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!


Every morning I do a “trico report” – which basically involves taking a break from the shop with a cup of coffee and walking down the bank checking on the

Read More »

The Twelve-Foot Deep Hole

My journey into night fishing began at a chain of pools on the lower Holy Waters.  They are three of the most different pools you can imagine.  The shallow fast

Read More »

Explore Detour

Every year I forget about the pleasant hell of choosing what to do on a day off in the summer. Here there are limitless choices.  Wakeley Lake at dawn with

Read More »

First days of summer

  After dunking myself for the second straight night of fishing – this time in pursuit of a very large hex-feeding trout in the middle of a log jam –

Read More »