•  River Reports

Scroll down to view the latest river reports. We update our reports frequently, so check back often.

River conditions can change quickly. For up-to-the-minute reports and information, call the shop at (616) 866-6060 or (800) 303-0567.

Muskegon River

Updated: August 13, 2018  (10:30am)
River Level: 4.42 ft
Water Temp: 75° F
Wading Information: Wadable
Clarity: Clear

Fishing Information: The Muskegon is currently flowing 906 cfs or 4.42 ft on the gauge.

The river remains low and warm. Focus on smallmouth bass over trout. Streamers and poppers are the flies of choice – target wood, and deeper rock structures.

Fly Suggestions:
Crayfish patterns (size 2-8)
Streamers  (size 2-8)
Popping bugs (size 2-8)

Rogue River

Updated: August 13, 2018  (11am)
River Level: 3.61 ft 
Water Temp: 71° F
Wading Information: Wadable
Clarity: Clear

Fishing Information: The Rogue is flowing at 90.7 cfs and 3.61 height level.  

The Rogue is very low and warm at this time. The best angling opportunities are focusing on smallmouth bass in the lower river. Streamers and popping bugs in deeper pools and runs are best.
If looking for trout, fish first and last light. Ants, beetles, attractor dries and nymphs are your best bet.

Fly Suggestions:
Crayfish patterns (size 2-8)
Streamers  (size 2-8)
Popping bugs (size 2-8)

Flat River

Updated: August 13, 2018  (11am)
River Level: 3.43 ft
Water Temp: 75° F
Wading Information: Wadable
Clarity: Clear

Fishing Information: The Flat is at 3.43 height level. 

Smallmouth fishing has been productive with both streamers and top water flies.
Ephrons are emerging in the evening. Yellow, olive colored streamers and crayfish patterns are safe bets.

 

Fly Suggestions:
Crayfish patterns  (size 2-8)
Streamers  (size 2-8)
Popping bugs  (size 2-8)