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Bass, Pike & Trout (4.5 Hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

Bass, Pike & Trout (4.5 Hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

4.5 Hour Trip – Bass & Trout Boat Fishing Adventure!

Fishing Area: Muskegon River

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Fishing Boat:

My Buddy • 14' Hyde • Max 2 guests (base trip price includes 1 guest)

Target Fish:

Brown Trout, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass

Description:

Targeting Smallmouth, Largemouth Bass, Pike Trout, and anything else that bites! A favorite trip length and the best value! Use light tackle and gear specific for whatever species you're looking for. Up to 2 guests can join. Water and snacks provided. Spin gear and fly gear options available. Chasing river Smallies begins mid-May to late October. Pike fishing on the Pine River goes from early May until November. Don't forget your fishing license.
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Bass, Pike & Trout (6 Hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

Bass, Pike & Trout (6 Hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

6 Hour Trip – Bass & Trout (Boat)

Fishing Area: Muskegon River

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Fishing Boat:

My Buddy • 14' Hyde • Max 2 guests (base trip price includes 1 guest)

Target Fish:

Brown Trout, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass

Description:

This 6-hour trip targets Smallmouth, Largemouth Bass, Pike, Trout, and anything else that bites! A favorite trip length and the best value! Use light tackle and gear specific for whatever species you're looking for. The fee includes 1 guest but can accommodate up to a maximum of 2. Spin gear and fly gear options available. Smallmouth and Largemouth Bass trips will begin around mid-May until the end of October. Pike fishing will begin early May until November. Don't forget your fishing license.
Bass, Pike & Trout (7 hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

Bass, Pike & Trout (7 hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

7 Hour Trip – Bass, Pike & Trout (Boat)

Fishing Area: Muskegon River

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Fishing Boat:

My Buddy • 14' Hyde • Max 2 guests (base trip price includes 1 guest)

Target Fish:

Brown Trout, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass

Description:

Ready for all day on the river, chasing Smallmouth Bass, Pike and Trout and anything else you can get to bite!? That's right, depending on the river and time of the year, you'll target some hard-fighting fish that will leave you addicted. This is a 7-hour trip. Grilled lunch provided. Spin gear and fly gear options available. Chasing river Smallies begins mid-May to late October. Pike fishing on the Pine River goes from late April until November. Don't forget your fishing license.
Salmon or Steelhead (5 Hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

Salmon or Steelhead (5 Hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

5 Hour Trip–Salmon/Steelhead (Boat)

Fishing Area: Muskegon River

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Fishing Boat:

My Buddy • 14' Hyde • Max 2 guests (base trip price includes 1 guest)

Target Fish:

Brown Trout, Chinook Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Steelhead Trout

Description:

Looking to slay some Salmon or Steelhead? This is a perfect trip length and the best value! Using flies and either spin rods or fly rods, and we'll find fish that will take you for a ride! Snacks and drinks are included. A 5-hour float trip. Don't forget your fishing license. River fishing Salmon typically takes place mid-September to the end of October. River fishing Steelhead typically takes place mid-October to early May.
Salmon or Steelhead (7 hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

Salmon or Steelhead (7 hour) - Michigan River Fishing Charters

7 Hour – Salmon & Steelhead (Boat)

Fishing Area: Muskegon River

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Fishing Boat:

My Buddy • 14' Hyde • Max 2 guests (base trip price includes 1 guest)

Target Fish:

Brown Trout, Chinook Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Steelhead Trout

Description:

There is literally nothing better to do in Michigan than to catch a massive King Salmon or have an acrobatic Steelhead put a charge in your rod while fighting them in a river (usually just hanging on and praying). Spend a whole day with the captain fighting these brutes! Spin gear and fly gear options available. River fishing Salmon typically takes place mid-September to the end of October. River fishing Steelhead typically takes place mid-October to early May. Don't forget your fishing license.

Fishing Buddies Fishing Trip Information

TRIPS ARE SCHEDULED FROM 2ND WEEK OF JULY

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Good to Know’s

  • Rods, Reels, and Tackle Are Included
  • Fly Fishing Equipment Are Provided
  • Please Wear Weather-Appropriate Clothing

Common Questions


What month is best to fish in Michigan?

The best month to fish in Michigan is typically during the spring and summer, particularly from May to August when the weather is warmer, and fish are more active. Dan Nealy's Fishing Buddies Guide Service, led by Captain Daniel Nealy, offers expertly guided fishing trips throughout this prime fishing season, ensuring that anglers have the best opportunities to catch their desired species and make the most of their fishing adventures on Michigan's waterways.


What kind of fishing is Michigan known for?

Michigan is renowned for its excellent trout fishing, with an abundance of cold-water streams and rivers providing ideal habitats for various trout species. Dan Nealy's Fishing Buddies Guide Service, led by Captain Daniel Nealy, specializes in guiding anglers on thrilling trout fishing expeditions, ensuring that visitors have the ultimate experience in catching these prized fish while exploring Michigan's stunning waterways under the guidance of seasoned experts.


Is Michigan a good state for fishing?

Yes, Michigan is an excellent state for fishing, offering a diverse range of fishing opportunities with its vast network of lakes, rivers, and streams. Whether it's trout fishing, bass fishing, or fly fishing, Michigan has it all. Dan Nealy's Fishing Buddies Guide Service, led by Captain Daniel Nealy, provides the perfect gateway to unlock the state's fishing potential, offering expertly guided trips and ensuring that anglers have an unforgettable fishing experience in the beautiful waters of Michigan.