The Boardman is fishing well. Hoppers, beetles, and ants are dominating the afternoons. Mousing is the tactic of choice nighttime from midnight to dawn. Some chinook salmon are now entering Grand Traverse Bay. Attractor fishing is very good middays. Attractor fishing on PMX, Purple Haze Parachutes, Ron's Yellow Skunks and Chernobyl Ants are fooling some good fish afternoons.
The Upper Manistee is fishing well right now and water is low, clear and cold. Brook trout are already gathering by the creeks and are taking attractor patterns. Hoppers, beetles, and ants are dominating the afternoons. Mousing is th