October 2019

October 2019

Streamer fishing has been very good lately as the fish have continued to feed before the spawn. Some sections of river are seeing heavy spawning activity but many area’s are still a few weeks out. I typically chase the prespawn bite as late as possible and try...
September 2019

September 2019

The streamer fishing has continued to be productive on most days. Cloudy days have been the best for bigger fish per usual but plenty of nice fish are available in the sun. Recent rains have bumped the water levels and fish have slide to typical high water spots on...
August  2019

August 2019

Late summer is upon us at last. The next 2 months of the year is some of the best fishing of the season. Water temperatures are falling on the rivers and lakes in Northern Michigan and fishing is picking up. Over the next two months every non-migratory fish is making...
Summer 2019

Summer 2019

Spring has come and gone and with it the major hatches and shallow water bass. We are now shifting into the summer weather patterns and the fishing that comes with it. The best fishing tends to occur during low water periods and rainy days. The days following major...
Arkansas 2019

Arkansas 2019

It’s been another fun run in Arkansas this winter but it is finally wrapping up. This year saw plenty of high water but it held cold most of the year which made fishing tougher than usual. It’s always a gamble on a tail water this size, it can be cold...
Low Water Streamer Techniques

Low Water Streamer Techniques

We’ve all been there, the sun is high, the dry fly bite is tapering and you start thinking about what to try next. Many people go to the nymph rig, but I jump right to streamers. Usually I keep two 6 weights rigged in the boat: one with a Rio Grand floating line and...