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Fantastic Fishing!

The Grand River continues to be in great shape and is fishing well. It’s low and water clarity ...

The Grand’s In Great Shape

We’ve hit the summer fishing patterns. After a wet spring that postponed some of our fishing trips, as ...

Grand River Fishing Report

This has been a crazy winter with the mild temps. Ice has been non-existent to mostly unsafe and ...

Grand River Fishing Report

Grand River Update: Here’s the latest from the frontlines as of November 11, 2019 for steelhead on the ...

Grand River Fishing Report

Condition Of The Grand River The Grand River, in downtown Grand Rapids, is starting to see the beginning ...

Ode To The Anti-Hero Shot

On a recent guide trip I thought about, “what makes a hero shot”. Which lead me to, “what ...

The Spring Steelhead Run Update

With the recent warm temperatures in West Michigan spring is on everyone’s mind. With that, steelhead fishing is ...

The Best Part of Fishing Isn’t the Pictures But the Stories

For me the best part of fishing is when you hook a fish and lose it. Probably all ...

Ice Fishing Report for Hamlin Lake

The Polar Vortex Well like I’ve been saying and posting for the past month, the Polar Vortex has ...

Yes, It’s an Ice Fishing Report!

In west Michigan it sure looks like you shouldn’t have put your boat away in winter storage. The ...