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Author:Steve Kuieck

200% better

The John Sommerdyke crew joined Capt. Don Graham and I on the Manistee today. Seasonable conditions were in store today with starting temps in the mid 30's and afternoon highs in the upper 60's. Don and Mike were in my boat and were treated to...

AKA “The Gordon Fisherman”

Fished the upper stretches today with Brian and Tom Smiggen of Naples Florida. Tom now dubbed the "Gordon Fisherman" with his yellow boat gear stole the show today to the delight of his son Brian who usually takes home the honors when fishing together. The...

midday mirror

Harry Boesch and his good friend and fellow "Big Band" musician Rick Reid joined me today on the Manistee. Summer like fishing conditions were with us again today as were the fisherman. Lots of boats were on the water today looking for salmon in the...

09/11/09

Salmon fishing on the Manistee is improving daily as the fish either are getting used to the sunshine or are just in a better mood. Sticks and streamers are the name of the game now but day-to-day differences in how the fish will react to...

09/06/09

Sorry for the long delay between posts! It would seem that with my daily duties on the river and evening 'finish up" work at the lodge it has left me little time to updater the blog. Salmon season is gaining momentum on the Manistee with cooler...

8/21/09

Ron Wassom and his buddy Matt from New Orleans, LA joined me this week for a tour of the West side of Michigan. Fishing Tuesday we spent the day top-water smallie fishing on the middle branch of the Muskegon River. Bass fishing was very good...

07/24/09

With a wrap on my Atlantic salmon season we ended it on a very good note. As you have read on our blogs from the last couple days-conditions had gotten tough from the mega hex hatches stuffing the fish. Last night as dusk was falling...

7/23/09

Fishing has gone from incredible to tough as I blogged yesterday. Huge hex hatches are happening nightly now as the hex are way behind schedule and playing catch up. This has placed the Atlantic's and whitefish on the extremely thin feed since they are now...

07/22/09

It has been my concern over the past two days with the Hex hatch finally coming into play here in the "Soo" that the fish would finally start to get full tummies. While I can't prove it without killing a fish I can only speculate....

07/21/09

Bill Sidor again joined me today on the St. Mary's. We had a truly large hex hatch last night and the fish acted today as though they were quite full. While this was the case we were able to get into quite a few very...