A fish story of the previous Minnesota record fish!

By Gregg Thomas | November 26, 2021 |

With the news of the new scale buster caught in Minnesota I wanted to share this story which appeared in the Brainerd Dispatch in 2000.  This is the story of how the previous state record musky came to be.  BENA, Minn. — In 1976, 19 years after it had been caught by fishing guide Art…

Dates for the New York Musky Expo are set!

By Gregg Thomas | November 26, 2021 |

The New York Musky Expo will be held April 9th (9am-5pm) and April 10th 2022. (9am-2pm). It will be held at the Chautauqua Suites and Expo center located in Mayville New York. Builders and vendors from all across the US and Canada will be there. Sat April 9th from 7pm to 9pm there will be…

BLAST FROM THE PAST: Little Things Mean A Lot

By Steve Heiting | November 26, 2021 |

This article originally appeared in the October/November 1991 issue of Musky Hunter. To see more classic articles like this, subscribe to the Musky Hunter Digital Collection: https://simplecirc.com/subscribe/musky-hunter-collection

Gear in Review – Gill Winter Angler Bib & Jacket

By Gregg Thomas | November 25, 2021 |

Gill Fishing Gear was kind enough to share two of each of the items below for Gregg Thomas and another author of Musky Hunter to give a try and write this review.  Here is our opinion of these items:  THE WINTER ANGLER BIB – $250.00 (retail) The bibs are very friendly/roomy and easy to climb…

Big Minnesota Muskies with Ben Knutson and Kevin Cochran…Musky Road Rules Podcast!

By Gregg Thomas | November 25, 2021 |

  BIG FISH AND MORE!  Join Gregg Thomas and special guest host Steve Genson (www.fishhunts.com) as they speak with Ben Knutson (https://www.mnanglingadventures.com/) and Kevin Cochran (https://www.kevincochranguide.com/).  Learn some casting and trolling tips. www.stealthtackle.net www.chaostackle.com www.thornebros.com  

Musky Tackle Online offering some Holiday Deals!

By Gregg Thomas | November 25, 2021 |

 

How to eliminate battery problem…ugh

By Gregg Thomas | November 24, 2021 |

Ever have battery problems…here are some tips that might help!  When you think of essential items in a boat, things like life jackets, fire extinguishers, trolling motors, depth finders and outboard engines come to mind. You might even throw in a rod and reel or your lucky hat in that mix but one of the…

NEW MINNESOTA STATE RECORD CAUGHT!-more to come

By Gregg Thomas | November 24, 2021 |

The rumors are true! On November 22nd I set out on the last trip of my season with Kevin Kray and Zack Skoglund to chase the queen. At about 9pm I felt that tap on my Thorne Bros 9’6” XXH I’ve been searching for all fall. After a quick battle and a few ridiculous head…

Lunker Lou Mythbuster

By Steve Heiting | November 24, 2021 |

This article originally appeared in the October/November 2003 issue of Musky Hunter. To see more classic articles like this, subscribe to the Musky Hunter Digital Collection: https://simplecirc.com/subscribe/musky-hunter-collection

Musky Road Rules announces the new seminar schedule for 2022

By Gregg Thomas | November 23, 2021 |

Musky Road Rules will be in your town during the 2022 show season!   WINTER SEMINARS 2022 events January 7,8,9 Chicago Muskie Expo, Kane County Fairgrounds January 15,16 Sportsman Repair, Mosinee WS  (DIFFERENT SPEAKERS EACH DAY) January 21,22,23 Ohio Musky Show, Columbus, OH  January 28,29 Southern MuskyFEST, Morehead, KY  February 5 Elk Grove Holiday Inn, Elk Grove Village, IL…

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