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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Travis Andrus with a nice spring walleye

The walleye bite is central Wisconsin is very good right now with not only numbers but some very nice fish as well. Water flows on the river systems are above average which increases the walleyes migration. The water temperatures are in the low to mid 40 degree range which is about perfect for walleyes to [Read more…]

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Lake Vermilion Resorts
Kevin Munson big walleye

As we start into April the walleye fishing is really heating up, the turkeys are starting to strut, and winter is just about gone!   This past week we saw water temperatures go from the low 40 degree range to near 50 as of Friday afternoon. Walleyes were making their way upstream to many spawning [Read more…]

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Mills Fleet Farm
Phil Schweik

It has been a great week for fishing in the Central Wisconsin area. The walleye bite has been phenomenal on the Wisconsin River along with some nice crappies and perch showing up. Water temperatures are ranging between 36 and 40 degrees depending on the time of day and accessible sunlight.   The walleye bite has [Read more…]

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Lake Winnie
Phil Schweik

Open water fishing has arrived in Central Wisconsin. With accessible boat landings and stable water conditions, the setting is perfect for early spring walleye fishing on the Wisconsin River. Unlike most lakes and rivers, the Wisconsin River remains open year-round for game fish like bass, walleye, and pike, allowing anglers to take advantage of some [Read more…]

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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…]

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Lake Vermilion Resorts
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…]

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Mills Fleet Farm
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…]

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