Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report  07/07/2016

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 07/07/2016

Saginaw Bay walleye anglers are catching a lot of freshwater drum, some catfish and a few really nice yellow perch. Those trolling crawler harnesses are catching the most while those using crank baits and spoons have caught the least. The most productive area was near Buoys 1 & 2 (green spark plug) in 28 to 30 […]

DNR launches bait shop locator application to assist public

DNR launches bait shop locator application to assist public

DNR launches bait shop locator application to assist public The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently launched a new tool on its website that assists individuals with locating retail bait shops across Michigan. The Retail Bait Shop Locator is a comprehensive map featuring licensed bait retailers that sell minnows, wigglers and crayfish to the general public. […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report  06/16/2016

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 06/16/2016

Saginaw Bay had good walleye fishing on the right day. Fish were caught in 20 feet off Linwood, 22 feet east of the Spark Plug, and in 26 feet out near Buoy #1. From the Saginaw River mouth, some boats were fishing out on the Bar. Harnesses were best but some were also trolling spoons […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report  06/10/2016

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 06/10/2016

Saginaw Bay walleye were coming from 20 feet off Linwood and Buoys G, A, and B and the pencil buoys. Walleye were caught around Spoils Island in the early morning before sunrise and off the Callahan Reef when heading out from the river mouth, Finn Road or Quanicassee. The hot spinners were purple, pink, chartreuse, anti-freeze, […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report  06/03/2016

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 06/03/2016

Saginaw Bay walleye were caught off the Rifle, Saganing and Pinconning Bars in 15 to 30 feet, off the Bay City State Park in 8 to 10, near the Dumping Grounds, along the Callahan Reef, near Buoys 1 & 2 and near the Spark Plug when trolling or drifting crawler harnesses. Those trolling around Spoils Island […]