Fishing Report

Deer season

Deer season

Well it's deer season in Michigan....  If you're an obsessive deer hunter, you're already in the woods.  If you don't deer hunt, or like to also fish, then now is a great time to be on the water.  Lance and I made it out for a nymph session yesterday afternoon.  There...

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Dropbacks

Dropbacks

We will be closed at the Fly Shop on 11/13, 11/14, and 11/15.  Deer rifle season begins on 11/15...best to wear orange! It's been a pretty cool two weeks.  A lot of our trout have spawned, hopefully successfully, and many have dropped off the gravel.  There'll be more...

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The fourth season

The fourth season

It feels pretty November-y right now.  Gray and clammy.  I think November is the coldest month as measured by the number of spine chills I get during the course of my day.  It also offers some fine, quiet trout fishing for post-spawn trout.  Right now IS the spawn. ...

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Example

Example

Optimistically, I think every fall day is going to be exemplary enough to serve as as an example for what every fall day should be.  Today was such a day.  After a pleasant morning shift at the lodge on a perfectly rainy October day, I got an idea to fish streamers...

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