Indian Trail Resort's
2006 Musky Chart

Adventure at the End of The Trail
This year there were 172 Muskies registered at Indian Trail Resort with 100% being released. The average length of Musky caught was 38.81 inches. There were 75 Muskies over 40 inches caught out of Indian Trail Resort, 55 of which were over 20 pounds with 7 in the 30 pound class. Also, there were more trophy Muskies caught (fish over 26 pounds) than any other year in the 52 years that we have been keeping records.

Fred Hirsch won the 2006 Largest Muskie Award for the heaviest Muskie caught by a guest: 34 pound class, 51 inches.

Cathy Szczepanski caught the Heaviest Muskie of 2006 caught by a woman guest: a hefty 26 pound class 43 inch fish.

Brenda Dettloff caught the Largest Muskie by a woman in 2006: a 30 pound class 47 inch fish.


Date Length
(Inches)
Lure Angler City & State Guide
05/06 30 Spoon Ken Misner Lincoln, Ne Pete Rydell
05/06 42 Rapala, glass finish Chester Markowicz Eau Claire, Wi
05/07 41.5 Thunderstick Jr, Glow Dan Gonzales Romeoville, Il
05/28 30 Roostertail Dave Ferson Ironwood, Mi
06/02 32 Beetle Spin Michael Kopitzke Wind Lake, Wi Tom Kopitzke
06/13 36 Kaiser Globe, Blk Greg Gorski Elmhurst, Il
06/14 38 Globe, Yel Roger Burger Hayward, Wi
06/14 33 Ghosttail Roger Burger Hayward, Wi
06/17 37.5 Rattling Rubber Perch Norm Wick Two Rivers, Wi Mike Franz
06/17 38 Mepps Maribou Don Guppy Grand Rapids, Mi
06/18 31.5 Bucktail Perch Kurt Haase Tomah, Wi Betty Haase
06/19 46 Joel's Creeper, Bl Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
06/19 37.25 Ghosttail, B Per GB Jim Stortzum Orland Park, Il John Dettloff
06/22 44 Ghosttail, Devil Dog Fred Hirsch Hayward, Wi
06/23 37.5 Ghosttail, Blk SB Chad Jordan Elmwood, Il
06/23 39.25 Creeper, Blue & Violet Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi
06/24 40 Bucktail Terry Reints Stillman Valley, Il
06/24 44 Musky Buster Thumper Jim Steffen Sheyboygan, Wi
06/24 41 LeLure Creeper, Red Crackle Mike Holling Chicago, Il
06/24 39 Globe, Green Brian Priester Indianapolis, In
06/26 35 Best American Topper Rob Meusec Hoffman Estates, Il Craig Sandell
06/27 37 Ghosttail Jeff Von Holtum Ty Sennett
06/29 38.5 Wild Eye Sunfish Brent Rosenberg Menomonie, Wi
06/29 35 LeLure Water Thumper, Or. John Dettloff Indian Trail
06/29 42 LeLure Creeper, Grn. John Dettloff Indian Trail
07/02 34 Ghosttail, D Per GB Eric Borgerding Verona, Wi
07/02 39.5 LeLure Creeper, Grn John Dettloff Indian Trail Brenda Dettloff
07/03 34 hybrid Big Game Jerk Mike Szczepanski Neenah, Wi
07/03 38 Joel's Creeper Diane Gmeinder Pardeeville, Wi Dave Gmeinder
07/04 43.75 LeLure Crazy Creeper, Or Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail John Dettloff
07/06 44 LeLure Creeper, Blk Jeff Dubnicki Hartland, Wi
07/07 37 Ghosttail, Gr Per GB Craig Sandell Riverside
07/08 43 Shallow Invader Mike Markowicz Eau Claire, Wi Chester Markowicz
07/10 38 Joel's Creeper, Black Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
07/18 44.5 Pacemaker Craig Schlapper Brent McConnell
07/20 31 Rattlin Rougue Steve Raasch Gary, In
07/21 36 Joel's Creeper, Bl Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
07/22 35.5 LeLure Creeper , Gr John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
07/27 38 Manta Terry Reints Stillman Valley, Il
07/31 34 Bucktail Mike Spingola Sullivan, Wi
08/05 43 Tap Dancer, Blk Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail Resort John Dettloff
08/06 32 Crane Bait Al Hoekstra Nerstrand, Mn
08/06 30 Suick, Or Tim Thomas Reedsburg, Wi Dan Anderson
08/07 37.5 Lugerhead Globe, Purple Haze Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi "Ludwig"
08/08 39.5 Top Raider, Bullfrog Mike Szczepanski Neenah, Wi
08/08 40 Joel's Creeper, Bumble Bee Joel Wick Manitowoc, Wi
08/08 34 Top Raider, Bullfrog Mike Szczepanski Neenah, Wi
08/09 36 Big Game Mike Szczepanski Neenah, Wi
08/10 46.5 Top Raider Mike Szczepanski Neenah, Wi
08/11 47 Joel's Creeper, Bumble Bee Joel Wick Manitowoc, Wi Norm Wick
08/11 34 hybrid Bucktail, Blk Tim Thomas Reedsburg, Wi Winston Hopkins
