Upcoming Events


NEW for 2019!!!

Bill’s Musky Club will be holding monthly general member meetings on the 3rd Monday of each month. Meetings will cover what the Board of Directors is working on, input from Bill’s members, and meetings will have  a guest speaker (based on availability).

Meeting Dates: 3rd Monday of every month, 6:30 pm at Weston Lanes

  April 15th - 6:30pm - Phil Schweik - Hooksetters Guide Service

Bill's Musky Club is happy to announce Phil Schweik as our next guest speaker for Monday, April 15, at 6:30 p.m. at Dale's Weston Lanes. Phil and his wife Rhonda have lived in the Central WI area for over 50 years and are the owners of Hooksetters Guide Service. Phil and Rhonda have 3 children and 2 grandchildren.   

   Phil has been guiding the waters of Central WI for over 25 years. As a tournament angler fishing the professional musky curcuit, Phil has accumulated over 50 top ten finishes, 20+ first place wins, and named as a member of the prestigious "Team of the Year" award twice.


   Phil has worked with and supports organizations like the Big Brothers Big Sisters, the Kippenberg Creek Kids, Prime Water Anglers, Bill's Musky Club, The 12 Apostles Musky Club, Musky Road Rules, UWSP, CREW, and many more. Phil is also an outdoor writer, a seminar speaker, product specialist, and volunteer at many children's events.


   Join us on Monday, April 15, at 6:30 p.m. at Dale's Weston Lanes to hear some of the best musky advice from one of the best musky anglers of our time. Enjoy the raffles, fish talk, and fun. Thanks again for your continued support of Bill's Musky Club.   

May 20th - Joe Fittante - Fittante Taxidermy

June 17th - TBD

2019 BMC Banquet

  BMC Annual Banquet

Saturday, April 13th 

Central WI Convention & Expo Center (Cedar Creek)
10101 Market St, Rothschild, WI 54474

Banquet Doors open at 4:00pm
Dinner at 6:00pm  
Awards, Attendance Prizes & Raffle to Follow

About Us


Bill’s Musky Club Inc of Wausau, WI is a non-profit organization founded in 1964 by Bill Hoeft and many local Wisconsin anglers who enjoy the sport of fishing.  


Our Mission:
We promote & support the catch & release sport fishing of muskellunge.

  • We promote & support good conservation practices.
  • We stock muskellunge throughout the State of WI.
  • We hold 3 fishing outings each year; spring, fall, & Lake Wausau. There is no charge for members.
  • We encourage camaraderie, sportsmanship, and sharing of knowledge among members.
  • We publish newsletters and have a website with club photos.
  • We support events which promotes the introduction of youth to fishing and outdoor sports.

The club also holds an Annual Banquet each March where we recognize members for large fish.  


***Photos Wanted***

Please send us new or old photos for the newsletter!!! Photos can be sent to rlewando5@charter.net or info@billsmuskyclub.com 


   2019 Bill's Musky Club Membership Form
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2019 Membership Form (docx)


2019 Membership Form (pdf)