Shawnee Muskie Hunters

Upcoming Tournament Deadline – Shawnee Muskie Hunters Chapter of Muskies Inc.

The Shawnee Muskie Hunters Chapter of Muskies Inc. will once again host their annual Fall Tournament on beautiful Kinkaid Lake near Murphysboro, Il.  The two day tournament will occur on October 16 & 17.  Fishing hours on Saturday, October 16 are 7:00 am until 5:00 pm.  On Sunday, October 17 fishing is from 7:00 am until 1:00 pm with the awards presentation immediately following.      

Early Bird Registrations need to be postmarked by September 18.  Early Birds get a slight discount on the entry fee and preferential starting positions for the morning take-off. 

Friday evening check-in is at the Murphysboro Americas Best Value Inn from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm.  You can also check-in Saturday morning at the boat ramp from 5:30 am until 6:00 am. 

The Shawnee Muskie Hunters Chapter of Muskies Inc full tournament schedule is available here!

An entry form can be downloaded at:  Microsoft Word – 2021 Muskie Tournament Flyer (

More info about the club and tournament can be found at:  Home (

Gregg Thomas

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