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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