Monthly Archives: June 2016

  1. Stream Report Upper Manistee, Boardman Rivers - 6/14/16

    Boardman River and Upper Manistee River

    Fishing is excellent. Streamer fishing is good early from 7-8am. Tan caddis #14 are moving fish all afternoon from 4-6pm. Yellow stoneflies from 7-8:30p. Sulfurs (ephemerella invaria #16) are also emerging from 7-9pm. Some spinners now around 8-9pm. Smaller sulfur (e. dorothea #18) is also emerging from 8-9:30pm. Isonychia bicolor #12 from 8-10:30pm. Brown drake spinners #10 are from 10pm to dark.

    Robert’s Yellow Drake #10-16
    Sulfur thorax #16
    Cut-wing sulfur #16
    Dave’s Oh-So-Iso #12
    Crystal Wing Rusty Spinner #16
    Zugglers White, Yellow, Black, Olive #4
    Beadhead Olive and Black Wooly Bugger #8
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  2. Stream Report Upper Manistee, Boardman Rivers - 6/9/16

    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 t

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