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  • the CullShad from Berkley is perfect for downsized musky fishing presentations

    2024, Berkley CullShad – Great for Cold Weather Musky Fishing

    Explore the prowess of Berkley CullShad, a game-changer in cold weather musky fishing. Endorsed by expert Cory Allen, this lure offers exceptional performance, versatile design, and innovative technology, setting a new standard in the musky fishing realm. Dominate winter musky fishing like never before with the CullShad.

  • Cory Allen with the Vexan tackle industries telescopic musky rod

    2024, Vexan 10' 6” Tackle Industries Telescopic Big Game Rods Review

    Muskie fishing transcends mere sport to become an obsession. With Vexan Big Game Rods, every cast is a thrilling adventure, blending strength and finesse. Take your musky to another level.

  • Cory Allen holding a vexan 7' 6" inshore spinning rod for musky

    2023, Vexan 7' 6” Inshore Fishing Rod for Musky - Cory Allen Review

    Discover the excellence of Vexan 7' 6” MH Inshore Spinning Rods for musky fishing. Praised by Cory Allen for their strength and versatility, these rods blend Titan™ Technology with superior Fuji components. Ideal for casting light lures or battling big muskie, they're a must-have for any serious angler. Elevate your muskie fishing experience with Vexan.

  • Musky Fishing - Post Spawn Collins River

    2021, Muskie - Fishing Post Spawn on the Collins River

    Post-spawn muskie fishing involves downsizing and slowing retrieves, as fish recover from deeper holes. Dwayne Hickey, a Collins River expert, recommends working banks and systematically making multiple casts. Fishing skinny river waters requires patience, stretching multiple times, and accurate casting to find muskies.

  • Musky Fishing - Carolina Rig Crank Baits with Cory Allen

    2021, Muskie - Fishing Carolina Rigged Crank Baits

    Muskie fishing often relies on traditional methods, but understanding giant muskies' deepness and speed control is crucial. Cory Allen's video demonstrates using Carolina rigged cranks baits to target bottom-holding beasts. Be prepared, confident, and know how to target giant muskies in the deep.

  • Collins River Musky Fall Transition

    2020, Muskie - Fishing the Collins River Fall Transition

    Collins River Musky fishing is a healthy, skinny water environment with deep holes, weed beds, rock beds, and wood. Dwayne Hickey, the Godfather of the Collins, shares his simplified approach to musky fishing, focusing on shallow stretches, deep holes, rock beds, and wood. His knowledge and experience can be applied to any small river system, making musky fishing more effective.

  • Muskie Fish with Bass Crank Baits

    2020, Muskie - Fishing with Bass Crank Baits

    Cory Allen discusses the intersection of bass crank bait and musky crank bait, highlighting the differences in size and dive curves. Bass cranks are designed for fast down-and-reach, while musky lures dive on shallower planes. Allen highlights the versatility of bass cranks, such as Livingston Lures Howeller Deep, Strike King 10XD, 6th Sense Cloud 9 Series, and Berkley Dredger 25.5, and encourages anglers to explore their own unique fishing arsenal.

  • Musky Fishing Jigging Lures

    2020, Muskie - Jigging Lures with Cory Allen

    This video by Cory Allen teaches how to use non-typical baits for vertical jigging, triggering more bites from neutral or inactive musky. He presents five exceptional muskie lures, including the H2O Tackle Barbarian, HardHead, EchoTail, Molix Spoon, and safety pin spinner bait. By using these baits, you can feel the depth and behavior at depth, making them lethal tools for musky fisherman. By expanding your arsenal, you can explore deep water and catch more musky.

  • Trolling Topwater Musky Lures with Cory Allen

    2019, Muskie - Trolling Topwater Lures with Cory Allen

    Muskie fishing can be challenging when trying to catch big fish. Slow trolling is a technique that can trigger a reaction, especially when dealing with bigger fish. Cory Allen, a renowned musky hunter, has made a name for himself by experimenting outside the conventional box and using slow trolling. He shares his techniques, lures, and tips for setting up a spread and managing speeds. By learning from the best, you can increase your success and become a more successful musky hunter.

