Teach them how to cast

TakeMeFishing.org just published a quick guide to getting a kid handy with a fishing rod. Muskegon River Lodge pro-tip: Avoid buying those cartoon character licensed mini-rods that come packaged with line and lures, etc. They don’t last and they’re not...

Fishing report: The February turning point

Photo: RiverQuest The latest from Capt. Steven Kuieck at RiverQuest Charters: “Unusual” would is the only way to describe this winter’s weather. High water, mostly from rain events, and some family vacation time have kept me off the river for a fairly significant...

Mayfly populations crashing?

A new report concludes that mayfly populations are in a precipitous decline in Great Lakes regions, likely due to pollution and algal blooms. This should be a concern not just for anglers, but for anyone who cares about the health of the ecosystem. These insect...