Muskie

Lady angler with lake in background holding her walleye fish
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History and Tips on Creature Fishing For Muskie

July 5, 2019
by Pros4- 1Source's Steve Worrall   Soft Plastics are gaining new popularity as many innovations and new styles have entered the market over the last few years. The story behind the FIRST soft…
News & Tips: Catch More Muskie Casting With the Easy Figure-8 Maneuver (video)...
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Catch More Muskie Casting With the Easy Figure-8 Maneuver (video)

May 30, 2017
The figure eight is a fishing technique used by muskie anglers. This retrieve maneuver is nothing new in the muskie world, yet few anglers have truly mastered this incredible retrieve technique. When…
News & Tips: Pete Maina: 10 Secrets to Trolling for Muskie...
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Pete Maina: 10 Secrets to Trolling for Muskie

November 30, 2016
Muskie expert Pete Maina is a master at targeting monster muskies during the fall when he sets his casting rods aside to troll for trophy fish.  One thing is for certain ... Pete knows how to fish…
News & Tips: Quiz: Are You Ready to Catch the Biggest Muskie of Your Life?...
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Quiz: Are You Ready to Catch the Biggest Muskie of Your Life?

September 26, 2016
From Labor Day until freeze up is when muskies put on the feedbag. Any angler worthy of the name “muskie hunter” knows if he or she is ever going to catch  “50” – inches or pounds—this is when it’s…
New World Record Released Muskie
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New World Record Muskie Released

January 22, 2016
Dominic Hoyos of Stillwater, Minn. and Dean Block of Ramsay, Minn. are hardcore muskie anglers. This pair hardly pursues muskies until the middle of the summer and then truly focuses on big fish when…
Are muskies the fish of 10,000 casts? Not if you gather a selection of key lures and keep one of them in the water at all times. And a positive attitude helps keep you casting through the slow times. ...
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Muskie Fishing Basics: Locations, Timing, and Lures

March 16, 2015
Sometimes muskie fishermen seem to spend as much time in bait shops as they do on the water. Muskie hunters seem to need all the latest and greatest baits in order to catch that one fish of ten…
News & Tips: Light Tackle Muskies?
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Light Tackle Muskies?

October 8, 2014
I fished a bass tournament on Barbee Chain of Lakes in Warsaw, Ind. It was May -- chilly, about 65 degrees and sunny. We set out for a day of bass fishing but soon found things would quickly change.…
News & Tips: Tips for Fishing Fall and Winter Southern Muskie...
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Tips for Fishing Fall and Winter Southern Muskie

September 30, 2014
It may surprise you to learn that the fabled toothy monster of the Far North, the muskellunge, occurs in a growing number of lakes and rivers throughout Dixie. In highland reservoirs, where muskies…
News & Tips: Surface Lure Success for Muskies
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Surface Lure Success for Muskies

June 30, 2014
I’ll take a muskie any way I can get one – whatever the method, if it results in a successful catch and release of a nice muskie, I’m all for it. And while I guess my favorite lure to use overall…
News & Tips: A Muskie Fishing Tip for Use With Spinnerbaits...
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A Muskie Fishing Tip for Use With Spinnerbaits

March 26, 2014
This is a tremendous little fishing tip for use with spinners that is easy and I really believe increases strikes. Whether in-line or blade-above-body types, most folks retrieve their spinners…
News & Tips: Mason-Dixon Muskies
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Mason-Dixon Muskies

February 12, 2014
Ask a Northern angler to name the best musky fishing destinations and chances are legendary Canadian venues like Lac Seul, Georgian Bay or Lake of the Woods would top the list. But you don't have to…
News & Tips: 10 Tips to Improve Your Muskie Game (video)...
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10 Tips to Improve Your Muskie Game (video)

February 8, 2014
It's a well-worn cliche that muskie are a fish of a thousand casts. There's some truth to this statement, but experienced anglers know how to lower these odds. To help improve your muskie game, here'…