Ponto Fishing Map

Ponto fishing map is available as part of iBoating : USA Marine & Fishing App(now supported on multiple platforms including Android, iPhone/iPad, MacBook, and Windows(tablet and phone)/PC based chartplotter.).  

 With our Lake Maps App,  you get all the great marine chart app features like fishing spots, along with Ponto lake depth map. The fishing maps app include HD lake depth contours, along with advanced features found in Fish Finder / Gps Chart Plotter systems, turning your device into a Depth Finder. The Ponto Navigation App provides advanced features of a Marine Chartplotter including adjusting water level offset and custom depth shading. Fishing spots and depth contours layers are available in most Lake maps. Lake navigation features include advanced instrumentation to gather wind speed direction, water temperature, water depth, and accurate GPS with AIS receivers(using NMEA over TCP/UDP). Autopilot support can be enabled during ‘Goto WayPoint’ and ‘Route Assistance’.
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Fishing Info for Ponto

Ponto Lake is a 347-acre (1.4 km2) lake located 2 miles (3.2 km) north and 8 miles (13 km) east of Backus, Minnesota. A public access is located on the southeast shore just north of State Highway 84. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (MNDNR) has classified Minnesota's lakes into 43 different classes based on physical, chemical and other characteristics. Ponto Lake is in Lake Class 23; lakes in this class generally have hard water, are very deep and clear, and have a low amount of lake area less than 15 feet deep. This lake is managed primarily for walleye and northern pike and secondarily for bluegill, black crappie, largemouth bass, and yellow perch. Ponto Lake has an abundant population of naturally reproducing walleye. The average length of these walleye was 17 inches (43 cm), and the largest sampled was 27 inches (69 cm). Northern pike were also abundant, averaged about 18 inches (46 cm) long, and had a maximum length of 37 inches (94 cm). Ponto Lake has a good population of largemouth bass, and fish up to 16 inches (41 cm) were sampled. Bluegill, black crappie and yellow perch are available for anglers, however numbers sampled in the 2002 assessment were low.

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Popular fish species in this lake include Black crappie, Largemouth bass, Northern pike, Walleye and Yellow perch.

Ponto Fishing Map Stats

Nearby CitiesChickamaw Beach, Pine River, Longville, Whipholt, Backus, Hackensack, Jenkins, Inguadona, Manhattan Beach, Pequot Lakes
Area *388.26 acres
Shoreline *4.54 miles
Min Longitude-94.35
Min Latitude46.86
Max Longitude-94.33
Max Latitude46.88
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* some Stats may include nearby/connecting waterbodies

Marine Wind Meteogram for Lake/Chart

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Date/TimeSpeed *Dir *
02/29 Thu 06:00PM5.12322.98
02/29 Thu 09:00PM5.19329.25
03/01 Fri 12:00AM3.8309.3
03/01 Fri 03:00AM3.89298.88
03/01 Fri 06:00AM3.31307.53
03/01 Fri 09:00AM3.51335.62
03/01 Fri 12:00PM4.3341.7
03/01 Fri 03:00PM5.24349.47
03/01 Fri 06:00PM6.14.96
03/01 Fri 09:00PM5.4617.18
03/02 Sat 12:00AM3.38.85
03/02 Sat 03:00AM1.7976.83
03/02 Sat 06:00AM2.48168.63
03/02 Sat 09:00AM2.74176.3
03/02 Sat 12:00PM2.75202.78
03/02 Sat 03:00PM2.91239.27
03/02 Sat 06:00PM3.88253.33
03/02 Sat 09:00PM4.55285.55
03/03 Sun 12:00AM3.58277.49
03/03 Sun 03:00AM5.05279.27
03/03 Sun 06:00AM4.52288.62
03/03 Sun 09:00AM4.91292.31
03/03 Sun 12:00PM5.31298.99
03/03 Sun 03:00PM6.48311.7
03/03 Sun 06:00PM5.137.69
03/03 Sun 09:00PM8.0389.4
03/04 Mon 12:00AM6.3590.85
03/04 Mon 03:00AM6.5105.45
03/04 Mon 06:00AM3.08126.42
03/04 Mon 09:00AM1.24180.56
03/04 Mon 12:00PM2.47199.32
03/04 Mon 03:00PM4.37188.27
* : UTC Timezone, Speed in meters per sec, and True Direction