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/licenses/online-sales.html, you can print immediately or save to a mobile device that you will have with you.

Local locations within a few minutes of the lodge.

Pick up on the way at most gas stations along the shore.

Fish Species Found in Poplar Lake

Lake Trout
Northern Pike
Smallmouth Bass
White Sucker
Yellow Perch
Lake Whitefish

Choose The Accommodation That Best Fits Your Needs

We truly have someplace for everyone. NorWester Lodge offers our luxury townhouses which will sleep large groups. Our cottages provide a more intimate private accommodation close to nature. Our RV and tent sites are a more affordable for the more do it your self options. Then, for those truly rugged, our bunk house just gives you a clean bed for the night. You might meet some of the most interesting people at NorWester Lodge, friendships that can last a lifetime.


Fiber Optic WiFi
Our super fast WiFi service is available. It’s only within range from the Lodge.
Free Parking
All of our cottages and townhouses come with parking and guest parking is available.
Bedroom Comforts
We offer quality mattresses and extra linen is available with every rental.
Coffee Maker
Each cottage and townhouses comes with fully equipped kitchen including coffee maker.
Long Main Dock
You can park your boat or you can rent one of ours. We have pontoon available.
We have the only sandy beach on Poplar Lake. There is also swim raft short distance from main dock.
Have a Question?

Talk to the Luana or Carl