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Oscoda Fishing Report: Good catches of lake trout were found in 100 to 150 feet when trolling spoons and spin glo’s near the bottom. Steel head and pink salmon were found in the top 30 feet. Stomach contents show many of the steel head were feeding on hatched and emerging insects. Anglers targeting walleye found a couple when still fishing or drifting crawlers near the mouth of the river early or late. Channel catfish and freshwater drum were caught right off the bottom with crawlers and shrimp on a three way swivel or perch rigs.

AuSable River:  Water levels were high but anglers drifting crawlers through the holes between Oscoda and the railroad trestle found a couple walleye but most were small. Anglers casting crank baits reported good catches of small mouth up near Foote Dam and a few large mouth or Pike in the marinas near the mouth. Freshwater drum and carp were caught when drifting crawlers.

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Fishing Report

Oscoda Fishing Report: Anglers trolling spoons caught trout & salmon including the odd steelhead in 40-90 feet. Those trolling crank baits or a crawler harness caught walleye in 10-20 feet near the mouth of the river & near AuSable Pt. Pier anglers caught smallmouth bass when casting crank baits.

AuSable River:  Walleye were caught between Mill St bridge & Whirlpool access. Most boat anglers were trolling crank baits or a crawler harness upstream & drifting a crawler harness downstream. Shore anglers at the AuSable River park caught smallmouth bass, freshwater drum & rock bass on crank baits & crawlers.

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Fishing Report

Oscoda Fishing Report: Boat and pier anglers drifting crawlers or jigging minnows and soft plastic caught a few walleye. Lake trout were caught in 20-40 feet when trolling. Inland lakes are bringing in a few perch.

AuSable River:  Walleye were caught in the lower river when drifting crawlers or trolling crawler harness. Steelhead fishing was slow but anglers were still finding a few on the gravel or in the deeper holes. Most of the fish are slowly heading back towards the lake. Smallmouth bass and white suckers have been caught.

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Oscoda Fishing Report: Not to much going on in the inland lakes at this time. Walleye fishing opens this week end state wide on the inland lakes so be ready to catch some fish.

AuSable River:  Steelhead are being caught all the way from the mouth of the river to the dam, using spawn, wax worms and flies for bait. A few Walleye are being caught at the mouth of the river using rapalas.

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Oscoda Fishing Report   The ice is very unsafe and the DNR has been asking everyone to stay off the lakes.

AuSable River: A few steelhead are being caught at the mouth of the river using spawn bags/wax worms.

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Oscoda Fishing Report   The ice is safe once again to be out on and enjoying the day. We have about a foot of ice on both Cedar & Van Ettan Lake. Van Ettan is bringing in Perch and Pike using minnows and wigglers for bait. Cedar lake is staying steady with good catches of Bluegill using wax worms.

AuSable River: A few steelhead are being caught at the mouth of the river using spawn bags/wax worms.

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Oscoda Fishing Report   At this date and time of the fishing report, we are advising everyone to STAY OFF THE ICE. With the rain and warmer temps we have been having the ice is unsafe.

AuSable River: Up river steelhead are being caught using spawn bags.

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Oscoda Fishing Report    Out on Cedar Lake & Van Ettan Lake they are reporting 6-7 inches of ice,  catching Bluegill, Pike and Perch using waxworms and minnows for bait. Fishing is great. Please be sure to double check the ice before venturing out. We’ve had some warm ups.

AuSable River: Up river steelhead are being caught using spawn bags.

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Fishing Report

Oscoda Fishing Report    Steelhead are being caught at the mouth of the river using spawn bags for bait. A few whitefish are being caught using wax worms on teardrops. Walleye are being caught on rapalas. Fishing is still at its best at the pier in Oscoda.

AuSable River: Up river steelhead and walleye are being caught.

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