36th Annual Midwest Musky Classic Results

13 Oct

Phelps Midwest Musky Classic Tournament Results The 36th annual Midwest Musky Classic in Phelps was a big success this year! With 139 participants, this was nearly a record-breaking year for the tournament hosted by the Phelps Chamber, leading to bigger prizes and tougher competition than in recent years. With fairly mild weather, it was a great […]

Latest Fishing Report for Phelps

13 Oct
Fishing Update from Local Guide

This past week water temps have taking a dip into the low to mid 50’s lake dependent. You should keep your eyes on the water temps and conditions if things start to change on your favorite lake, turnover may be starting and fishing will get tough for a few days. Muskie: Same program as before, […]

Fall is Here – Fish are Fattening Up!

29 Sep

Fish in Phelps this Fall! With the air temps getting consistently into the 40’s at night in the next week, that will be causing the water temps to drop. This should get fish moving into their fattening up stage, putting on some bulk for winter (i.e.:  into the kitchen looking for food). Muskie: Bigger baits […]

Fall Fishing Report from Phelps Wisconsin

20 Sep
Fall Fishing Update for Phelps

Slowly but surely, the temps are dropping – Autumn is here Water temps are in the mid 60’s on the water I’ve been fishing. You’ll want to watch the lakes you are fishing because things are changing; a good sign of the changes are that the weeds are starting to get dirty and scummy looking. […]

Vilas County 2016 Accommodations Tour

20 Sep

VILAS COUNTY CHAMBER ANNOUNCES 2016 VILAS COUNTY ACCOMMODATION TOUR & WORKSHOP CONTACT PERSON: Penny Weisman, President, Vilas County Chamber, 715.477.2205 or Janet Christianson (715) 479-3649 The 2016 Vilas County Accommodation Tour and Workshop has been set for Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 8:15am-3pm. All area businesses, accommodation owners and managers are invited to participate in […]