Washburn County boasts an impressive collection of nearly 1,000 lakes, an extensive network of trails spanning hundreds of miles, captivating attractions, and welcoming businesses eager to enhance your Washburn County getaway. Whether you seek the ideal snug cabin or seek recommendations for the finest local spots for a Friday Night Fish Fry, rest assured, we’ve got your needs covered. Our goal is to immerse you in our community like a seasoned local, so we’re not holding anything back. Explore our WashCo Compass blog to uncover a wealth of “Behind the Scenes,” “Made Local,” and “Explore Local” options that will exceed your expectations. Make the most of your time in Washburn County!
Watersmeet Michigan welcomes you to year-round vacation enjoyment. From Watersmeet, the Ontonagon River flows north into Lake Superior. The Wisconsin River flows south into the Mississippi River, and the Paint River flows east into Lake Michigan. This is “where the waters meet”! This “Water Wonderland” includes 302 lakes and 241 miles of trout streams. Excellent resort and motel accommodations provide both anglers and families the opportunity for summer fun.
Rowan Lake Lodge a fly in fishing camp, is located on the remote island of Rowan Lake out of Nestor Falls, Ontario Canada.
Rowan lake is approximately 60,000 acres with over 60 islands. The lake structure, clear water, plentiful bait fish and vegetation supports an abundance of healthy world class trophy Musky, Lake Trout, Walleye, Northern and Bass. Rowan lake offers open water and protection by islands and shoreline for all day fishing even on the windiest days.
Boats are also available on several adjoining lakes accessed by a short, easy portage to expand your fishing experience.
We are open May 1st for those who like the early lake Trout fishing at ice out. We close October 15th so the musky fisherman and enjoy the fall fishing. The summer months between offer excellent Walleye Northern and Bass fishing.
Fittante Taxidermy is proud to lead the way in unsurpassed fish reproductions. We make our molds in-house and offer dozens of different sizes and positions. References are available upon request and phone orders are welcome. Serving quality minded sportsmen across the nation is our specialty.
Welcome to the online store that brings you quality musky tackle at exceptional prices along with great customer service. Musky Tackle Online is your new source for the musky lures and other tackle that are in demand in our growing sport of musky fishing. Musky Tackle Online not only wants to make a big splash in the musky world, but also create a permanent ripple in the online sales of musky tackle. We want our store to be your store. So your feedback is not only important to us, but encouraged. Let us know what you want so we can get it for you!
Welcome fishermen to FISHTECH, we are a fishing store located in Morton Grove, IL and we provide bait and tackle. Also tips and knowledge to figure out your local body of water. We have a great Staff of people working with us and all die hard fishermen. So whether it’s learning to fish for Bluegills or trying to find those giant kings on Lake Michigan we have the lures, live bait, and knowledge to help you land your next bite!!!! Some services we offer are rod tip replacement, spooling up spinning reels and Bait casting reels, full line of Live Bait, Cleaning and oiling of reels, IL/WI Fishing license and much more!!!!
Our Staff is made up of local and knowledgeable fishermen that grew up in this area, and fish the local and surrounding lakes religiously. They are always happy to help you prepare for a great fishing experience, whether it be for the local lakes or a family fishing vacation. We can mark maps and give you the current hot spots and fishing tactics for many of the the local and surrounding waters.
Grandt Industries Inc. offers you the finest most reliable products made today. Whether you are looking for the finest fishing rod, the largest fishing rod repair service, split bamboo refinishing of your classic rod, or the golf club to give you the longest and straightest drive, Grandt delivers. Try our All American Pro Series fishing rods, or the upgraded XLH70 series for the ultimate sensitivity in fishing. Our All American Pro Series and our XLH70 fishing rods have an Unconditional Lifetime Warranty, the absolute finest in the industry. WE DELIVER PROMPTLY!
Steve Heiting is the managing editor of Musky Hunter magazine, North America’s largest magazine dedicated to musky fishing, and has become one of the sport’s best-known anglers.Although his home water is northern Wisconsin, Steve is a well-traveled angler and has caught big muskies from the northern-most musky lake in Ontario to as far south as Kentucky.Steve offers some great articles and tips along with Books and DVD on his web site.
At Tyrant Tackle our goal is to bring you high quality Muskie and Northern Pike lures using the finest components available at a price point that will not hurt your pocket book. Having over 10 years experience in the Musky lure business as well as being very active with Muskies Inc., we feel our lures rank as some of the best on the market today. We look forward producing Musky lures that will bring you memories that last a lifetime.
