Outdoor News and Events


KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of May 18, 2020

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Richmond: Anglers are catching some walleye, occasional perch, and white bass. The walleye…

GFP Offers Free Park Entrance and Free Fishing To Celebrate The Upcoming Summer

May 14, 2020 PIERRE, S.D.–The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) is holding one of the…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of May 11, 2020

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Richmond: Anglers have been catching walleye, perch, and white bass. The walleye bite…

South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks purchases Roy Lake Resort

May 11, 2020 LAKE CITY, S.D. – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Department has…

High water causing access issues on northeast South Dakota lakes

Day County: Entire county is seeing record high water levels creating problems on County, Township, & State…

Free fishing and free park entrance Sunday at South Dakota’s State Parks to celebrate Mother’s Day

May 7, 2020 PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks is offering free…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of May 4, 2020

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Richmond: Anglers are catching some smaller walleyes; evening bite is the best. Elm:…

GFP Commission to Be Held Via Teleconference; May 7-8

The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission will hold their monthly meeting via teleconference May…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of April 27, 2020

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report The boat docks and fishing piers are in at Richmond Lake, Mina Lake…

South Dakota anglers being asked to practice social distancing

These signs are being installed at lakes across South Dakota this spring. Photo courtesy Don Fjerstad