Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 07/20/2017

Saginaw Bay continues to have very good to excellent walleye fishing over most of the bay but the best fishing continues to be in the southern end and up the east side and around the tip of the Thumb. Good areas were 16 to 20 feet off Linwood, the Spark Plug (Buoys 11 & 12), […]

SAGINAW BAY Fishing Report—July 19, 2017

The Saginaw Bay walleye bite right now is as good as it gets! Today we fished the 8-11 foot depths off the islands on the eastern side of the bay. Pulling crawler harnesses behind one-ounce weights 23-27 feet back at 1.5-1.6 mph, we averaged an easy 10 fish and hour on fish that averaged 16-22 […]

Fishing Report – Saginaw Bay July 13, 2017

Saginaw Bay: Good walleye fishing was reported in 16 feet off Linwood, 12 to 15 feet off the Bay City State Park, the Old Dumping Grounds, three miles northeast of the Red Spark Plug (Buoys 11 & 12), seven to 12 feet on the Callahan Reef and just about anywhere in the Slot and up […]

Fishing Report – Saginaw Bay July 07, 2017

SAGINAW BAY WALLEYE fishing remains exceptional. The reason? All the west and west-southwest winds have concentrated the fish all along the eastern side of the bay. The water out of Augres all last week was 51 degrees all the way across the bay to 13-14 feet of water near the islands on the eastern side […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 06/29/2017

Saginaw Bay had excellent walleye fishing last week with limit catches reported from Au Gres through the entire inner bay, out the tip of the Thumb and all the way around to Port Hope and then the rain came. The rivers were flooded, unfishable and are not safe for navigation and will likely remain that […]

Saginaw Bay Walleye Fishing Report June 26, 2017

The wind blows relentlessly. The thunder rolls. It rains almost daily. Some of the worst flooding since 1986 took place last week. Incredibly, it has had little effect on the Saginaw Bay walleye bite. Fishing continues to be excellent from south of Pt. Augres all the way around the bay to the “Slot” south of […]