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Day #2~ Something Special!

Day #2~ Something Special!

Day two of a final day that will only go down as “something special.”  Whether it’s Bob’s 18lb double stripe crimson red buck or Amy’s 14lb (so fat I cant hold it) hen.  These past two days were simply one of the best steelhead experiences I’ve witnessed in a long time.  Bob and Amy with some epic steelhead battles, both the ones we… Continue Reading

Kings~N~Chrome!

Kings~N~Chrome!

Bert with an outstanding fall steelhead from a warm fall day on the Muskegon river. Bert with a monster late season king salmon in great shape!  Pics don’t do this king justice.  Notice the faint red tiger stripes down the flank.  Awesome fish!  Awesome battle!! The fall steelhead season is in full swing.  Steelhead are… Continue Reading

Kings On The Run!

Kings On The Run!

The King Salmon have started to gang up in the deep pools.  These warm water temps have finally started to drop below the 70 degree point the past few days giving way for more king salmon to migrate up the river system. Here’s Charlie from New York with a hard fighting king.  Next weeks weather… Continue Reading

18 lbs. 33.5 Inches Of Twisted Crimson Steel!

18 lbs.  33.5 Inches Of Twisted Crimson Steel!

Dave and Bert with an outstanding day of steelhead fishing from earlier in the week.  Including Bert’s massive 18 pound, 33.5 inch alpha male buck and Dave’s 22 inch rainbow trout.  Awesome fish! Water temps are rising with the current trend of warmer weather finally starting to break.  The spring steelhead run is now gaining… Continue Reading

The Flies Were On Fire!!

The Flies Were On Fire!!

“The Flies Were On Fire!” Ever have one of those days where everything goes right?  Well, this was one of those days.  Pat (pictured top) along with Steve were into great fish all day including Pat’s massive 18″ rainbow and his 20″ resident river brown trout not to mention several very nice steelhead all day… Continue Reading

The Fall Steelhead Run Has Begun!

The Fall Steelhead Run Has Begun!

“Theme of the day today…..wait your turn .” Despite the relentless fishing pressure and boat traffic only a Saturday in Mid December with 55 degree weather can bring; Matt and his good friend Horhay (pictured top) got the job done with several nice steelhead brought to the boat throughout the day. Fishing conditions are excellent.  The fall… Continue Reading

Fall Steelhead

Fall Steelhead

Steelhead fishing was productive today.  Look for the very mild temperatures this week to provide good steelhead fishing throughout the month of December leading into January. Water levels have receded and remain clear with a very fishable level of 2190 cfs down from the 5100 cfs.  Steelhead fishing is much more consistent after that major… Continue Reading

Bev’s 2nd Beauty!

Day two with Beverly and her husband Steve and she does it again, another massive steelhead!   This 30″…er was 14lbs of Twisted Chrome Steel!!  Check out the girth on this outstanding steelhead. From day one seeing Beverly battling steelhead gave me a sense of relief to just shut up and let her do her thing to land… Continue Reading

Satisfying That Steelhead “Fix”!!

Father Joe Fix from Sacred Heart Church in Everett, MI and Bert from Rodney Michigan enjoying some epic battles fighting steelhead on the fly rods all day today.  Nothing better than chasing steelhead during ideal spring run weather conditions. Despite the rain, water levels dropped from 3200 to 2700 cfs today.  Regardless, the steelhead fishing… Continue Reading