North Dakota's public fishing waters range from small impoundments to large river systems and reservoirs. They offer anglers many opportunities to pursue their favorite fish. Fishing Waters North Dakota public fishing waters include lake contour maps, driving directions, top game fish present, and boat ramp or fishing pier presence. Waters with a contour map are denoted by the blue lake name. Boating Access Detail maps for many of the states larger fishing waters such as the Missouri River System, Devils Lake, and the Red River.