2020 fall salmon

Discussion in 'North West Michigan Streams and Rivers' started by longline69, Jul 22, 2020.

  1. salmon_slayer06

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    Maybe next weeks north winds will send up a few past the dam. Especially after this rain on Sunday should be interesting mid week.if anything should be fish up close to pier heads.
     
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  2. Mr Burgundy

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    It's about time for a flip and pier salmon
     

  3. michcats

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    Im going to hold off till september usually thats a good bet for all my spots
     
  4. Mr Burgundy

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    Late aug/ early Sept I'm betting is gonna be fire this year.
     
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  5. MoJoRisin'

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    I'm in Oklahoma city...nw winds and 80s with lots of rain around....they are saying its September here....get a jacket. Should be 95+
     
  6. MT2MI

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    Warm & dry summer. High lake temperatures. Charter boats reporting catches of mostly lake trout. No signs of an early year, I'm thinking September for sure.
     
  7. Mr Burgundy

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    Fish always come late August... dont perc my trip bro!
     
  8. Ojh

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    I've been thinking the early runs were stocked salmon, later runs are the natural salmon. Since they quit stocking the early runs are weaker. I used to fish early September for a couple weeks, now I start late Sept and roll over into October. Early Sept is damn hot anyway, don't feel right salmon fishing in a tee shirt.
    I fish the Manistee, been fishing it since mid-80's and come up from Virginia.
     
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  9. ausable_steelhead

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    Best skein bite is after Labor Day. Fish can be had in August, but nothing like September. That’s been my experience with salmon. Early is better fished with cranks or hardware.
     
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  10. Mr Burgundy

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    Bob's and guts baby!! Cant wait
     
  11. MPOW

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    buddy out of Frankfort.....July 24....they are coming....this one 31+
     

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  12. michcats

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    Those are the ones i like to see keep tgem coming
     
  13. riverbob

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    according to bill the weatherman ch.8 wood tv, he said the flip is taking place in south haven he even had his fishing poles showing in his weather report,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, n bill wouldn't lie
     
  14. jmaddog8807

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    Some cooler nights and some cooler rain? I'll be out checking a few places this week :)
     
  15. Mr Burgundy

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    Let us know how ya do. I luv early kang pics