Idaho Is Offering A Huge Bounty To Anyone Who Wrangles A Walleye In Lake Pend Oreille

Listen up, anglers! There are thousands of dollars currently swimming in Lake Pend Oreille and you can try to wrangle some of it for yourself. Idaho Fish and Game isn’t messing around. They’ve offered a bounty of $1,000 to anglers who catch one fish in particular: the walleye. However, there are a few conditions. It must be caught in Lake Pend Oreille, and it must be tagged by the Idaho Fish and Game Department. Think you’re up for the task? Check out all the details below.

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What do you think? Will you be fishing for money this year? You better plan a fishing trip before this awesome opportunity disappears. Fishing is so much more than money, though. Check out our list of the 10 Best Hidden Fishing Spots In Idaho for some must-visit fishing destinations.