Outdoor News and Events


KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of January 17, 2022

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Cottonwood Lake: Anglers have been catching some walleye, but the bite has been…

GFP Launches Go Outdoors South Dakota, the Combined Licensing and Park Reservation System

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) launched a new e-commerce…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of December 27, 2021

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report With the recent cold weather, the lakes are finally making some good ice…

South Dakota Snowmobile Trails Open

December 23, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. –The official start of the Black Hills snowmobile season began on Dec…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of December 20, 2021

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Most lakes have been frozen over. However, fishermen still need to be careful…

Chronic Wasting Disease Detected in New Area of South Dakota

December 21, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. – Chronic wasting disease (CWD) was recently confirmed in a new area…

Chronic Wasting Disease Detected in New Area of South Dakota

November 17, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. – Chronic wasting disease (CWD) was recently confirmed in a new area…

GFP Shares Important December Dates with Individuals

November 16, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Game Fish and Parks (GFP) today announced several…

Big Game Hunters Reminded of Transportation Rules

November 10, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. – Big game seasons are upon us and the South Dakota Game…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of November 1, 2021

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Richmond Lake: A few perch and walleye bite has been reported. The boat…