Musky

Battle Of The Heavyweights: Great Lakes Strain vs Kawartha Strain Musky

They are at the top of the freshwater food chain. They are the heavyweight champions among freshwater gamefish in the northern states, and southern to northern Ontario. A Musky is a Musky right? Well, sort of. Let’s compare the obvious and not so obvious differences between Musky that reside in the famous Lake St. Clair and their counterparts in the diverse area of the Kawartha Lakes region in southern Ontario.

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Get Squirrely With A Little ‘Super Surgery!’

A quick, in-the-boat modification that supercharges an already deadly lure style for pike and muskie. Have you done much trolling with ‘hybrid’ lures? You know, the ones that are part soft plastic, part hard bait? Drifter Tackle and Musky Mania

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Musky: Catch and Release, Tactics Included

  “The ability of our future generations to enjoy Musky fishing is successful catch and release techniques today. The quality of our fisheries will depend on how anglers handle and release their fish.” –Chris Huskilson   As Musky fishing has

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Maxima’s New Braid – Product Review

Debuting at ICAST in July, 2013, Maxima’s new braids follow in their monofilament’s time-honoured footsteps.   Switching fishing lines isn’t easy. It’s probably the most important tackle choice we can make, and personal loyalties run pretty deep. Lots can go

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Last Minute Musky – Late Fall Tactics

Alright, time to winterize the boat and call it a season, right? Wrong. Stop this “I can’t wait for ice fishing” stuff and get your head wrapped around the fact that the largest predators in the north are still ready

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Fall Musky Trolling: Three Tiny Rigging Tips for Big Fish

There’s still some season left for dragging both structure and open water for muskie. Like with any other type of fishing, the difference always seems to be in the details. Here are, in my opinion, five important realities fall trollers

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Water Wolf Lures “Shadzilla X” – Creating Controlled Chaos is Everything

Twitch-twitch, pause… twitch-twitch, pause…BANG!!! Your drag starts to scream, and your heart starts pumping nitro…you just hooked a Musky my friend. (Above photo by Chris Huskilson) Water Wolf lures has created a phenomenal bait to put you into this very

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Water Wolf Lures “Gator Tubes” and “Tubezillas” – Tame the Toothy Beasts

They’re big, they’re mean and they’re nasty. In some parts they are affectionately known as “Gators”. The Musky is truly the Gator of the north. Their massive growth potential, coupled with row upon row of razor sharp teeth, highlight the

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