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Author:Steve Kuieck

Fall Steelhead Fly Fishing

Well rewarded

Bright sunny skies and ultra clear water make for a pretty day on the river, but tough swinging for fall steelhead. Every fish that have graced our nets recently have been well earned and truly a reward. Pictured is Dave with a truly awesome fall steelhead...

Well earned

Bright skies and clear water make for challenging conditions for steelhead fishing. As was the case today, opportunities were tough to come by. Right place, right time, and a little bit of luck goes a long ways. Pictured is Marty with a fantastic fall steelhead taken...

Win’s & Losses—Fall Steelhead

Fall steelhead fly fishing continues to impress with some tremendous successes and some memorable losses. As the salmon eggs begin to wane looking for swung fly presentations to come on in earnest. The water temperature continues to fall and now sits in the lower 50’s—fall...

First’s

Great group from Sun Med today. A few familiar faces and a couple new. Introducing new people to the world of fly fishing is a great privilege that we hope will lead to a new passion in the outdoors. High skies and lots of fall...

Working through the wind

Wind and fly fishing are never things that typically go well together. The past two days have been exceptionally windy and it sounds like we can expect a third tomorrow—certainly not a weather pattern that we typically see here in Michigan. Nonetheless, it is what...

No Monday Blues Here

Sure, the weather started off pretty rough, but the dropping water had the steelhead in full-send mode today. I honestly can’t think of a better way to start the week. Pictured above is Jamie with a fantastic steelhead this morning and Rob with a nice...

Earned it

Opportunities the last two days have been numerous, but landing early fall steelhead lately has been tough. This time of year, they simply are a handleful and they have been anything but foregiving. Water flows are up from the rains this week, be patient with the...

Early Chrome

Early fall steelhead opportunities continue to be available. Patience and “right-place and right-time” remains key. Pictured is Dave with a beautiful early fall steelhead from today on the Muskegon River. Capt. Steven Kuieck...

Very Fall

Dark and dreary today on the river—definitely feeling like fall. Wayne and his son Jeff joined me today for an intro to salmon. Thankfully after numerous fights and lost fish a few nice salmon made it to the net. Jeff thought I was kidding when...