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musky5555

Mississippi River Muskies

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What areas of the Mississippi river are the best for musky fishing? Any input would be greatly appreciated!

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Muskie5555,

As for Mississippi 'ski's, check out the Upper Mississippi thread.

The river in the metro area lacks a fishable population. The river in, and above, St Cloud, MN is a great fishery.

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They are stocking them in Pool 2. They put them in 1998-2004. But it appears they did not put them in in 2005. I am not sure if they skipped a year or just gave up. It would be nice if they took off, and Pool 2 became a Musky fishery too!

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I had one try to take a smallmouth off my line on pool 2 yesterday. Big one too. Missed twice.

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