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 10. Every person who registers a qualifying 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 Abu Garcia 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 $20 for juniors, ($100/$30 if you register Labor Day or after).
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 Taber's Bait in Bemidji.
We will be updating this website shortly with all the different ways to qualify for the early registration prize and all of our other prizes and contests offered during our event soon!