small words certain to catch the attention of a steelhead and salmon fisherman.
Now that I've got your attention I would like to tell you about
the salmon and steelhead fishing in Manistique , Lake Michigan. To fish and
catch a salmon or steelhead is truly a memorable experience while fishing
in Manistique and Lake Michigan.. These fish exude a grace and beauty, yet
require your knowledge, stamina , and determination to actually land them.
Once you experience the excitement and thrill of the catch of a steelhead
or salmon you'll be forever "hooked."
Port of Manistique offers a mixed "bag" of fish. A
bonus to fishing the Port of Manistique is that you
can catch a total of 5 fish, but not more than 3 of one species (salmon or
trout). It is not uncommom to catch both trout and salmon in one fishing trip.
I start fishing steelhead in mid June. The " King salmon" move in
shortly thereafter and are fished until mid September. I also fish out of
the port of Escanaba, fishing the Ford River Can Area in
the Bay of Green
Bay for salmon. . And if you don't mind a "little" boat ride to
get to the salmon, we can go to St. Martins, Gull, Poverty, or Summer Island
which is located in Lake Michigan near the city of Fairport, Michigan. . The
"catch" is worth the "ride". Last but not least , the
Cedar River also offers excellent fishing for salmon and trout in the Bay
of Green Bay.. Fishing site (Manistique, Lake Michigan, Bay of Green Bay)
will be determined by the captain, according to time, weather, and fishing
report while taking into consideration what you desire. We go where the fish