Location: Rainy River Fishing Pier

Managed by: City of Baudette

Management Address

106 West Main St
Baudette MN 56623

Baudette is known as the Walleye Capital of the World. It is located just south and east of Lake of the Woods on State Hwys 11 and 172. Just west of Zippel Bay State Park and north of Beltrami Island State Forest on the border of Canada this area offer outdoor enthusiasts many activities from which to choose. The Pier is located on a tributary of the Rainy River, the Rainy River then flows into Lake of Woods. The tributary, Baudette River, is locate just a short distance from the point where the two rivers meet.


This pier is not accessible for anyone with a mobility device such as a wheelchair. See picture.

Location Info » For directions, click the marker in the map. »

In the City of Baudette, 4 blocks N of Hwy 11 on 1st Ave NE towards river.


Buadette has many stores from which you can shop as well as a Casino close by operated by the Red Lake Nation. Big box stores are not available unless you want to drive to Bemidji or Thief River Falls. All types of bait and tackle shops can be found in the area. For specific questions please contact either the Chambers of Commerce located in Baudette or Warroad. www.lakeofthewoodsmn.com or www.visitwarroad.com/


Baudette and its surrounding area is a four season destination for visitors wanting to fish, hunt or simply to enjoy the outdoors. Within the city as well as around the surrounding area visitors will find motels, cabins, and camping available. For the latest information on lodging please visit www.lakeofthewoodsmn.com/lodging/ (Chamber of Commerce, Baudette, Mn)