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Ice Fishing Now Open on J. Clark Salyer Refuge

Thursday, November 29, 2012

J. Clark Salyer National Wildlife Refuge is now open to ice fishing, including darkhouse spearfishing, according to state regulations. Ice fishing is open from April 1 through March 31 and darkhouse spearfishing is open from Dec. 1 through March 15. In past years, opening day for ice fishing on the refuge was Dec. 15.

For more information on J. Clark Salyer regulations, contact the refuge manager at (701) 768-2548, or visit