Manistee River Fishing Reports

Manistee River Fishing Report for Oct. 6, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on October 6th, 2011
Is still producing very good salmon action below Tippy Dam. The last rain did push some fresh steelhead up into the river.

Manistee River Fishing Report for Sept. 29, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on September 29th, 2011
Anglers are reporting a good run of salmon. Those fishing below Tippy Dam are catching salmon and steelhead or brown trout above the dam.

Manistee River Fishing Report for Sept. 22, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on September 22nd, 2011
Has a good number of salmon in the river with lots of angler activity up near Tippy Dam.

Manistee River Fishing Report for Sept. 9, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on September 8th, 2011
Is producing some large chinook salmon. Overall; the fish caught are much bigger than the past couple years. Anglers are reminded that the Little Manistee River is closed to fishing from the weir downstream to Manistee Lake.

Manistee River Fishing Report for Sept. 1, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on September 1st, 2011
Brook trout and brown trout were hitting on flies in the upper river. Salmon are in the river but no big numbers yet.

Manistee River Fishing Report for August 2, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on August 2nd, 2011
Look for brown trout and smallmouth bass below Tippy Dam.

Manistee River Fishing Report for July 21, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on July 21st, 2011
Is producing some brown trout below Tippy Dam. The warm water fishery such as pike and bass is starting to improve below the dam.

Manistee River Fishing Report for July 14, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on July 14th, 2011
Is producing some brown trout below Tippy Dam.

Manistee River Fishing Report for May 12, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on May 12th, 2011
Those fishing near Tippy Dam are still taking some steelhead.

Manistee River Fishing Report for May 5, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on May 5th, 2011
Steelhead fishing will most likely be done by the time water levels come back down.

Manistee River Fishing Report for April 28, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 28th, 2011
Steelhead fishing is still going strong, but should start winding down soon. Some nice chrome fish have been caught up at Tippy Dam. There should still be some fish for the trout opener this weekend though high water levels will certainly cause muddy water for the opener. Bait anglers will score best when using crawlers.

Manistee River Fishing Report for April 22, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 22nd, 2011
Is still good for steelhead.

Manistee River Fishing Report for April 15, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 15th, 2011
Is producing steelhead between the mouth and Tippy Dam.

Manistee River Fishing Report for April 7, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 7th, 2011
The recent rain and snow melt should help push more fish into the river. This could be the weekend that anglers have been waiting for.

Manistee River Fishing Report for March 31, 2011

Posted for Manistee River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on March 31st, 2011
More anglers are turning to steelhead fishing. Boat and shore anglers are casting flies or jigs with wax worms and wigglers.

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