Video Pro Tips: How to Gear-Up for Muskies

When you're heading out on the water for muskies, you're heading into a battle with a serious fish, so you'd better be prepared/ In this video, Kip Vieth of Wildwood Float Trips walks you through all the extra. . .

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Win a Spot at Bob White’s Musky Madness Event and Support Conservation Hawks

Written by: Todd Tanner, Conservation Hawks


Bob White prepares to release a fine, fly-caught musky in Wisconsin.
Photo by Mike Dvorak

Bob White, the respected artist and legendary fly-fishing guide, sure knows how to throw a great party. Bob has learned that if he brings the right anglers together at the right time and in the . . .

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Classic Pro Tips: Smallmouths as a Gateway to Muskies, Part I

Written by: Kip Vieth, Wildwood Float Trips

Once you start chasing muskies, it can be difficult to stop. Photo by Kip Vieth
Do you really want to fall into the downward spiral of a musky addiction? Many of my smallmouth clients ask me about musky fishing every year, and that is the response I usually give. . .

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Video: Potential World-Record Muskie on the Fly

Robert Hawkins wasn't even planning on fishing yesterday. Photo courtesy Robert Hawkins
If you've got a bunch of fly-fisher Facebook friends, you've probably already seen the photo below, of the incredible Muskie that Robert Hawkins—owner of Bob Mitchell's Fly Shop in Lake Elmo, . . .

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Video: Fly-Fishing for Muskies and Pike on the Upper Mississippi

Here's a great excerpt from the "Minnesota Bound" TV show featuring Kip Vieth, owner of Wildwood Float Trips, in Monticello, Minnesota. (Check out his excellent “10 Tips for Catching a Musky. . .

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