Dryden is a smaller town that is located near a number of lakes to fish with a variety of options for lodging. Dryden is located on Wabigoon Lake and that is a very good fishing lake for smallmouth bass, pike, walleye, crappie, perch and lake trout. The other big lake in this area is Eagle Lake. This lake is huge and is a very popular lake for many different species such as muskie, smallmouth bass, northern pike, walleye and more. There are also several smaller lakes in the area that anglers can fish as well. Most anglers that come to Dryden will either want to fish the west end of Wabigoon Lake or have the option for bouncing back and forth from Wabigoon to Eagle Lake on their vacation.