Category Archives: Spring Steelhead Fishing Muskegon River

It’s All About….The One!

It’s All About….The One!

(George & Lenore from Chicago with a massive spring steelhead from the Muskegon River) Great to have my good friend George and wife Lenore from Chicago back in the boat with me!  It’s been a while, but George sure made up for lost time by helping his wife land this massive spring steelhead from the… Continue Reading

The Crown Jewel Of The Muskegon River~All 22 Pounds & 36 Inches Of Him!!

The Crown Jewel Of The Muskegon River~All 22 Pounds & 36 Inches Of Him!!

(Mike Mooney (right) holding his record 22lb, 36″ steelhead from the Muskegon River) Felt more than blessed to guide my client last week into my first legitimate 20 pound steelhead.  Now I’ve had the absolute joy to guide Mike Mooney (pictured right) holding his record setting 22 pound, 36″ massive Muskegon River steelhead!  Pictures don’t… Continue Reading

Blessed Steelhead Kind Of Day!

Blessed Steelhead Kind Of Day!

Here’s Father Joe pictured top along with Bert for what turned out to be a truly blessed day with several Muskegon River spring steelhead brought to the boat throughout the day. We finally broke on through to the other side with a push of water today bringing the water levels up to where they should… Continue Reading

Snow in April~April Fools???

Snow in April~April Fools???

Unfortunately this ain’t no April fools joke….that’s real snow in the back ground from this past week of fishing during the snow laden cold front that hasn’t quite yet let go of it’s wintery grip!  Despite the cold starts here’s Pat from southern MI with some outstanding steelhead including the monster hen pictured top of… Continue Reading

Day & Half In Devine Steelhead Paradise!

Day & Half In Devine Steelhead Paradise!

John with his son Jack spending a day and a half in Devine Steelhead Paradise!  Both John and Jack had the opportunity to land the full spectrum of steelhead in the past day and a half with bright chrome to crimson red and all points in between brought to the boat!  Great way to spend quality… Continue Reading

Setting The Bar High! 18lbs~34 Inches!

Setting The Bar High!  18lbs~34 Inches!

(Tim with 18 pounds & 34 inches of Twisted Chrome Steel!!) Here’s Tim setting the bar high with his absolute monster steelhead weighing in at 18 pounds on the boga’s and 34 inches!  Had no idea the fish was this big while Tim was fighting it.  Thought Tim might be “taking his time” bringing the… Continue Reading

Saturday Steel Fever!

Saturday Steel Fever!

(Jennifer with an absolute brute of a Muskegon River Steelhead) Here’s Jennifer pictured top with her Aunt Dawn living the Saturday Spring Steelhead Dream on the Muskegon River.  Both ladies did really well for their first time steelhead fishing the Muskegon River with hooking some really nice steelhead and brown trout. (Dawn with a crystal… Continue Reading

Final Countdown To The Spring Steelhead Run!

Final Countdown To The Spring Steelhead Run!

Here’s Bert from Rodney, MI with some nice steelhead caught throughout the day.  Very good numbers of steelhead are in the river system.  It’s only a matter of time before conditions become ideal and the steelhead start to hit gravel! Water levels increased slightly today to the 2500 cfs level with a light stain.  Water temps… Continue Reading

Crystal Chrome Steel On The Move!

Crystal Chrome Steel On The Move!

(Tim holding this beautiful translucent chrome hen) Check out Tim’s absolute beauty!   Holding his translucent crystal chrome steelhead along with his son Andrew. (Andrew with the biggest of the day) Well it might not be the prettiest of the day but it was the biggest weighing in at 14lbs on the boga grips.  You… Continue Reading

March Steel Madness Begins!

March Steel Madness Begins!

(John with a beautiful “March Madness” steelhead from the Muskegon) Here’s John pictured with a gorgeous chrome steelhead from his trip this past Saturday. Remnants from the flood last two weeks are evident with high dirty stained water from more than 11,000 cubic feet per second (CFS) flow, which equates to approximately 10 to 15… Continue Reading