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Just about everybody loves eating fresh crappie filets, but going about acquiring them is a big project in itself -- unless you float your boat on these Michigan lakes. (March 2006) Other Freshwater

Our Hotspots For Spring Crappies

October 04, 2010

Just about everybody loves eating fresh crappie filets, but going about acquiring them is a...

Spring is definitely the best season to catch big largemouth bass, and on these waters, a well-placed bait can result in the catch of a lifetime! (May 2006) Bass

Michigan's Best Bets For Bucketmouths

October 04, 2010

Spring is definitely the best season to catch big largemouth bass, and on these waters, a...

Not many people in our state go fishing for smallmouth bass, which is unusual because most Michiganders love a good fight. You can discover the battle in a bronzeback on these waters. (June 2006) Bass

Michigan's Supercharged Smallmouths

October 04, 2010

Not many people in our state go fishing for smallmouth bass, which is unusual because most...

Cold temperatures or balmy weather? Low wateror a lot of runoff? You never know what to expect when fishing Michigan's best steelhead streams -- but the fish are there! (February 2006) Other Freshwater

Our Unpredictable Spring Steelheading

October 04, 2010

Cold temperatures or balmy weather? Low wateror a lot of runoff? You never know what to expect...

Waterfowl hunting has been poor the last two seasons in our state. Therefore, that should mean ducks will be everywhere this year, right? Actually, it depends on several factors. Hunting

Michigan's Duck Hunting Forecast

October 04, 2010

Waterfowl hunting has been poor the last two seasons in our state. Therefore, that should mean...

Since you don't have much spare time in your busy schedule, wouldn't it make sense to go fishing where the bite is hot? Go ahead and hang this calendar next to the one on your wall! Other Freshwater

Michigan's Best Bets For Fishing

October 04, 2010

Since you don't have much spare time in your busy schedule, wouldn't it make sense to go...

It looks like it could be a dandy year for salmon and trout fishing on our Great Lakes waters -- if you know which ports will be hot, and which ones not! Here's the scoop from our on-the-water expert.(May 2006) Other Freshwater

Slammin' Michigan Salmonids

October 04, 2010

It looks like it could be a dandy year for salmon and trout fishing on our Great Lakes waters...

There's never a shortage of new places to try for your summer vacation. These state parks not only have red-hot fishing, but they also allow you to escape the daily grind. Other Freshwater

Eight Great Family Fishing Getaways

October 04, 2010

There's never a shortage of new places to try for your summer vacation. These state parks not...

Lake Erie has blossomed into one of the country's top smallmouth bass fisheries. Luckily for us, it's right in our own back yard! Bass

Lake Erie Smallmouthing

October 04, 2010

Lake Erie has blossomed into one of the country's top smallmouth bass fisheries. Luckily for...

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