Au Sable River Michigan flyfishing report



AuSable River, Betsie River, Rifle River, Manistee River and Lake Huron Shoreline fishing report



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Au Sable River & Manistee Trout Waters

Updated July 30th

(Big Waters of the Au Sable River below Mio & Alcona Dam, South Branch of the Au Sable River, Holy Waters of the Au Sable, McMaster Bridge to Mio Pond, Flies only of the Manistee River and the upper Manistee River)




Northeast Michigan - Steelhead & Atlantic Salmon

Updated Nov 11th

(Au Sable River below Foote Dam, Rifle River, Ocqueoc River, East Branch of AuGres)




We offer White River guided float trips in Northern Arkansas every winter in Jan-March 

Arkansas's White & Norfork Rivers

Updated March 13th

(Guided Float Trips on the White and Norfork River)




Great Lakes Shoreline and River Mouths

Updated December 13th

(Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, St. Mary's River)




Northwest Michigan - Salmon, Steelhead, Lake Run Browns

Updated  September 2nd

(Betsie River, Platte River, Manistee River)





Au Sable River - Smallmouth Bass Waters

Updated Aug 7th

(Below Alcona Dam to Loud Pond, Below Loud Dam to Five Channels Dam,  Below Cooke Dam, Below Foote Dam, Mouth of river at Lake Huron)




Michigan fly fishing opportunities this season include:

  • Streamer fishing - always good, especially Spring and Fall
  • Hendrickson (late-April/early-May)
  • Brown Drake (late-May/mid-June)
  • Isonychia (mid-June)
  • Hexagenia Limbata (mid-June/early-July)
  • White Fly/Ephron (late-August)
  • Terrestrials - hoppers and ants (mid-July thru mid-September)
  • Salmon (late-August thru mid-Oct)
  • Steelhead (Oct thru mid-May)
  • Lake Huron brown trout (Oct thru Dec)

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Au Sable River at Mio / Au Sable River at Alcona / AuSable River at Oscoda
Betsie River / Rifle River
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