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Anglers love fishing on the Pere Marquette River all year long. The PM River is an extremely popular fishing location, due to the abundance of rainbow trout. Steelhead are also very prominent, as well as various species of frogs, crayfish, snakes, and turtles. Within the Manistee-Huron National Forest that surrounds the Pere Marquette River, there's an abundance of wildlife including deer, wild turkey and small game.

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Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Dec. 11, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on December 11th, 2014
Water levels were good and the river still has a fair to good number of steelhead.

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Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Dec. 4, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on December 4th, 2014
Water levels were receding and the river has a decent number of steelhead. Anglers are finding some nice chrome fish in the lower river. Try egg flies or spawn.

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Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Nov. 27, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on November 27th, 2014
Has high water levels. Shore anglers targeting steelhead and brown trout will need to use caution. Try casting plugs, spoons and spinners or floating spawn bags and wax worms.

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Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Nov. 20, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on November 20th, 2014
Is also a good place for fall steelhead fishing. Look for brown trout between US-31 and the Indian Bridge. Falling water temperatures did produce some fresh fish.

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Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Nov. 13, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on November 13th, 2014
Was producing a few more fish after the rain. Try spawn, flies or a jig and wax worm.

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Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Nov. 6, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on November 6th, 2014
Is producing some steelhead and the occasional brown trout but catch rates were still on the slow side. Look for more fish by the end of the week.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Oct. 23, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on October 23rd, 2014
Stream anglers are catching one or two steelhead but no big push has happened yet.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Oct. 16, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on October 16th, 2014
A few fresh coho were still being caught between Ludington and Scottville. They were hitting on red and white spinner baits in the fast water near the holes and log jams.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Oct. 2, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on October 9th, 2014
Has salmon and some steelhead but some of the salmon are turning dark. Water levels are up and water temperatures are dropping.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Oct. 2, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on October 2nd, 2014
Is producing salmon but the run is nearing the end. Try floating skein under a bobber or casting stickbaits and small spoons.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Sept. 25, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on September 25th, 2014
Anglers are catching salmon on fresh spawn.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Sept. 18, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on September 18th, 2014
Salmon are being caught but not in large numbers yet. Those fly fishing have caught brown trout.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Aug. 21, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on August 21st, 2014
Also has some early salmon starting to show up. No big numbers yet but anglers are catching a few. Those fly fishing caught brown trout.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Aug. 7, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on August 7th, 2014
Is also good for those fly fishing. Anglers are catching summer steelhead and brown trout.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for June 26, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on June 26th, 2014
Patience is the key during the fly hatch. Anglers have caught some nice fish when the bugs do come off.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for June 19, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on June 19th, 2014
Is also producing steelhead and brown trout. With all the fly hatches, this is the time for fly fishing but fish have also been caught on small spinners or rapalas.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for May 22, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on May 22nd, 2014
Has steelhead but the run is winding down. Anglers are catching some nice brown trout. Fly hatches are starting and the fish are becoming more active.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for May 15, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on May 15th, 2014
Is still producing some steelhead.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for May 8, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on May 8th, 2014
Still has very good steelhead fishing.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for May 1, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on May 1st, 2014
Still has fresh steelhead moving up into the river. Catch rates should be good for the next few weeks. Some caught brown trout.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for April 24, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 24th, 2014
Is producing some nice chrome steelhead and brown trout. Water levels were still high but receding.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for April 10, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 10th, 2014
Is producing some nice steelhead

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for April 3, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on April 3rd, 2014
Steelhead fishing is going strong.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for March 20, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on March 20th, 2014
Also has steelhead and more anglers out targeting them. Large sections of the river still had ice.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for March 13, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on March 13th, 2014
The lower section below Custer is still iced over. Those fishing the open water have caught steelhead.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Feb 20, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on February 20th, 2014
Is producing steelhead and some brown trout. Look for the fast water and try to get away from the shelf ice.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Feb 13, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on February 13th, 2014
Has steelhead. Those wading have caught steelhead and the occasional brown trout.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Jan 9, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on January 9th, 2014
Steelhead and brown trout fishing slowed with the extremely cold temperatures. Fish the deeper holes until it warms back up.

Pere Marquette River Fishing Report for Jan 2, 2014

Posted for Pere Marquette River by Department of Natural Resources (DNRE) of Michigan on January 2nd, 2014
Fishing was a bit slower but anglers are still taking some nice steelhead and a few brown trout. Some are bottom bouncing flies or spawn while others are swinging flies.



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2018 - 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013

ALL AREA FISHING REPORTS:


Hamlin Lake - Pentwater - Manistee - Ludington - Pere Marquette River



Last Updated: 09-05-2018 10:47 AM ID: 1699