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Fishing Seminars Capt. Matt Firestein
Fishing Seminars Capt. Matt Firestein

Captain Matt Firestein has fished and been successful through the Muskie Territory.

He has fished almost all the states and provinces in the muskies natural range. Certain techniques excel on certain types of waters such as reservoirs, rivers, shield lakes, inland lakes, great lakes, etc. He has utilized and perfected these techniques from as far west as Winnipeg to East of Montreal. As far North as Lac Suel and as far South as Kentucky and West Virginia.  Capt. Matt can provide entertaining and informational seminars from the basics of casting to advanced techniques and details of trolling and jigging. His various instructional seminars teach about Casting, jigging, dredging, short line trolling, long line trolling, open water trolling , structure trolling, or trolling the Canadian shield to help you be successful on your next trip or home waters. If your planning a trip to Lake St. Clair and the connecting rivers, he enjoys sharing how to be successful on his home waters. So book an evening for your local muskie club or fishing club that they will be sure to remember!

Rates are $400 plus gas and lodging if outside the Detroit area. References Available. 

Seminars available January, February, & March otherwise the location must be within 2 1/2 hours as Captain Matt will be fishing.

Here are some of the groups he has given seminars to:

  • Muskies Canada "Round Table Series" 2020 Facebook Live
  • Grand Rapids 'Ultimate Sport Show"
  • Quad County Hawg Hunters
  • Chicago, Rosemont & Arlington show
  • Cleveland Mid-America Boat show
  • South of the Border Muskies Inc.
  • Chicago Outdoor Show / Lecture and Panel discussion
  • Indianapolis Boat, Sport & Travel show
  • Belle River Muskies, Canada
  • Michigan Muskie Alliance- Muskies Inc.
  • Hoosier Muskie Club- Muskies Inc.
  • Featured Speaker Compass Pt. Sportsman’s Day-  3 years.
  • Niagara Muskie Association, Inc.
  • Michigan Muskie Show- 3 seminars in 2 yrs
  • LK St Clair Muskie Inc.
  • Canton Akron Muskies Inc  Annual Banquet
  • Trout Unlimited Meade PA
  • Capital City Muskies Inc- 2 years
  • Columbus Muskie Show
  • Milwaukee Muskie Expo
  • Indiana Hoosier Classic - Lecture and Panel discussion


Have had multiple panel discussions with known celebrities Joe Butcher, Steve Herbeck, Chris Taursano, Jim Saric, Bob Mehsikomer, Spence Petros.

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Michigan Harbor Marina

24600 Jefferson Ave,

St. Clair Shores, MI

Walleye Boat Dock:

9666 East Jefferson Ave.

Detroit, MI


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