Minnesota Resorts like Maple Ridge offer fantastic Minnesota Vacations.

Take your next Minnesota Vacation at Maple Ridge Resort.

Minnesota Resorts like Maple Ridge offer fantastic Minnesota Vacations.

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Maple Ridge Resort
42388 Turtle Lake Rd
Bigfork, MN 56628

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Enjoy Great Smallmouth Bass Fishing at Maple Ridge

Hatch Lake, with a maximum depth of 88 feet, and water clarity of 15 feet, is the 243-acre home to Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Walleye, Northern, Crappie, Perch, Bluegill and Sunfish.  The lake has excellent structure and we have  the best Smallmouth Bass fishing in northern Minnesota. If you want to try more fishing spots, lift your prop and travel into Twin Lakes. You can also travel by canoe or small boat through the channel into beautiful Big Turtle Lake. There are also many other lakes within a few minutes drive for your fishing pleasure.

Kevin Moeller's 4 lb 20 in Smallie Live bait and gas are available at the lodge. We have a fish cleaning house with electricity and running water and plenty of freezer space to store your catch.  Boat and motor rentals are available and we offer a private concrete boat ramp for launching your own boat.  There is plenty of dock space and great fishing right off the docks. So whether you are looking to relax with the family on the shore of beautiful Hatch Lake or want to challenge that monster Bass, Walleye or Northern Pike, Maple Ridge Resort has is all.



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MN Fishing Regulations, Season & Limits 

State Record Fish

Resident Fishing License Information

Non-Resident Fishing License Information

Hatch Lake Map

Hatch Lake Information Report

Turtle Lake Map


2017 Fishing Opener Dates

Walleye & Northern Pike:
 May 13, 2017

Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass:
May 27, 2017

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Huge Walleye!

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