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MidWest Outdoors is all about Midwest fishing and Midwest hunting: where to go, what to use and how to use it! With thousands (yes, thousands!) of outdoor articles and video posts, MidWestOutdoors.com offers it all: fishing tips, hunting tips, marked fishing maps, nature notes, recipes, gear reviews, industry news, a calendar of events, vacation-planning ideas, seasonal patterns and trends, safety and instruction, contests, and much, much more. MidWest Outdoors is helping you enjoy the outdoors.

MidWest Outdoors TV is broadcast every week, 52 weeks a year, and is available on more than two dozen TV stations throughout the upper Midwest. The award-winning MWO TV has a variety of where-to, how-to information each and every week. Click here to check the stations and times in your area.

Now in our 50th year, MidWest Outdoors magazine is published 12 times a year and has more than 100 monthly fishing articles, hunting articles and a whole lot more (subscribe here). You can also receive a free twice-a-month MWO e-newsletter that gives you up-to-date coverage on today’s hottest tips, techniques and topics.

Swim Jigs for Bass: One Bait, a Whole Bag of Tricks

I fully admit that I’ve become addicted to swim jigs and their bass-catching abilities in a wide range of conditions. […]

MidWest Outdoors podcasts offer in-depth interviews with the biggest names in fishing and hunting. These 30- to 60-minute interviews are great for downloading while on the road or anywhere you carry your mobile device. Also available on iTunes, Stitcher and iHeartRadio.

Stay in tune with what’s happening at MidWest Outdoors and throughout the industry: outdoor news, tournaments, swap meets, new fish & game records, DNR info, in-stores, sports shows and more. You can also check out the MidWest Outdoors calendar and rules, regs and license info by state.


Each issue of MidWest Outdoors magazine contains more than 100 Midwest fishing articles and hunting articles from top Midwest fishing pros and hunting experts. Here are just a few of the highlights that you will find covered in the November issue:

  • An interview with Melissa Bachman—one of America’s great hunters, a role model for kids, especially girls, and somebody we can all learn from
  • IceBreakers 2017 edition
  • Giant muskies of November
  • How to know: squirrel or deer?
  • Green Bay marked lake map
  • Time the rut just right
  • River time! walleyes, bass

Also…Dan Brozowski on stick baits for bass, Dr. Ken Nordberg on advice for hunting whitetail, Peter Olson on Ice Safety, Lake trout at first ice, Cold weather gear review…and much, much more!


  • Original MWO founder Gene Laulunen shares his insights on what it takes to be a winner.
  • Canada Fever issue
  • 2017 holiday gift guide
  • Early-ice crappies
  • Leech Lake marked lake map
  • Shore fishing for bass
  • Whitetail: Stacking the odds in your favor
  • Your bowhunting rig: What matters most

…don’t miss it!