Meeting location for Spring Steelhead on the Muskegon River: Cronk's Oakridge
Restaurant - Located at:
9103 Mason Drive (M-37) - Newaygo, MI 49337
We provide quality Orvis Fly Fishing equipment, rods, reels, tippet, leaders,
what ever you may need. We also offer light spinning tackle, centerpin, or bait
casting reels for Fall, Winter & Spring Steelhead.
Our boat are top notch, clean, spacious, and above all, comfortable. We guide
year round for Great Lakes Steelhead, Salmon, and Trout in Western Michigan.
Guided Muskegon River Steelhead fishing adventures. Muskegon River Lodging.
All gear, tackle and flies are provided at no extra charge. Grilled, shore
lunch also available apon request.
Area Lodging & Accommodations for the
Inn - Fremont
Quality Lodging and Hotel - Located about 15
minutes from Newaygo - Closer to shopping, ect.
Best available upgrade!! Mention
(231) 924-3083 or (800) 233-5653
Paradise Resort - Croton Pond
4759 S. Croton Hardy Drive
Newaygo, Michigan 49337
- Up-scale resort and rooms located in on Croton Pond. Close to Croton
- Free Wi-fi, Flat screens with very clean, updated rooms with
a view of the upper Muskegon River, just below Hardy Dam.
* Clean, Comfortable Lodging.
* Wi-Fi and full
* Full Service Hotel, Restaurant, and Bar.
* Fish Cleaning
Station & Freezer.
B La Belle de la Revere
(Bed & Breakfast - Newaygo)
- Up-scale Bed & Breakfast located in down town Newaygo
Breakfast and guide pick-up available "The
Shack" - Bed & Breakfast
Quality Lodging loacted
on Robinson Lake, about 20 minutes from Newaygo. A great place for family and
kids. (231) 924- 6683
House Bed & Breakfast
Up-Scale Bed & Breakfast located on the banks of the Muskegon
River near Newaygo. $65 - $150
larger groups of anglers-
also extended stay available.
1516 E. Gardner
Newaygo, MI 49337
River Area Lodging :
Matson's Big Manistee Campground
& Cabins on the Manistee River.
Inn & Suites
Manistee, MI 49660
Tel: (231) 398-0008
Area Lodging for the Pere Marquette River:
Lodge in Walhalla
Contact us via email at email@example.com or use the web form below to send in your inquiry. We look forward to fishing with you!
Pay $100 deposit to secure
on deposit: Please call (231) 519-7348 or email
first to schedule
date. After scheduling date, paying the deposit reserves the date. Please see
below for cancellation details.
- GUIDE RATES:
Peak Full Day Salmon,
and Steelhead Trips
1 or 2 anglers are $350.00 for
an 8 hour trip on the Muskegon River.
*A third angler can be added
(Aug. 20th - Oct.
(March 15th - May 15th)
$250 (2ppl) - 4pm - 8pm (dark)
are 4-5 hours-after my full-day Charter.
on the Manistee & Pere Marquette River.
1 or 2
anglers are $395.00 for an 8 hour trip
*A third angler can
be added for $150.00
and Smallmouth Bass Trips:
Full Day Trips
1 or 2 anglers
are $350.00 for an 8 hour trip on the river.
* A third angler
can be added for $150.00
Day Trout - Smallmouth Hatch Trips:
1 or 2 anglers are $250.00 for a 4-5 hour afternoon
hatch trip on the river. Start times for Trout may vary depending on the hatches
Half Day Winter Trips:
1 or 2 anglers are $250 for a 4-5
hour trip on the river.
We will be on the river during the warmest part of
the day for winter half days.
* Full Day Guided Trips: Grilled
Shore lunch may be added to your day for an additional $50. Coke products, beverages,
and provided at no addional charge.
** Half day trips only include
Coke products - Water / Beverages.
Just a note on guide gratuities:
A gratuity (tip) is tradition in the fly fishing world. "A good ghillie gets
a "tip" at the end of a good day fishing". The guidelines for the
"tip" is between 15 to 25 percent or more per day. Remember a gratuity
is for good service and guiding skill, not piles of fish!
Reschedules and Cancellations:
Date. This deposit will only be refunded if you cancel the trip more than
30 days before your preferred date. Deposits are non-refundable but may be applied
towards a rescheduled trip at your guides discretion on a different date,
On occasion, your guide may determine that changes in river
conditions or weather have made rivers unfishable. If this occurs trips may need
to be rescheduled or cancelled. In such cases, you will be contacted by your guide.
Cancellations will be handled on a per trip basis.
Groups - Corporate Outings
Corporate accounts are welcome!
We are experienced in guiding large groups and have several full-time guides on
staff. We can guide up to 10 anglers with advance notice. We have many options
available for beginner and seasoned anglers alike. We look forward to helping
you plan your next group outing. Give us a call at:
The use of Quality Orvis fly rods, reels and all necessary
terminal tackle is included on all fly fishing trips. You may contact me for the
best fly patterns if you would like to tie your own. You may also purchase flies
from our fly shop. MoJoFlies.com
Half Day Prices are only offered during peak
times during the afternoon, after my morning full day charter (4pm-8pm).
are able to cut full day trips short to accommodate your specific schedule. We
meet for most salmon and steelhead trips during early morning.
are usually from mid-day, well into the evenings. s.
may have open dates available during peak times for either myself or other guides
so don't be afraid to call and ask for open guide dates.
Corporate and Group Trips Welcome
accounts are welcome, we can guide up to 10 anglers per day with advance notice.
Pere Marquette & White River Trips are $395 plus the cost of used flies.
PO Box 608
Baldwin Area Lodging for the Pere Marquette
Whispering Oaks Campground
Kate's Bed & Breakfast
Barothy Lodge in Walhalla
Red Moose Lodge
Cloud 9 Motel
Wellston Medical Center
14477 Caberfae Highway Wellston, MI 49689
Pere Marquette Salmon meeting locations:
Ludington - Holiday
5323 U.S. 10 Ludington, MI 49431
Grocery in Custer.
2391 E State Street
Custer, MI 49405