Bad To The 24″ Brown!

Bad To The 24″ Brown!

Here’s Bob from Madison, WI with an absolute gem; an incredible 24″ Muskegon river brown trout.   Great job Bob!  Incredible river brown!  Congratulations!! The trout fishing in and around the steelhead reds has been on fire lately!  We’ve brought several 20+ inch rainbows and browns to the boat past few weeks. post by: jon fortuna Continue Reading

Big Daddy!

Big Daddy!

Here’s Bert from Rodney, MI with this absolute beast of a female steelhead that Bert was lucky enough to bring to the boat despite the barbless hooks!  Great job Bert!  Well done. Steelhead continue to enter the river system and are staging in pockets throughout the river system despite the low clear water. post by:… Continue Reading

Time To Shine!

Time To Shine!

Meet the new young fly fishing prodigy from Chicago.  Here’s Kyra holding her first ever steelhead hooked, fought, and landed all by herself with a fly rod.  Kyra’s first ever big Buck just happened to tip the scale at 30-inches and 16lbs.  Great job Kyra!!  Welcome to the steelhead club! Not to be outdone here’s… Continue Reading

Double Red Stripe Brute!

Double Red Stripe Brute!

Here’s Greg with what can only be described as “threading the needle” with a one in a million cast into a log jam only to have the water erupt with this 32″ Twisted Crimson Red Ball of Steel rocketing out of the water!  Incredible fight, incredible story!  Incredible double stripe steelhead!  Congrats Greg!  Not to… Continue Reading

Beautiful Brown Day!

Beautiful Brown Day!

Here’s Casey from Wisconsin with an absolute gorgeous Muskegon River Brown Trout!  Not to mention Casey’s first ever steelhead that just happened to tip the scale over 30″ and 15lbs.  Great job Casey! More steelhead continue to enter the river system despite the low clear water.   post by: jon fortuna Continue Reading

March Madness!

March Madness!

Here’s my long time friend Bob from Madison, WI with some great steelhead brought to the boat.  So much fun to watch you in action fighting these magnificent steelhead.  Thanks so much for the trip Bob! Steelhead continue to enter the river system as the water temps start to climb to that optimal 42 degree… Continue Reading

Lightning Strikes Twice!

Lightning Strikes Twice!

For those of you who’ve steelhead fished before you know how difficult it can be to catch a massive steelhead in weeks of fishing let alone a couple days.  Well, here’s Jim from Fort Wayne, Indiana with his 2nd massive steelhead in excess of 30 inches and well over 17 pounds. Jim was out with… Continue Reading

February Steelheading!

February Steelheading!

Here’s Clay and Britney from the East Side of Michigan.  Clay holding his first ever steelhead.  31 inches, 14 pounds of twisted chrome steel!  Great job Clay! Not to be out done, here’s Britney posing with her first ever steelhead landed just a few casts after Clays.  Nice job Britney! Water conditions remain excellent for… Continue Reading