Michigan Streamside Custom Rod and Guide Service

Its been a different kind of Spring here in Northern Michigan! When I came back from Arkansas in late March all snow/ice was gone along with all the run off. Most of April was warm and dry – sure not the best conditions for steelhead fishing. Numbers of steelhead coming in Au Sable were low […]

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Extreme heat so far this July in Northern Michigan and pretty much the whole country!  For the Au Sable trout this means time to give them a break.  Hopefully weather patterns will change by mid August in time for our White Fly hatch.  Currently for me its Smallmouth Bass time in the lower water.  So […]

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June was a good month for us here in Northern Michigan and I spend it chasing Big Browns in the dark on the Brown Drake, Iso and Hex hatches. All was pretty much right on schedule with pretty much ideal weather until late June. Then came the heat and that has pretty much shut down […]

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