Au Sable River, Michigan Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Au Sable River, Michigan Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Au Sable River is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Gates Ausable Lodge

Water flow: medium high for this time of year

Visibility: 36 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 65 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: evening

Best stretch: Entire Au Sable and Manistee Rivers

Best access point:

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

BWOs Isos Yellow Stones Tricos Deerflies

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: All year

Nearest airport: Traverse City

Au Sable River Description

The Au Sable is one of the stablest flowing rivers in the country. Largely fed by springs, it boasts consistent hatches and wild trout. It is a renowned dry-fly river, but is also known as the birthplace of many modern streamer techniques.

Techniques & Tips

Dry and dropper, evening spinners, nymph the mornings, mouse the midnights

7-Day Forecast


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