Isle, Minnesota: Mean Muskie and Walleye

Two big, nasty, toothy fiberglass fish, mounted on poles, with a platform for photo ops. The walleye appeared in 2006; it was such a success that the muskie soon followed. Well done.

Portside Bait & Liquor

Hwy 47, Isle, MN
Portside Bait & Liquor. On the west side of Hwy 47 about a mile north of town.
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Mean Muskie and Walleye

This place is great! There are several other photo ops, all on the same property.

[Rebecca Keeler, 04/02/2016]

Mean fish.

Mean Muskie and Walleye

Not your usual friendly fish photo op! These guys are big and MEAN! There is a conveniently provided platform for picture taking.

[John Miller, 09/11/2010]

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