City of Oconto Welcome Fishermen

City of Oconto Welcome Fishermen

Pike? Bass? Panfish? Trout? Walleye? Check. Check and check! We’ve got them all!

Home to nearly 400 lakes and great access to the Bay of Green Bay, Oconto County is your prime location for recreational and competitive fishing. Our waters are surrounded by scenic landscapes that are easily accessible from public parks and campgrounds. You won’t be far from shops and restaurants either, making Oconto County an easy choice for weekend getaways to weeklong family outings.

When it comes to walleye fishing, we are your best bet to reel in those trophy-worthy catches! Through the years, Oconto County has even hosted professional anglers competing in the National Walleye Tour and the AIM Weekend Walleye Series. So, if you’re looking for a place to prep for your next competition (or just want to feel like a professional), drop your line in Oconto County!

Fishing never takes a break in Oconto. That’s because you can fish nearly year-round! From flowing rivers to frozen waves, we’ve got you covered. It’s easy to find a spot to fish for walleye, northern pike, bass, panfish, and trout.

So whether you’re an aspiring angler or a pro, Oconto County has a lot to offer. Make your plans to visit soon – the fish will be waiting!

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City of Oconto Upcoming Fishing Tournaments

City of Oconto Upcoming Fishing Tournaments

No more fishing Tournaments this year. Check back for upcoming Tournaments.



Northshore Bait
1110 Pecor Street, Oconto WI
Tel: 920-835-9889

Open Seven Days A Week!
Monday-Sunday: 6am – 5pm

Welcome to the City of Oconto

Welcome to the City of Oconto

We are delighted to have you here and hope you enjoy your stay. Oconto is a great place for fishermen, with its abundance of lakes, rivers, and streams. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful day of fishing or an exciting adventure, Oconto has something for everyone. Our waters are teeming with walleye, bass, northern pike, musky, and panfish. With our wide variety of fish species, you’re sure to find something that suits your taste.

We also have plenty of boat launches and docks throughout the city so you can easily access the water. And if you need any supplies or equipment, there are several local stores that carry everything from tackle to bait.

We hope you have a wonderful time fishing in Oconto and look forward to seeing you again soon!