Fly Fishing for Trout Home
User Password
or register.
Scientific name search:

> > Brook Trout Fishing the Black River in Northern Michigan , Page 2

MartinlfSeptember 2nd, 2015, 8:23 pm
Palmyra PA

Posts: 3233
Leave it up to you guys to turn a bad post into something interesting and productive.
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell
OldredbarnSeptember 2nd, 2015, 10:43 pm
Novi, MI

Posts: 2608

Louis...Wouldn't it be fun to follow Tim and Paul around on a stream somewhere?

"Even when my best efforts fail it's a satisfying challenge, and that, after all, is the essence of fly fishing." -Chauncy Lively

"Envy not the man who lives beside the river, but the man the river flows through." Joseph T Heywood
MartinlfSeptember 3rd, 2015, 8:33 pm
Palmyra PA

Posts: 3233
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell
Fissemand19November 4th, 2015, 6:30 am
Posts: 3Well, I enjoyed the video, and the two guys comments about the family history on the river. Good job guys, I loved it.
DelablobboFebruary 21st, 2016, 3:44 pm
Posts: 21Very late to this post, due to unforeseen circumstances. But I would like to applaud you guys for nailing the guy who was advertising. I see so much of flyfishing degenerating into marketing. If I see another

Tomwebb4February 6th, 2018, 11:22 am
Rochester, Mi

Posts: 1
Hi All, I am really starting to get into fly fishing and have parents that live on Burt Lake. I used to fish with a micro lite and artificial tackle but have always been interested in fly fishing.... I recently dove into and have gotten some practice in on some other type 4 rivers and am doing some research on the area surrounding Burt Lake. I have fished the sturgeon river before and had luck, but I fear it's to fast for me to fly fish on right now.... Can anybody give me some tips on fly's for the black river, best time frame to fish it, etc... I know it's a type 1 stream, just starting to plan around some spring fishing opportunities I might have. Thanks for any advice!!
StrmanglrMarch 8th, 2018, 6:29 am
Posts: 156
I usually start w the basic standard flies on the Black, really any stream. Blue wing olives, caddis, Adams parachute for dries. Presentation, presentation, presentation.

I enjoy swinging some soft hackles too.

That is a great area to go after trout.

Quick Reply

You have to be logged in to post on the forum. It's this easy:
Username:          Email:

Password:    Confirm Password:

I am at least 13 years old and agree to the rules.

Related Discussions

TitleRepliesLast Reply
Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum Opening Weekend Ceremonies
In General Discussion by Flymom
Hexagenia Limbata (Hex) Nymph in Captivity
In the Insect Order Ephemeroptera by Hdhungryman
A Request for Michigan Anglers
In General Discussion by Oldredbarn
Re: winter bow
In Fishing Reports by Benjlan
6Jan 12, 2011
by PaulRoberts
Re: Glen Canyon Dam above Lee's Ferry
In Fishing Reports by Martinlf
3Dec 26, 2016
by Martinlf
Re: Stock image of the black fly larvae
In Simuliidae Black Fly Larva by Strimble
1Apr 19, 2017
by Troutnut
Five days of warmwater flyfishing in southeastern Michigan - from Jonathon
In Fishing Reports by Jmd123
Re: Pictures and specimens from my 2018 Montana trip
In Site Updates by Troutnut
7Jun 25, 2019
by Wbranch
Re: Wow Great Site Troutnut
In General Discussion by Troutbum_46
1May 20, 2008
Re: Yorkshire Dales
In Fishing Reports by CaseyP
4Nov 26, 2012
by Martinlf
Most Recent Posts
Re: Rod and reel suggestion?
In Gear Talk by 87North (Erallommakr replied)