We manufacture and produce the highest quality fishing leaders on the market today! We use only the highest quality materials and components to provide you with the best leader possible. All of our leaders are made one at a time. They are hand tied, crimped, and glued for 100% security and reliability. Our leaders have been guide tested and tournament proven. Various lengths and sizes are available to fit all your fishing needs.
We at Spanky Baits have been hand-making muskie lures now for many years. We have a remarkable line of bucktails and fireballs that will hold up to the toughest of fish.Our mission is to manufacture high quality, cutting edge lures and bring them to you directly for an affordable price. Our company is committed to continual product improvement through feedback from our field researchers and consumers.Our Creative Team will take innovation to the highest possible level with different styles of thinking and approach. Through proven success by our loyal fisherman, Spanky Baits will become the standard by which all other lures are measured. Spanky Baits proudly supports habitat conservation, CPR and the general betterment of all our fisheries.
Twelve years ago I started manufacturing Slammer Crankbaits with the intention of making a quality fishing lure that will produce under any fishing condition. Only top-quality components go into our Slammer Crankbait to ensure this.Thru-wire construction for superior strength Tangle-free super sharp hooks Unbreakable diving lip Super-tough epoxy finish Six, fish-catching colors to match any weather or water condition Individually tuned to Slammers’ strike-producing action Computer-designed body style for maximum performanceLaser-cut body shape to insure consistency
RJ Lures are hand crafted from basswood one at a time, in Houghton, Michigan located in the states Upper Peninsula. All lures contain quality components along with the strongest and sharpest 2x Mustad hooks. RJ Lures are hand cut, hand airbrushed and clear coated with an ultra clear, durable, UV resistant epoxy finish. All the wood lures have a natural swimming and slow rise action tormenting fish to strike whether casting or trolling.
We would like to thank you for helping make the ORIGINAL MANTA Series Jerkbaits the top selling line of jerk baits on the market today. Using the latest designing technology, River Run Tackle has been applying his extensive manufacturing and design expertise to create the next generation of products. With our new, computerized manufacturing and molding facility, you will continue to be able to expect superb consistency and performance from every new lure, giving each a permanent place in your fishing arsenal.
Our goal at Bitten Fishing Tackle is to bring you revolutionary fishing lure designs with new fish catching action, sound properties and durable lure colors that will attract muskies when other baits will not.Our fishing baits are handmade in the USA, tuned on the water, and buit with the finest components to help you boat your “fish of a lifetime”.
Our American manufactured, hand crafted stainless steel and fluorocarbon fishing leaders are the #1 choice of many professionals and people who love to fish. Our leaders are made of the highest quality materials and are assembled by skilled personnel who have been trained to pay attention to detail.We decided when we started to assemble leaders and lures that we’d specialize in only the best, the longest lasting for our customer’s dollar. The same is true for our Fittertails made from very flexible stainless steel materials. The Fittertails are used for Musky, Northern Pike, Walleye, Large and Smallmouth BassAll of our hand crimped sleeves start with a specially designed American made hardened alloy sleeve. During the assembly process a special manufactured retaining compound is used to assure bonding of the sleeve to the leader. The sleeves are hand crimped to a very strict tolerance using a specially designed set of dies.All stainless steel wire materials are manufactured to American Society and Testing Materials standards. We use a variety of Sampo, Rosco, and Premium Quality Swivels along with Tandem-Loc snaps and Stay-Loc snaps.
Musky Hunter magazine, “North America’s Musky Authority,” covers muskies and musky fishing in every state in which they are found, as well as Canada. Musky Hunter is a glossy, high quality, full-color production. The magazine is published 6 times a year in St. Germain, Wisconsin, to educate and entertain musky fisherman. Feature article topics include methods to catch muskies, lake profiles, interviews with famous musky anglers, proper release techniques, musky fishing history, biology and research. The magazine’s editors and writers include some of the best musky fishermen alive today.
The Flatlanders Chapter started from a group of Rockford, Illinois area anglers who fished the Headwater’s Spring Classic Tournament at Eagle River, Wi. They were impressed with the muskie release program and goals of Muskies, Inc. They decided to organize their own chapter with the help of the Headwaters Chapter.
Ty Sennett has over 20 years experience fishing on the Chippewa Flowage, with 13 years as a licensed guide. He is a strong advocate for Catch, Photo and Release. Ty is dedicated to finding and teaching new techniques and locations to land you the elusive Musky. The largest number of fish caught and released out of any other boat on the Chippewa Flowage has been Ty Sennett’s Tuffy. He has won the Esox Enduro Tournament held on the Flowage four out of six years.