September 8, 9, 10, 2017
The Frank Schneider Memorial Muskie Tournament is Muskies Inc.’s oldest fishing contest. Tournament waters include over 20 lakes in northern Minnesota.
Grand Prize is $15,000 cash that will be awarded by a drawing at the Awards program on Sunday, September 11. Every person who registers a muskie is automatically entered in the drawing.
Placement is determined by a point system. The top 10 finishers and top 3 juniors will receive a plaque, an AbuGarcia rod, Abu Garcia reel. The top adult finisher will receive a week stay at Red Wing Lodge on Sabaskong Bay, Lake of the Woods.
Entry fees are $100 for adults ($120 if you register Labor Day or after), $30 for juniors $40 if you register Labor Day or after), and $175 for a family of 2 adults and 2 juniors or 1 adult and 3 juniors, ($200 if you register Labor Day or after). For adult and junior anglers who find it difficult to get off work or school on Friday, we offer a 2-Day Saturday/Sunday only option at $80 for adults and $25 for juniors,($100/$35 if you register Labor Day or after).
Registration will open August 1. You can register online at this site, in-person through Labor Day at sites in the Twin Cities and state-wide, and in-person on Thursday, September 7 at Reed's Outdoor Family Outfitters in Walker, at One Stop in Longville, and at Gander Mountain in Bemidji.