Mr. Heater's King of the Lake 2016 Event

Welcome to the 2017 Mr. Heater King of the Lake Competition!!

The competition, which runs from January 1st to February 28th 2017, is an opportunity for ice fisherman in the state of Minnesota to catch and measure Walleye to become The King of the Lake and also win great prizes (up to $5,000) in the process.  Each week a participant will also win $500 by having the single biggest fish of all 10 lakes! As a bonus, the person who has caught the single biggest fish of the whole competition will win $1,000!

Participants should pre-register by filling out the form below. After registering, you will receive an electronic copy of the required token via email (or it can be downloaded from this site) to print out.  Once the competition begins, fisherman are welcome to fish in the 10 designated lakes scattered around Minnesota.  When a fish is caught and measured, participants will take a photo of the fish on a measuring board with the 2017 King of the Lake Token clearly visible, fill-out the submission information about the fisherman and the catch (lake, length, etc.) and upload a photo.  Then await until the weekly posting of results.  At the end of every week the largest measured fish for each individual lake will become King of the Lake!  With the overall biggest entry winning the $500. As a bonus, the person who has caught the single biggest fish of the whole competition will win $1,000! For the submission form, please see the side menu or click herePlease see the Rules and Regulations for full details concerning participation requirements.

King of the Lake King's Court King of the Lake Current Kings

A member of the Ice Team caught a Walleye

King of the Lake Minnesota Locations
  1. Lake of the Woods
  2. Upper Red Lake
  3. Lake Winnibigoshish
  4. Leech Lake
  5. Gull Lake
  6. Forest Lake
  7. Mille Lacs
  8. Lake Osakis
  9. Lake Minnetonka
  10. Lake Washington
To participate, you will need the following.
Details on the Rules & Regulations page.
  • Measuring Board
  • Appropriate Ice Fishing Gear
  • Mr. Heater King of the Lake 2017 Token
  • Pre-register on the form below

Fill-out the form to pre-register for updates on the King of the Lake events and to receive your token via email.

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Official Token (shown below) will be emailed to the address you provide for download.
King of the Lake Token 2017