Tag Archives: northwoods fishing

Fishing Season is Underway!

18 May

Planning a Fishing Trip to Phelps? Check out these tips from a local fishing guide. The season is underway. Now that we have a couple of weeks under our belts, I hope you’ve found all your hot spots. Just a couple of reminders, it is still catch and release for Smallmouth Bass until June 17th […]

Opening Weekend Coming Right Up

25 Apr

Are You Ready to Fish Opening Weekend? Opening weekend of fishing season is going to be here before we know it. Now is the time to book your stay, pack up your poles, and plan your trip to Phelps! But first, here’s a little prep advice from local guide Colin Crawford… Open Water Has Returned! […]

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, […]