Oscoda Fishing Report: Anglers found good numbers of lake trout when trolling in 120-160 feet. Most were found on the bottom but a few were suspended. Atlantic salmon and steel head were in the top 30-70 feet. Chinook were 80 feet down in 130-150 feet. Walleye were suspended in 80-100 feet. Pier anglers caught some good size channel cats on crawlers or shrimp on the bottom. Freshwater drum and bass were taken on crawlers. A few walleye were caught when still fishing or drifting crawlers. Fishing out on Van Ettan Lake is bringing in good size perch biting on worms and minnows. Walleye are biting on night crawlers. Out on Cedar Lake bluegill and perch using minnows and worms for the bait.
AuSable River: was producing good numbers of small mouth bass for those drifting crawlers, casting spinners or jigging soft plastics. A few large mouth bass were caught in the weedy cuts and marinas.Channel catfish, rock bass and bowfin were caught on crawlers.Water temperatures were right around 73 degrees.
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