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




Post Archive
Phil Schweik

Spring is in the air and with that said guys are getting out on the river system and targeting walleyes below the area dams and spillways. Ice fishing for the most part is all but done and anyone thinking about heading out should use extreme caution. Even with the recent past few days of cold [Read more…]

Species:
Lake Winnie
Phil Schweik

Recent ice conditions in and around the central Wisconsin area are not good, most area lakes are wide open and the ones with remaining ice are unsafe. If you travel further north you will find lakes with decent ice anywhere from 8 to 14 inches. We are now looking at lakes in the Minocqua area [Read more…]

Species:
Aquatic Invasive Species
Phil Schweik

The first of March is here and it is “In like a lion” with snow and wind, and blustery conditions. But hopefully that means out like a lamb, as the saying goes. Ice conditions are deteriorating quickly across the state with a lot of open water in areas especially the flowages and river systems. A [Read more…]

Species:
Lake Vermilion Resorts
Todd with a coouple of slabs

Bear tags for the 2017 season came out this past week so if you applied for a kill tag you should be receiving a notice very soon if your name was drawn. If you are looking for an outfitter or guide give us a call at Hooksetters. We have been very successful over the years [Read more…]

Species:
Hy-Tec Construction
Joe Jenz with a nice pike

Big week for crappies and bluegills plus some nice walleyes and northern pike. Ice conditions are very good with 14 to 20 inches of good ice on most area lakes but still use caution when you are near areas with current. Travel conditions are very good with little to no snow on the lakes either. [Read more…]

Species:
Bass-Bundle-tile-315x315
Dustin Linzmeier with a couple of good ones

Well a lot of things have changed in the past week. Ice conditions have upgraded and travel on area lakes has improved drastically. Most lakes have anywhere from 14 to 18 inches of ice with little snow cover which makes for very good travel conditions.   We have had consistent action on both walleyes and [Read more…]

Species:
Walleye-Bundle-tile-315x315
Phil Scheik

I am going to start this week’s report off with a warning. Stay of the ice with your vehicles!!!   We have seen several vehicles plunge through the ice in the past few weeks and the ice is just not that safe this year. Not our vehicles but other anglers that took chances that they [Read more…]

Species:
Excel Outdoors Ad

1 2 3 8

Become a better fisherman

Get stories and tutorials on fishing delivered to your inbox weekly

Lindner Media Productions ©

Become a better fisherman

Get stories and tutorials on fishing delivered to your inbox weekly