|Fishing in the Minnesota Brainerd Lakes area is a popular Winter & Summer past time. The Brainerd area includes many lakes and rivers to choose from. If your looking for Licensing and Fee information visit the MN DNR. Wondering where the bite is? Take a look at the Lakes Area Fishing Report from Walleyedan. Boating and Water Safety are an important part of all water activiites so be sure you know the most up to date rules and regulations. Need to rent equipment - We've got it, Summer and Winter Rentals! Good Luck!