Summertime Success For Pike, Muskie

As cold spring nights give way to longer and warmer days, pike and muskie action turns on — big time! An initial streak of early summer heat pushes surface water temperatures upward, concentrating all sorts of baitfish in newly emerging … Continued

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In Muskie Heaven

Selecting a particular body of water to fish muskies is sometimes a tough decision simply because there are so many legendary choices. Furthermore, a number of “sleepers” — undiscovered or overlooked hotspots — still exist, even in today’s busy, fast-paced … Continued

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Crankbait Secrets For Muskies

Perhaps the best way to use big crankbaits is short-line trolling. Run the lure 10 feet to 15 feet behind the boat and use stout tackle. I don’t often use “wide-side” wood baits in high winds. Casting them accurately is … Continued

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