Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 04/28/2017

Saginaw Bay: Walleye fishing remains slow, possibly due to cold water temperatures and the stained water. Boat anglers fishing 16 to 18 feet off Linwood managed to catch a couple fish but still had trouble finding clear water. Stained water was still an issue off Spoils Island but anglers were still doing better here when […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 04/21/2017

Saginaw Bay: It appears that the spring perch runs are just about over for this year. Rivers in the area are coming down and clearing up. Much of the bay remains turbid due to runoff and high winds. Boat anglers are getting walleye off Spoils Island and off the mouth of the Kawkawlin River when […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 04/13/2017

Saginaw Bay Area Walleye anglers off Linwood were marking fish but had no success catching them. A few walleye were caught off the north end of Spoils Island when jigging minnows in eight to 10 feet. Water levels near the river and the inner bay were high and muddy. A few catfish were caught at […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 03/16/2017

Saginaw Bay has frozen back over for as far offshore as the eye can see, but no one should assume that the ice is safe to walk on! It’s barely thick enough to hold the little bit of snow that fell on Monday into Tuesday so STAY OFF THE ICE! The bitter cold weather really shut […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 03/02/2017

Saginaw Bay had no fishing in Linwood as the ice was poor. Anglers were fishing the Hot Ponds but no reports came in. A few eight to 10 inch perch were caught in the cut off Finn Road when using tiny tube jigs under a bobber. Quanicassee and Thomas Road had no anglers. At Sebewaing, […]

Saginaw Bay Area Weekly Fishing Report 02/23/2017

Saginaw Bay: Stay off the ice! There is no safe ice or even remotely walk-able ice anywhere on the bay!! Most of the cuts and rivers around the bay are wide open and can provide some shore fishing for perch. Boat anglers were fishing the lower Quanicassee River. Saginaw River: Had lots of fishing activity […]