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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.

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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 July issue:

  • An interview with Jason Mitchell— Kid hooks himself on fishing, lands career
  • Slack-line slab baits for giant muskies
  • Fat, under-fished abyss smallies
  • Lighten up! Fun hooks kids on fishing
  • Rediscover the split-shot worm
  • Find summer crappies!
  • Lake of the Woods marked lake map
  • Also… Takasaki on spot-and-stalk smallmouths in the shallows, Joe Henry on Rainy River summer sturgeon, L.P. Brezny on best long range ARs, trolling patterns for midsummer weed walleyes, archery gear review …and much, much more!


  • An interview with Gary Gehrman— Is he the best angler you’ve never heard of?
  • Gapen teaches catfish on a fly
  • Magnum baits take big bass now
  • Exclusive: Mull’s level-fall lure
  • Spoonplugging is alive an well (do you know what it is?)
  • Turtle-Flambeau Flowage marked lake map

…don’t miss it!