Previous Fishing Reports

This page contains all Gates Au Sable Lodge fishing reports going back to 2015. Just keep scrolling and more reports will load!

When to Sleep?

07/29/15  There’s a snippet of a Nick Lyons essay that sticks with me.   With work overwhelming and angling pressure centered around the later hours, he begins to fish the very

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07/23/15  At some unpredictable point of the season, the drive for one kind of fishing for one kind of fish diminishes, and is replaced for a more wholesome outlook toward

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07/15/15  I meant to write this fishing report after a long day on the Pere Marquette with my dad and my friend Jeff Hubbard.  Instead, the PM dirtied with rain

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The Second Season

07/08/15  It was in the thirties this morning!  Not quite enough to frost the plants but enough to delay the early hatches.  By the afternoon, trout were feeding off the

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Still going…

07/01/15  Usually around this time of summer I take a few days to let the waders air out.  This is an important step, a symbolic component of the fishing season. 

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