Grand Haven/Muskegon---Salmon are scattered because of the water temps. Some kings and cohos are being caught while trolling around the pie rheads and in the basin at Muskegon. Most anglers seems to be having better luck out deeper. 90-120 and then 150-200+. The only consistency seems that fish are caught in the 30-45 down depth. Anglers are using J-plugs around the pier heads in colors of green, yellow, and chrome. Out deeper spoons, spinnies/flies, and meat rigs have been working. Green spoons and flies with white or UV spinnies and meat rigs are working best.
Pier fishing at both ports is slow. Anglers are using spawn, alewives, and casting spoons.
Anglers are still trolling or jigging in Muskegon lake, but that is slow too.
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Grand Haven/Muskegon-- Anglers are fishing in 40-80 FOW and 25-80 ft down in the morning and then the fish seem to move out to 70-80 FOW water later in the day. The spawning kings are starting to stage and Cohos are mixed in the group.
Can anyone tell me where to fish this afternoon?
The recent warm weather has made for some pretty decent fishing out on the Big Lake. Catches have still varied widely but empty coolers have been rare even for the guys that don't get out very often.
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