South Dakota Fishing
South Dakota is a great place if you suffer from “fishing fever”. Walleye fishing takes center stage of course. But this golden beauty isn’t the only fish that resides in South Dakota – although there are a lot of folks who only have “eyes” for the walleye.
South Dakota Hunting
When people think of hunting in South Dakota, usually the first thing that comes to mind is the wily ring-necked Pheasant. It is South Dakota’s state bird – and if I say so myself – quite a good looking bird. Visit the South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks website to read more about the Pheasant.
Below you will find all sorts of different post’s related to the South Dakota Great Outdoors – I hope you enjoy!
I helped guide the second half of the CVA GROUP for the OUTPOST LODGE along with probably around 20 other guides to limits on the first day but running into an early off the water day two due to a summer storm moving thru the area dumping 3 1/2 inches of rain and big...read more
The bite has been really day by day good or bad depending on the area that you fish. This summer has been one of the best we had had here on Oahe but just recently even some of the better guides on the lake ( including me) are having days they struggle and then days...read more
Oahe Guide Service, LLC Call Dale at 605-264-5602 or Cell: 605-222-5309 to book your trip. On the web – https://www.oaheguideservice.com/ On Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/oaheguideservices/...read more
The depths vary between 15 to 30 feet deep. Depending on the wind and temperature conditions. Most anglers are using crawlers and bottom bouncers and others are using spinners and propeller rigs. The trolling bite has been fair to good also around the 15 to 25 foot...read more
I got behind on these reports since the 14th so I will catch up with this up dated run down. The fishing both on Sharpe and Oahe got tougher after a real big storm moved thru the area. High winds made a lot of muddy waters on both Oahe and Sharpe making for a tougher...read more
The 2019 South Dakota Governors Cup Results Click here to view/download PDF Still time to place orders for the 45th annual South Dakota Governors Cup. $20 for SM-L. $24 XL and up. Text Curt at (605) 350-3845 To place your orders. Please have them in by Friday.read more
Walleyes growing larger and going deeper in Lake Oahe. No sign of weight loss going on with these fish. In fact some of them fight as good to the boat as the smallmouth. Dave Spaid Guiding, Spaid Farms, South Dakota Walleye Fishing & Pheasant Hunting Guide Trips...read more
Walleye are moving down into lower Oahe. The bite excellent from the Cheyenne down to Chantier Creek on both sides. The fish are shallow migrating in 5 to 15 feet due to the bait clouds and high water levels. They range from 14 to 20 inches and are chunky. Get a hold...read more
Decided to do this report quick as I am off the water today by two o'clock with limits for four of real nice fish. Actually we had 15 nice walleye in the boat and had thrown back around ten by lunch time at noon. The Denny Cruz family from around St. Edward Nebraska...read more
While taking a walk down a gravel road north of Belle Fourche, a Badger came strolling out of the ditch. I stopped and stood still while it continued heading towards me. Finally, it stopped and stared at me for quite a while before going back into the ditch where it...read more
Oahe Guide Service, LLC Call Dale at 605-264-5602 or Cell: 605-222-5309 to book your trip. On the web – https://www.oaheguideservice.com/ On...read more
I guided for Scott and Hutch a group out of Scotts Bluff, Nebraska. We were done with five limits of walleye by 11:00 MST and went in to beat the heat. Actually my Lowrance front fish finder locked up and decided to go in early without going for bass. The walleye were...read more
The fishing on both Lake Sharpe and Lake Oahe is going in a full summer mode with both lakes producing limits of walleye along with smallmouth bass, northern pike and catfish. I did fish down on Lake Sharpe for a day to see what is happening and it is very easy to put...read more
Lots of fun on Lake Oahe and Lake Sharpe. Hope everyone had a great 4th of July!read more
Another great day of fishing ... limit caught in less than 2 hours ... and released this beautiful 25 and a half inch walleye... Oahe Guide Service, LLC Call Dale at 605-264-5602 or Cell: 605-222-5309 to book your...read more