Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report  02/09/2017

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 02/09/2017

Saginaw Bay: Ice conditions were not good to start with and after the rain, they are even worse. So much water on the ice will make it very slippery and will make it much harder to tell where the thin ice is. Anglers will need to use extreme caution. A handful of seven to nine-inch […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 01/26/2017

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 01/26/2017

Saginaw Bay January thaw has ruined the ice in many places. Ice conditions off the end of Linwood Road were “iffy” at best. A couple anglers tried open-water fishing in the Hot Pond but had no success. The perch action at Vanderbilt Park near Quanicassee was slow and many were leery of getting stuck near […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report  12/01/2016

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 12/01/2016

Saginaw Bay perch fishing was productive weather permitting. Fish were caught in various cuts, canals, marinas and the bay itself when using perch rigs with minnows. The occasional crappie, rock bass, large mouth bass and even a couple pike were also caught. Crappie were caught when floating small jigs tipped with a minnow. Those trolling for […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report  11/17/2016

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 11/17/2016

Saginaw Bay Boat anglers were still taking a good number of yellow perch throughout the bay. Most were targeting six to 12 feet. Walleye anglers reported slow fishing. Saginaw River Walleye anglers found some fish in the lower river. Oscoda: Au Sable River Steelhead have been caught from the mouth up to Foote Dam. Tawas […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 10/14/2016

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 10/14/2016

Saginaw Bay: Wind has been a factor however when they can get out, perch anglers along the west side did well. Boat anglers caught perch at several different locations including the area between the Saganing and Pinconning Bars in 12 to 13 feet, at the sailboat Buoy E east of Linwood, in the shipping channel […]