Weekly DNR Report: Had surface water temperatures up to 69 degrees. A good number of Chinook, coho and steelhead were caught 60 to 80 feet down in 110 to 180 feet. Steelhead were also caught in 300 to 350 feet. Chinook were caught when trolling in the harbor and the backside of Pere Marquette Lake. Spoons, flies and meat rigs were the ticket. A good number of Chinook were over 20 pounds.
Nice catch of Cohos and steelhead by Ed Stowe and StowAway Charters.. The fish are here Now!
Ludington: Surface water was up to 64 degrees. Best catches were coming 40 to 80 feet down in 120 to 180 feet. Chinook, coho and steelhead were caught as deep as 600 feet. Pier fishing was slow.