10 Biggest Muskie World Records Ever Caught

10 Biggest Muskie World Records Ever Caught

In the world of freshwater fishing, few fish are as highly sought after and revered as the muskellunge (Esox masquinongy).

Their explosive strikes, rugged fights and intimidating dentition have allured anglers for years—resulting in an enormous and faithful following of muskie anglers who all share the common goal of catching the biggest muskie ever.

Listed in the gallery below are 10 anglers who met that goal and earned International Game Fish Association's (IGFA) world records on muskie.

However, as this article illustrates more than once, you never know when your opportunity at a record muskie will present itself.




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