  • Topwater Musky Lures with Cory Allen

    2019, Muskie - Slow Topwater Lures with Cory Allen

    The surface bait lineup in musky angling is often overlooked, but it can be effective for larger fish. In this video, Cory Allen discusses topwater musky lures and their "fish catching ability" and their nuanced controls. He also emphasizes the importance of slow working, as slow lures may not be enough. By focusing on their minimal actions, anglers can learn from the best and become smarter in their musky angling.

  • Northern Pike - Small Lake Techniques

    2019, Northern Pike - Small Lake Techniques

    Small pond pike fishing is an easy introduction to esox, but requires experience and insight. This In The Spread video teaches breaking down bites for efficiency and targeting larger sizes, focusing on lures, presentation theory, gear, and pike behavior in these environments.

  • Winter Muskie Fishing Techniques with Cory Allen

    2019, Muskie - Winter Fishing Techniques with Cory Allen

    Colder months require special techniques and tools for successful muskie fishing. In The Spread video, Cory Allen discusses lures and methods to help anglers navigate this challenging season. He is respected by those who excel at big muskie fishing and offers master-level advice on fishing lures and techniques. Fish smarter and enjoy the challenge.

  • Catching Muskie with Live Bait

    2019, Muskie - Fishing Live Bait with Cory Allen

    Livebait is effective for muskie fishing, especially during colder periods. It offers a unique angle and allows for other methods to be combined. Joe Murphy's STFF rigs are showcased in an In The Spread video, showcasing their effectiveness and various presentation methods to increase success rates.

  • Musky Fishing in Deep Rivers

    2019, Muskie - Fishing Deep Rivers in the Winter

    Fishing rivers for muskies often involves navigating a uniformly deep system with no shallow to deep differentiation. Learn to break down situations effectively, targeting less obvious features in deep water, and use upstream, cross stream, and down stream tactics to maximize coverage. Utilize principles from In The Spread musky fishing video to fish smarter and fish more of the river's water column.

  • Musky Lures from H2O Tackle with Cory Allen

    2018, Muskie - Lures from H2O Tackle

    In The Spread, Cory Allen reviews Roger Watters' H2O Tackle musky lures, showcasing his diverse performance. Watters' H20 Tackle offers a complete line of baits, covering surface to bottom, making it a standout among his competitors. The review provides valuable fishing tips and insights into Watters' innovative muskie baits.

  • Bottom Fishing Musky with Live Suckers

    2018, Muskie - Bottom Fishing with Live Suckers

    Joe Murphy's In The Spread musky fishing video demonstrates the importance of anchoring and setting live bait lines on specific bottom topography for effective musky hunting. This approach allows for stationary control and a good leash.

  • Best Big Lures for Muskie with Cory Allen

    2018, Muskie - Best Big Lures with Cory Allen

    Muskie fishing is a sport of extremes, with both smaller and larger muskies. In this In The Spread fishing video, Cory Allen showcases better Brobdingnagian baits for musky anglers, emphasizing their size as an asset. Allen's unique skills in understanding fish behavior and enhancing bait storage can help fish smarter.

  • Best Small Lures for Muskie with Cory Allen

    2018, Muskie - Best Small Lures with Cory Allen

    Musky fishing is often associated with big rods, big fish, and big baits. However, many of the largest fish were caught on smaller presentations, some geared for other species. Cory Allen, a musky lure savant, shares his insights on selecting the right lures for muskie fishing.

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    Collins River Musky Fishing on Fly

    2018, Muskie - Collins River Fly Fishing Tactics

    In The Spread's Fly Fishing for Musky on the Collins River features Captain Chad Bryson, a multi-discipline fisherman with extensive skills in fly and conventional gear. He shares river dynamics, muskie habitats, and successful fishing areas, as well as water features, presentation mechanics, rods, and reels. Bryson's knowledge of water, species behavior, and willingness to share his knowledge will help anglers become more successful.

  • How to Catch Muskie Fish on Channel Flats

    2018, Muskie - Fishing Channel Flats and Feeder Streams

    Muskellunge were introduced into southern reservoirs due to the impoundment of massive river systems with controlled currents. In this In The Spread muskie fishing video, angling savant Cory Allen teaches how to find, map, and fish side feeder stream cuts, avoiding bank facing and avoiding fish. Understanding topography helps fish hang and pay dirt smarter.