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The Basics of Ice Fishing

21 Jan
Ice Fishing Basics

So You Want to Try Ice Fishing…Here’s the Basics Want to be adventurous this winter? How about trying ice fishing? Both Wisconsin and Michigan have added free fishing weekends in the winter season to allow and encourage trying the sport of ice fishing.  The free fishing dates for this winter in Wisconsin were January 21 […]

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 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. […]

Register Today for the 36th Annual Midwest Musky Classic!

10 Sep
Midwest Musky Classic winner

Phelps Midwest Musky Classic Early Bird Deadline Musky hunters – Come catch the big one in Phelps, Wisconsin this fall! There’s still time to meet the Early Bird Registration Deadline of September 15th for a chance at a free registration for 2017! The 36th annual Midwest Musky Classic will take place October 7th – 9th. […]