Red Dead Redemption 2 Muskie
Class Fish
Size Fish

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Muskie can be fished using a bait or lure, which you can purchase from the Bait and Tackle shop. You can cook it into a Flaky Fish meal or Mail them to Jeremy Gill for rewards.

  • Legendary Weight - 36 lbs 7 oz
  • Regular Weight - 14.0 - 20.0 lbs

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Muskie Locations

    The best lures or bait to use when fishing for Muskie in Red Dead 2.

    • Special River Lure
    • Lake Lure

    Regular Muskie Locations

    • Located in Northern Lakes - During Sunny Weather
    RDR2 Muskie Locations

    RDR2 Legendary Muskie Locations

    Legendary Muskie are caught and sent through the mail.
    • The Legendary Muskie is located at the Lighthouse near Van Horn Trading Post (Recommended: Special River Lure)
    RDR2 Legendary Muskie Locations


    • Muskies are long, slender-bodied, predatory fish, inhabiting northern lakes.
    • They will ignore food baits and favors Lake Lures.
    • Muskie are most active on cloudy, overcast days.
    • There are legends of a monster Muskie having been sighted off the coast of Roanoke Ridge.

    Locations where you can find:


    Legendary Muskie

    • The Legendary Muskie has been spotted swimming near the Van Horn Trading Post.
    • Reports state that using Special Lake Lures during overcast weather will increase your chances of catching this fish.
    • Rumors suggest that the size of this Legendary Muskie could be around fifty inches long and weighing over thirty pounds.

    Locations where you can find:


    Muskie Cooking Recipes

    Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

    Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type
    Flaky Fish Plain Flaky Fish Thyme Flaky Fish Oregano Flaky Fish Minty Flaky Fish

    Muskie Materials

    The materials you will receive from hunting and skinning an Muskie will depend on the animal quality and kill quality.

    Material Cost Kill Quality