Stream Report Upper Manistee, Boardman Rivers – 6/9/16

June 9, 2016 • Stream Reports

Boardman River

Fishing is excellent and both invaria and dorothea sulfur mayflies are dominant every evening. Attractors are working well afternoons from the Forks down to Garfield. Streamer fishing is fair below Garfield mornings. Isonychia and gray drakes in the Shumsky Landing section. Yellow stoneflies in the evenings from 7-9pm and sulfur duns and spinners from 8-10pm. Isonychia bicolor in the air from 9pm to dark. Hex will start soon in the lower river.

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Upper Manistee River

Fishing is excellent from Yellowtrees to 3 Mile Landing. Streamer fishing mornings from 7 -8am. Tan caddis all afternoon with egg-layers coming to the water 6:30pm. Mahogonies (paraleptophebia #16) are moving lots of fish from 7-9pm and sulfurs (both ephemerealla invaria #16 and e. dorothea #18) are everywhere evenings from 7-9pm. Sulfur spinners around 8-9:30pm. Isonychia bicolor are on the water from 9pm to dark and brown drakes are starting from 10pm to dark. Streamer fishing mornings from 7-8am.

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