Welcome to Minnesota Musky Guide Ryan McMahon's website. Ryan specializes in fishing the Twin Cities musky lakes in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Ryan also guides on the trophy Western Minnesota musky waters. Check out the site for fishing reports, guide trip information, and plenty of big Minnesota musky pictures!
  • Keyes TV Show

    Here is a link to a recent Keyes Outdoors episode that I was featured in. Check out the giant metro fish we catch at the end! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0b__VoE81k&list=PLXx0W3oJrrPQAn9y-DvjGK0tSyyuj25Al&index=6

    Musky Hunter

    Check out the Musky Hunter Magazine April/May 2014 issue. Find out what baits I like to match with certain musky locations in spring time.

    • School Flyer

      Twin Cities Musky School

      This April Hayward Guide Pete Rich and I will be putting on a Musky School in the Twin Cities. It will be held at the Coon Rapids VFW where the North Metro Chapter of Muskies INC meets. We will doing this on two consecutive Tuesday evenings 4/2 and 4/9. Check out the flyer below for […]

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      Spring Musky News!

      Spring is here and hopefully we will be warming up smooth and steadily all the way to musky opener here in Minnesota. I always like a gradual warm up to the beginning of the season, it seems like the fish are grouped up more and easier to pattern. I have some guide dates still open […]

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      Musky Hunter Article April/May 2017 issue

      If you get a chance check out my latest article in Musky Hunter Magazine. You will find it in the April/May 2017 issue, which is on news stands now. In this article I talk about hooking angles and the angles at which muskies eat and strike their prey. There are some interesting stories in the […]

    • Jim Saric's Muskie

      Musky Hunter TV Show

      I’m happy to announce that the episode of Musky Hunter TV that I filmed with Jim Saric and Bob Turgeon last Summer will air on March 12th 2016. We had a blast filming and were able to boat 7 muskies on a great bucktail/topwater bite! It was a great depiction of how fun the metro […]

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      2015 Lake Vermilion PMTT 3rd Place Finish

      My partner Mike Lee and I were lucky enough to take 3rd place at the PMTT at lake Vermilion earlier this month. We squared off with some of the very best in the sport and came out near the top! Mike had been able to do some pre-fishing before I arrived and was doing very […]

    • Colin's 1st musky

      Early Season Report 2015

      It’s been a busy June for me and I’ve had zero time in front of the computer so I apologize for not getting any reports up before this. June started out with some pretty good fishing in the first couple weeks of the season. Muskies were using traditional weed spots and chasing down bucktails right […]

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      Minnesota Muskie Expo

      I will have a booth at the Minnesota Muskie Expo this weekend April 10-12 at Concordia College. I will be joined up with Kramer Bros. Tackle and we will be showing our video from The Musky Project. Stop by and say hi. Also, Highway 94 will be closed down on Saturday and Sunday so if […]

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      September Fishing Report

      It’s been a while since my last report due to my computer going down! I’m all set up and ready to roll with a new set up here so I’ll try to keep the reports coming. I’m not even sure where to start with my September report… I’ve been up north, out west and of […]