Previous Fishing Reports

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Late hex

Many a vacation has come and gone without a hex fly being cast.  It’s June 26, and all I can report is the hex are trickling in and around the

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Tonight was exactly what an Au Sable night should be, and not even hex would have made it better.  The higher water levels have made solitude easier to come by

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It’s Drakes

Of the last three nights, it was clear that Tuesday would be special…and it was.  A gentle 70-degree day turned windless evening with a good temperature drop and two hours

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Chasing Drakes?

June 5, and no credible sign of brown drakes…but that hasn’t stopped the chase.  Midnight patrols are now common.  Early morning shuck checks.  Conjecture.  More conjecture.  If you care enough

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