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Manistee County in West Michigan has an abundance of places where anglers can catch a variety of fish. Numerous charter captains make Manistee their home port, and will happily take you out on Lake Michigan to fish for salmon and trout.

The Manistee River runs 190 miles through the northern Lower Peninsula, entering Lake Michigan along the city of Manistee in West Michigan. The Manistee River is considered to be one of the best steelhead, salmon, and trout rivers in Michigan and the Great Lakes.

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Hamlin Lake - Pentwater - Manistee - Ludington - Pere Marquette River

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Manistee Fishing Report April 11, 2019

Posted for Manistee County by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 11th, 2019
Surface water temperature was about 38 degrees. There is one dock in however the fish cleaning station is still closed. There is still a lot of ice on the piers but enough has receded to get around. Pier anglers caught steelhead and brown trout with spawn. Those trolling spoons and body baits caught a couple steelhead, brown trout and small coho in six to 12 feet.

Manistee River: The steelhead bite slowed with the colder weather. Try slow drifting over the deeper holes in the lower river.

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Manistee Fishing Report April 4, 2019

Posted for Manistee County by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 4th, 2019
Manistee River: Anglers caught a moderate number of steelhead in the lower river.

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Manistee Fishing Report March 28, 2019

Posted for Manistee County by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on March 28th, 2019
Manistee River - Is producing fresh steelhead in the lower river.

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Manistee Fishing Report February 28, 2019

Posted for Manistee County by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on February 28th, 2019
Manistee River: Some are getting steelhead up near Tippy Dam. With cold water temperatures, they are fishing the deeper holes with spawn and beads.

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Manistee Fishing Report February 21, 2019

Posted for Manistee County by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on February 21st, 2019
Manistee River: Steelhead fishing is still slow, although a few were taken up near Tippy Dam.

Manistee Fishing Report January 17, 2019

Posted for Manistee County by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on January 17th, 2019
Still had a few steelhead reported.

Manistee Fishing Report January 10, 2019

Posted for Manistee County by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on January 10th, 2019
Pier anglers managed to catch a couple steelhead.

Manistee River: Was producing a few more steelhead during the mild weather.



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2019 - 2018 - 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014

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Hamlin Lake - Pentwater - Manistee - Ludington - Pere Marquette River




Last Updated: 01-11-2019 02:25 PM ID: 1678