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steelhead, streamer, winter -

Between breaking ice out of the guides and untangling our lines, we saw a few fish and stuck one. Water temps are cool so presentations need to be slower. It's definitely a departure from the high speed retrieves we all enjoy but it works. Drop em, strip em, stall em, jig em and hang on; that's the program. 

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Betsie, Boardman, Manistee, Platte, Salmon, Steelhead, Streamer, Trout -

Two hard frosts in the past week have made me think a little harder about whats to come. It's time for us to get snowstakes in, snowblowers prepared, and steelhead fishing on our smaller Northern Michigan rivers. This cool down has slowed fishing on the Big Manistee that was excellent the previous week. We're hoping that potential rains this weekend will bring in more fish and get things back on track.

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Fall, October, Salmon, Steelhead, Streamer, Trout -

We're starting to see Chrome Steelhead mixed in with Kings and Coho in Northern Michigan rivers! There are of course plenty of salmon left to be fished to so get out there with your ten weight and hang on. 

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