Manistee River Fishing near Manistee, Michigan
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Description for Manistee River, Manistee County, Michigan
Manistee River is a stream located just 1.1 miles from Manistee, in Manistee County, in the state of Michigan, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including steelhead trout, brook trout, brown trout and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re spinning, baitcasting or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Manistee River. Alternate names for this stream include Big Manistee River.
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Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.
Fishing Reports near Manistee River
"Pike, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, carp. Baits used yum dingers, lipless crank bait,pretty..." Bronson Lake
"I think this lake is great! nothing out of the ordinary very clean water and very beautiful fish...." Cecilia Lake
"If you are one of those fishermen that are scared of crowds Silver Lake is a lake you should avoid...." Silver Lake
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