08/11 41 Lugerhead Creeper, Purple Rick Meier Wauwatosa, Wi Dennis Moser
08/11 40 Double Cow Girl Bucktail Dennis Moser Milwaukee, Wi
08/12 41 Joel's Creeper, Bumble Bee Joel Wick Manitowoc, Wi Norm Wick
08/12 41.5 Norm's Creeper, Bl & Pink Norm Wick Two Rivers, Wi Joel Wick
08/12 42 Top Raider Greg Gmeinder Pardeeville, Wi Dave Gmeinder
08/13 32.25 Water Thumer, Frog Dave Gmeinder Pardeeville, Wi
08/13 43 LeLure Creeper, Frog Matt Wilczenski Bourbonnais, Il John Dettloff
08/14 38 LeLure Creeper, Blk Brian Rudzinski Lansing, Il
08/15 42 hybrid Top Raider Dave Gmeinder Pardeeville, Wi
08/16 41.75 Rylure Globe, Blk Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail Resort John Dettloff
08/17 42 LeLure Creeper, Blk Pete Rich DeKalb, Il John Dettloff
08/17 39.5 Joel's Thumper, Blk Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi Dave Gmeinder
08/18 40.5 Joel's Thumper, Blk Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi
08/18 34 Heddon Crazy Crawler, Mouse John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
08/18 38 Brackett's Pflueger Globe, Bl & Yel John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
08/18 44 Rylure Globe Whitey Griswold West Bend, Wi
08/18 43 Pacemaker Craig Schlapper Hayward, Wi
08/18 41 Tap Dancer Rylure Terry Reints Stillman Valley, Il
08/19 43.5 LeLure Creeper, Blk Mike Klahsen Aplington, Ia Randy Ubben
08/19 35 LeLure Creeper , Gr John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
08/19 44 LeLure Water Thumper Ed Klemensiewicz Hammond, In Ron Heidenreich
08/19 33 Moosetail Terry Reints Stillman Valley, Il
08/19 41 Lugerhead Globe Cathy Szczepanski Neenah, Wi Mike Szczepanski
08/20 32.5 LeLure Creeper , Gr John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
08/20 35.5 Water Thumper Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi
08/22 31 Joel's Thumper, Blk Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi Dave Gmeinder
08/22 41.75 Joel's Creeper, Bumble Bee Joel Wick Manitowoc, Wi
08/23 39 LeLure Creeper, Or. Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail Resort John Dettloff
08/25 32.5 Top Raider Terry Reints Stillman Valley, Il
08/25 40 Top Raider Jack Siebenaler Johnsburg, Il
08/26 46.5 Surf-Oreno, Blk Dennis Clagett Hayward, Wi
08/26 37 Frenchy LaMay's Fetch & Catch John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
08/27 34 Suick Dale Mueller Milwaukee, Wi
08/28 36 LeLure Creeper , Gr John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort
08/28 44 LeLure Creeper, Blk John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
08/29 47.5 LeLure Creeper, Blk Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail Resort John Dettloff
08/29 38 Tally Wacker Frank Loye Chicago, Il Ron Heidenreich
08/29 43.25 LeLure Creeper, Blk John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
08/31 43 Joel's Creeper, Bl & Pink Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi
08/31 31 LeLure Creeper, Blk Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
08/31 46 LeLure Creeper, Blk Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
08/31 38 LeLure Creeper, Blk Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
09/02 39 LeLure Creeper, Blk Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail Resort John Dettloff
09/02 32.5 Z-Globe, Perch Brian Rittmueller Itasca, Il
09/02 41.5 Joel's Creeper, Frog Dave Gmeinder Pardeeville, Wi
09/03 51 Ghosttail Spinner Bait Fred Hirsch Hayward, Wi Tony Vallos-netman
09/04 41.5 Z Globe, Perch Brian Rittmueller Itasca, Il
09/05 32 Mepps Giant Killer Renae Stefanski Milwaukee, Wi
09/05 38.5 Reef Hawg Mike Szczepanski Neenah, Wi
09/06 38 Bucktail, Or Joey Carrozza Chicago, Il
09/06 30 Shallow Raider Jim Lewis LaSalle, Il
09/06 39 Topper, Blk Dave Stroede Augusta, Wi
09/07 40.5 Ghosttail Spinner Bait Fred Hirsch Hayward, Wi
09/07 40 LeLure Creeper, Blk Harry Schuhring Baraboo, Wi
09/07 32 Crane Bait Rob Meusec Hoffman Estates, Il Craig Sandell
09/07 31.5 Ghosttail Spinner Bait, Blk & Yel Frank Johnson Leland, Il Terry Reints
09/07 44 Creeper, Bl & Yel Joel Wick Manitowoc, Wi
09/08 31 Best American Topper Craig Sandell Riverside, Ca
