Fishing Report

Little Bay De Noc: Had fair walleye fishing with the best action in the evening when trolling a crawler harness or jigging crawlers along the weeds on the First and Second Reefs. During the day, anglers were jigging crawlers in 10 feet along the east bank off Kipling. Good to excellent smallmouth catches reported near Garth Point, Hunters Point and straight out from the Day’s River in 6 to 10 feet with tube baits and other plastics. Fair perch catches off Saunders Point in 10 feet and south of the Day’s River with crawlers in 6 to 10 feet. Pike were active between Butler Island and the coal piles near Kipling in 10 to 16 feet with spinners or crank baits.

Big Bay De Noc: Had good bass fishing including some limit catches.

Manistique: Boat anglers were looking for staging salmon however few were caught.

Manistique River: A few boats trolled for salmon, but no catches were reported.