The muskie measured 61-1/2 inches. First, it isn't a world record muskie. The state record for muskie … Michigan, in many ways, can be an angler's paradise! Illinois. Seeberger was slow trolling a live sucker minnow in Lake Bellaire, Michigan on October 13, 2012, when the muskie hit. Michigan. A boatful of Michigan fishermen matched wits, technology and brute strength to hook, fight and finally lasso and drag into their 17-foot boat a 58-pound Great Lakes muskellunge last Saturday — 8 pounds heavier than the previous Michigan record. Non-Typical: 246 2/8 inches. Joseph Seeberger was bass fishing on Lake Bellaire on October 13 when the big fish struck his minnow. ... New Ohio State Record Muskie Caught at Piedmont? It took Joseph, his brother Chuck, and friends Jason Orbeck and Derek Barnes more than two hours to land 58-pound monster. Sep 11, 2019. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources confirmed that the state's muskie record was shattered by more than seven pounds last week. Joe Seeberger needed nearly two hours to land a 26.31-kilogram (58 pound, 0 ounces) musky — only 9 pounds off the All-Tackle record — that earned him the 4-kilogram (8 pound) line class record. The world record for a hooked muskie is 60-1/4 inches caught in Hayward, Wis., in 1949. The state record for muskie using a … The Minnesota record for muskie is 56-7/8 inches, caught on Pelican Lake in 2016. However, I tend to agree with Rob. I am a very avid muskie fisherman. That buck is No. The record non-typical was picked up in 2010 in Lenawee County. Every Michigan State Fishing Record Premier Angler Staff Aug 29, 2019. A potential world record muskie was found during the spring of 2019 in Minnesota’s Mille Lacs Lake by fisheries biologists conducting a fish population assessment. The muskie measured 61-1/2 inches. This is home to the Melvin Johnson buck, the state’s largest typical, taken in 1965 in Peoria County. Those with an interest in trying to catch that fish – or other big fish – will find this blog helpful. When we looked at the list of state record fish caught in 2019, the name Bryant Rackers stood out. 37 overall. I have been fishing for muskies for the last 15 years seriously, and we average over 100 muskies released from my boat per year. It is the new Michigan state record muskie. Typical: 198 inches. Troy Stephens took the state-record Michigan typical in 1996, in Jackson County. (Not bragging, just trying to lend some validity to my opinion.) The world record for a hooked muskie is 60-1/4 inches, caught in Hayward, Wis., in 1949.