Saginaw Bay Area Fishing Report 1/31/2013

Saginaw Bay: Was wet, slippery, sloppy and miserable. Conditions should improve by the weekend as much colder temperatures return. Before the drastic change in weather, perch fishing at Palmer Road was slow. Before the warm up, walleye anglers heading out a couple miles were getting fish. There was a lot of walleye activity about three […]

Capt. Dan’s Fishing Report 1/25/2013

Hey everybody. Seems old man winter might actually stick around this time around and give the Saginaw Bay hard water fishermen a chance to harvest a mixed bounty. As of this report, there is a qualified 4 to 6 inches of solid ice (with very little snow) on the Saginaw River and the Bay will […]

Saginaw Bay Area Fishing Report 1/24/2013

Saginaw Bay: Mother Nature is making ice! With the cold weather, the prospects for ice fishing should improve this week. Ice is forming off White’s Beach, Pinconning and Newman Road. The only spot on the west side producing fish the last few days was inside the Linwood Marina where they caught a few perch. Action […]

No Fishing License Required in Michigan on Feb. 16-17, 2013

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds everyone the annual Winter Free Fishing Weekend is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 16-17. That weekend, everyone – residents and non-residents alike – can fish without a license, though all other fishing regulations still apply. Michigan has celebrated the Winter Free Fishing Weekend every year since 1994 […]