09/08 32 Best American Topper Craig Sandell Riverside, Ca
09/08 35.5 Flaptail, Blk Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi
09/10 44 hybrid Wall Creeper, Blk Terry Wall West Bend, Wi Al Denninger
09/10 45 Hi Flaptail, Grey & White Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi
09/10 46 Joel's Creeper Mike Markowicz Eau Claire, Wi Chester Markowicz
09/10 37 LeLure Creeper, Blk Kurt Haase Tomah, Wi John Dettloff
09/11 35.75 Brackett's Pflueger Globe, Blk & Ye John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort
09/11 45 Gramma Bait, Firetiger Dennis Sanderson Sandwich, Il
09/12 48.5 Joel's Creeper, Blk & Pink Joel Wick Manitowoc, Wi
09/12 43.5 Lugerhead Globe, Blk Cathy Szczepanski Neenah, Wi Mike Szczepanski
09/12 35.5 Mepps Maribou Bucktail Jack Arms Galesville, Wi
09/14 32 Johnson Silver Minnow, Pork Rind Jack Arms Galesville, Wi
09/14 35.25 Ghosttail, Dark Perch GB John Faramelli Rock Island, Il John Dettloff
09/14 35 Tally Wacker Bill Rich Cherry Valley, Il
09/14 42.5 John's Globe, Blk John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
09/14 37 LeLure Creeper, Blk Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail Resort John Dettloff
09/15 32 Mepps Maribou Bucktail Jim Constine Green Bay, Wi
09/15 34.5 Markowicz Globe, Krackle Chester Markowicz Eau Claire, Wi
09/17 38.5 Creeper, Blk Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
09/17 43 Best American Topper, Blk Craig Sandell Riverside, Ca
09/18 42 Ghosttail, Blk Perch GB John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort
09/18 48.25 31 Ghosttail, Black Perch GB John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort
09/18 32.5 Globe, Blk Steve Syrja Grass Lake, Mi
09/18 35 Tally Wacker, Blk & Yel Brain Mrotek Milwaukee, Wi
09/19 44 Marabou Bucktail, Blk & Green Scott Arms Galesville, Wi
09/20 35 Poly Wog Mike Hopkins Algonquin, Il
09/21 44.25 Mepps Maribou CB Scott Arms Galesville, Wi
09/22 38.5 Pacemaker Jim Henke Amherst Jct., Wi
09/22 35.5 Rylure Globe Pete Rich Dekalb, Il Bill Rich
09/22 39.5 Wiltail, Blk & Gr YB Bill Rich Cherry Valley, Il
09/22 35 Globe, Slammer Carl Klein Wausau, Wi
09/22 31 Globe Tony Vallos Hayward, Wi Fred Hirsch
09/22 45.5 John's Globe, Blk John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort
09/25 39 LeLure Crazy Creeper Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
09/25 38.75 Bootail, Blk GB Steve Grams Wausau, Wi John Dettloff
09/26 43.5 hybri Ghosttail Spinner Bait Fred Hirsch Hayward,
09/27 32 Rebel Crank Bait Elaine DeBoer Oswego, Il
09/28 42 LeLure Creeper, Bl Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
10/05 31.25 Wiltail, Blk YB Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail Resort John Dettloff
10/06 40 Mepps Maribou Mike McKiernan Lake Forest, Il
10/09 45.5 Ghosttail, Blk Per GB John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Jack McKinney
10/10 38 Ghosttail, Black Perch GB John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort
10/13 48.5 Sucker-QS Don Schultz Jefferson, Wi
10/18 40 Sucker QS Kent Koeppen Toddville, Ia
10/21 38 Sucker-QS Dave Capps Niles, Il
10/24 30 Jig & Minnow Dennis Sanderson Sandwich, Il
10/27 35 Sucker-QS Scott Allen Hayward, Wi
10/28 47 Sucker-QS Dave Clark Oshkosh, Wi
10/28 44.5 Sucker-QS John Pluska Sr. Dodgeville, Wi John Pluska Jr.
10/29 35 Striker, Or John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
10/29 46.5 Sucker-QS Kurt Villwock Oshksoh, Wi
10/30 34 Sucker-QS Ron Heidenreich Sussex, Wi
11/01 37 Sucker-QS Charlie O'Brien St. Paul, Mn
11/01 45 Sucker-QS Don Schultz Jefferson, Wi
11/03 43 Sucker-QS Charlie O'Brien St. Paul, Mn.
11/03 43 Sucker-QS Pat O'Brien St. Paul, Mn.
11/04 41 Sucker-QS Rick Herro Jefferson, Wi
11/04 36 Sucker-QS Randy Stauffer Jefferson, Wi
11/04 45 Sucker-QS Kevin Shaver Port Washington, Wi
11/14 34 Sucker-QS John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
11/14 45.5 Sucker-QS Brenda Dettloff Indian Trail Resort John Dettloff
11/24 37 Sucker-QS John Dettloff Indian Trail Resort Brenda Dettloff
11/25 43 Sucker-QS Kevin Shaver Port Washington, Wi