June Jam 2021 31st Annual Torunament


2021 June Jam Tournament Details


We are excited to host our 31st Annual June Jam Tournament on June 19th, 2021 from 6:00 am - 4:00 pm.

Awards will follow at 5:30 pm at The BrowTine located at 1361 100th St., Amery, WI 54001. 

Food and cash bar will be available.


IMPORTANT 31st June Jam Tournament will be HELD!  

We appreciate everyone’s support and participation and look forward to the Tournament’s return.

NEW One Day Format June 19, 2021 6:00 AM to 4:00 PM Polk County WI


Registration is now open for the 31st Annual June Jam Muskie Tournament.

New One Day Tournament Format on eight premier Muskie waters in Polk County: Apple River Flowage, Bear Trap Lake, Big Blake Lake, Bone Lake, Cedar Lake, Deer Lake, Big Round Lake and Wapogasset Lake. Tournament Headquarters for Awards ceremony is held at BrowTine in Amery, WI on Saturday afternoon, June 19th starting at 5:30 p.m.


Online registration will be accepted until 8:30 p.m. on Friday June 18th, 2021


Click the button above or below to go to the June Jam Tornament page for links to the rules and an entry form. Remember to sign BOTH releases of liability. Registration is limited to 150 Open-Division participants (the early registration discount deadline is May 28, 2021). The tournament also has a special Junior Division for participants age 15 and under. The tournament is still shaping up, so check for updates and download additional forms at:


June Jam is a 100% catch and release Muskie tournament hosted by the North Metro Chapter of Muskies, Inc., emphasizing sportsmanship and respect for the resource. There is no weigh-in or transport of fish, and all fish are immediately released in their home waters after being and recorded for tournament points.


Our thanks for the great support from our fantastic Signature Sponsors.



                                                                   Grand Prize

St Croix Rods
Musky Series 10ft Legend Tournament Rod

$450 Value


Click the below button to go to the June Jam Tournament page


The BrowTine

1361 100th St, Amery, WI 54001
is the official Award Headquarters of the June Jam 2021


North Metro Annual Fish Fry

Our Annual Fish Fry our marquee event of the year for our Chapter with over $20,000 in prizes given away.  The Annual Fish Fry includes a number of things:  short award presentation for our Member’s Only Contest; some of the most recognizable anglers in our sport, games, raffles, and silent auctions.  Each year we give away thousands of dollars worth of great prizes and all enjoy a great All-You-Can-Eat Deep Fried Fish Dinner.  Saturday February 19, 2022
Location:  the
 Coon Rapids VFW Post 9625, 1919 Coon Rapids Blvd NW, Coon Rapids, MN  55433.


Rod Building Class

Gary Wicks from Gary’s Custom Rod & Reel donates his time to help you learn how to build your own custom rod (Muskie to ice fishing rod of your choice).  Gary offers the North Metro Chapter a great deal on custom blanks.  You actually start with a plain rod blank and build the handle, add guides and add in your favorite colors.  This event is typically held on a Saturday in March/April. 


Member’s Only Contest

This is the year-long contest for catching fish as a North Metro Chapter Member that runs from January 12th thru Dec 1st on legal waters.  Members keep track of their fish by logging them at the Muskies Inc Website.  Awards are handed out at the North Metro Banquet for the various Division Winners.  Divisions include Masters for Men and Women, Men’s, Women’s and Junior's girls and boys, so everyone can participate. 


June Jam

The North Metro Chapter hosts a tournament in the Luck, Wisconsin area in Western Wisconsin.  There are 8 local waters to fish, including Deer, Bone, the Apple River and more.  This annual event is scheduled for the second weekend after the Minnesota Muskie Opener.   


League Night

The North Metro schedules weekly outings for various metro lakes for our League Night.  The lakes change weekly and you get points for catching fish and for fishing with various partners.  The main focus of this event is to get out on the lake, fish with new people, build comrade and just have some fun.  Lure Awards are awarded to the top three persons with the most points at the end of the year.  There is a participation drawing; each night a person fishes they receive one chance at the end of year drawing for prizes including a St. Croix Tournament Legend Rod.


Members Picnic

Our Annual Members Picnic will be held at Bald Eagle Regional Park. The Chapter supplies hot dogs, chips, and beverages.  We try to get in a casting game and do a Lure Swap where people bring baits and either swap or sell them. It’s a casual afternoon outdoors and building friendships which hopefully the weather cooperates.


Red Wing Lodge Outing

North Metro Members John Van Ingen and John "Geno" Genosky coordinate a big group of people from the Twin Cites and North Metro Chapters to head up to Red Wing Lodge on Lake of the Woods for a yearly event.  All members and non-members of Muskies Inc. are welcomed to participate in this great trip. 


This full one week trip comes at an incredibly good price.  Large numbers of fish are caught every year by the people that attend and they all have a great time!  Outing occurs in August.


Gil Hamm Chapter Challunge

This week long event is an International Muskies Inc Event.  Chapters typically send 1 or 2 teams to battle for the Lunge Bucket and the bragging rights over the two and half day tournament.  Each team is made up of 6 individuals, with each chapter being able to send as many teams as they want.  This event is a great way to meet other chapters and their members.  This usually occurs in August/September and the winning Chapter determines the date and location for the following years Challunge.


Contact Us Today!

North Metro Chapter of Muskies, Inc.

Please click HERE to learn more about out Annual Banquet and to purchase tickets!

IMPORTANT: We are holding our 1st In-Person Members Meeting on Tuesday April 20th. In addition the Members Meeting will be broadcast live at 7 PM from the Coon Rapids VFW. Meetings are open to the General Public and there is no cost to attend. The meeting features reknown Muskie expert & speaker Ryan McMahon, State of the Chapter, 2021 Chapter plans & events, 2021 Officer Elections update and a Fund Raising Raffle 1st prize for a full day guide trip for 2 with Ryan McMahon and 2nd prize a Simms Suit. Go to the Chapter Face Book page "North Metro Muskies, Inc." at 7 pm to attend.

Please join us at our general meetings the 3rd Tuesday of each month, Oct. through May. Each month we have a speaker come in and the topics vary from local metro area tactics to the basics of reel cleaning. We also have a rod and reel raffle and lure raffle. You DO NOT need to be a member to attend our general meetings.


3rd Tuesday of the month 7pm – 9pm


Coon Rapids VFW - 1919 Coon Rapids Blvd NW


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