West Michigan Fishing Report for January 25th, 2010
For a more detailed report on the Pere Marquette River visit the Pere Marquette River Fishing Report site.
Pere Marquette River
Temps – low 30’s Water Conditions – average
>>>The lower PM River has had a good bite going, though the upper and middle sections have been more hit or miss. Possibly with this rain some of those lower river fish will head upstream a few miles. Kevin Morlock
USGS Real-Time Data for the Pere Marquette River at Scottville, Michigan
Big Manistee River
Temps – 35 Water Conditions – high average
>>>Solid steelhead fishing on the Manistee River. Anglers are boating fish consistently on a variety of methods and enjoying the nice weather.
USGS Real-Time Data for the Manistee River near Wellston, Michigan
Temps – 34 Water Conditions – average
>>>Look for the steelie bite to be at it’s best during the afternoon when the water warms a degree or two. Fish on the bottom with stones, wiggle hexs and black leaches. The boat launches are slick. Phil Cusey
USGS Real-Time Data for the Muskegon River near Croton, Michigan