Phil Schweik

Phil Schweik

Phil is one of the top money winners on the professional musky circuit. With over 50 top ten finishes and 20+ first place wins he has proven himself on the water over and over again. He is also the owner of Hooksetters Guide Service which keeps him on the water over 200 days a year. In addition to Phil’s many days on the water he is a product specialist for several major companies in the fishing industry, and a seminar speaker at numerous sports clubs, and major sporting shows.



Website: http://hooksetters.biz

Phone: 715-693-5843

Email: pschweik@dwave.net




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Phil Schweik

It looks like Mother Nature just doesn’t want to let spring get here. Recent heavy snowfalls combined with record low temperatures have really set the fishing back. A lot of lakes in Central and Northern Wisconsin still have over 2 feet of good ice. Now this doesn’t mean that guys aren’t finding and getting out [Read more…]

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Mills Fleet Farm
Phil Schweik

As ice fishing starts to come to an end, the open water fishing is beginning to heat up. I recently had the boat out on the Wisconsin River and spent the day chasing walleyes with good friend Terry Waldvogel. The bite was good and in a couple of hours we boated around 40 to 50 [Read more…]

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Mills Fleet Farm
Phil Schweik

Open water fishing has begun and anglers are lining up below area dams and spillways targeting early spring walleyes. Ice fishing continues to be very good in most areas of the state, but please use caution when heading out. At this time of the year the ice conditions can vary greatly and they can change [Read more…]

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Chris Blank with some Big Wisconsin Perch

Depending on where you went this past week has been kind of tricky as far as travel goes. We have seen extreme conditions in both directions. On one lake we had over a foot of snow with a 3 inch crust of ice along with areas of slush below the snow. These conditions made for [Read more…]

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Aquatic Invasive Species
Brady Crappie

Fantastic weather this past week has led to some outstanding fishing. Anglers have been getting out on both open water and ice fishing and doing well in both situations. Ice conditions remain favorable on most lakes, and areas below the dams on the Wisconsin River have been open with good access for fishing.   With [Read more…]

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Phil Schweik

There are a lot of excited hunters out there this week as the kill permits for the 2018 Wisconsin Bear hunt were recently released. With that said, if you are looking for a guided bear hunt, we here at Hooksetters have a few openings left. Fishing remains very good in the central part of the [Read more…]

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Mills Fleet Farm
Phil Schweik

It has been a wonderful week in the Northwood’s, with great weather, plenty of fresh snow, and lots of fish being caught. Snowmobilers are having a great season, especially now with the recent snow falls.   The trails are in perfect condition, the lakes are marshes are solidly frozen over, and riders are getting out. [Read more…]

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