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!

Good winter days

Mid-December, still no real winter.  Sure, there are shanties on the lakes, but the lack of snow and yet another warm week make access easy.  The rivers are low and

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All this river

It’s laughable to think that in six months the best place to fish will be the one with the fewest number of cars.  No one is fishing, the rivers are

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The brown bug

In the middle of May, a cornucopia of trout bugs create splendid dry-fly fishing.  It is my favorite time of year to fish the Au Sable.  Two caddis, the last

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Winter routine

Yesterday is today: it has been a monotonous week of winter on the Au Sable.  Snowstorms are exciting, but the winter default is 20 degrees, gray, with a few snowflakes

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