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  1. Icefishing LP inland lakes and rivers
    Hi All, Im new to the Holly/Fenton area and I've noticed some of the lakes have ice stable enough to fish on. My question is: Where's the dam bait (vegas vacation)? Where can I find perch minnows and such? Whats the best bait shop in the area? Sorry I guess thats 3 questions. Anyways, I...
  2. Icefishing Saginaw Bay and its Tributaries
    What fishing season do you prefer? In the boat or on the ice?
  3. Icefishing LP inland lakes and rivers
    What’s your favorite fishing season? In the boat or on the ice?
  4. Warm Water Fishing Inland LP Lakes
    So now that everything is starting to thaw out (and i got some new rods and reels im dying to use haha), i am wondering if there are some decent places for bass/pike shore fishing right after ice out within like an hour of the downriver area? any info would be much appreciated!!
  5. Detroit River and Lake Erie
    So now that everything is starting to thaw out (and i got some new rods and reels im dying to use haha), i am wondering if there are some decent places for bass/pike shore fishing right after ice out within like an hour of the downriver area? any info would be much appreciated!!
  6. Icefishing LP inland lakes and rivers
    if anyone is wondering about a last weekend trip somewhere Houghton still has 8-10” of good and 2-3” of soft ice. I would steer clear of channels, creeks, river and really shallow weedy spots. I would not take a truck either. The east access had no snow in parking lot but had 4” in the grass.
  7. Icefishing LP inland lakes and rivers
    went on a scouting mission to find some gills for this weekend. Will have dad and nephew but this is what I found on a small lake in 3hrs. Will only get better the later we get.
  8. Icefishing Saginaw Bay and its Tributaries
    anybody else thinks this was kind of a weird year. I found most inland lakes fish were in odd places. Not where they were suppose to be for that time of year. Bay seemed like the fish were not as grouped up. Had to go farther south and north to try this year than ever before. Talked to guys up...
  9. Icefishing LP inland lakes and rivers
    start out by saying we got freezing rain in afternoon and rain later in the day till dark. Bite was slower than normal. Got a limit but definitely had to work for it. Largest was 13.75 and went back in the lake. Caught prolly 40-50fish in 8hrs. Only 10 or so small ones. Most were in that eater...
  10. Icefishing LP inland lakes and rivers
    Hello everyone, i hope the cold weather is treating you all better than it has the fish... I am wondering if anyone has any good recommendations for inland lakes for some good Largemouth and Smallmouth bass through the ice, as well as some decent pike. I grow bored of catching jumbo perch and...
  11. IceFishingMichigan.com
    Just moved to the Kalamazoo/Portage area anyone have and tips on where to fish or ice thickness?
  12. Icefishing UP inland lakes and big lake bays
    heard from my dad in years past brevort lake use to be a good walleye lake. Is it still pretty good? And does it usually freeze pretty good for a SxS?
  13. Icefishing Saginaw Bay and its Tributaries
    Been thinking about getting insurance on the Polaris ranger for this ice season! Does progressive atv/utv cover your machine on the lake? Will it cover it if it goes through? Anybody got any insight!
  14. Icefishing LP inland lakes and rivers
    Just getting back into ice fishing after many years. Want to take my nephews and get them outdoors more. Wondering if anyone could help with ideas of a good inland lake in LP to try for Bluegills or perch. Also, ideas on bait etc.. Like I mentioned its been a while. Thanks in advance.
  15. Cold Water Species Fishing
    I am going fishing on a small inland lake in the UP called Beatons lake this weekend. The lake is said to be filled with Rainbow Trouts. I have yet to catch one from that lake. What would you recommend for lures and/or methods? Would it be better to troll or jig for them this time of year? How...
  16. Warm Water Fishing Inland LP Lakes
    Trying to get a group of kayak fishermen around the Detroit area together. It'd be fun to head out as a group or give some tips to kayak fishermen.
  17. Warm Water Fishing Inland LP Lakes
    Looking for the best no wake lakes with public access in east Kent County (Lowell, Ada, Alto, Rockord, Belding, Cannonsburg, etc.) I've fished Morrison lake and Murray lake which are the 2 larger lakes near my house, Morrison is weak even before the folks start churning up the water after 10am...
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