Damn Good Fishing Guides In Traverse City, Michigan

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Everything to Know About Booking a fishing trip in Traverse City

What are the best fishing trips in Traverse City?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 6 trips in Traverse City, and the most popular trips in the area are Premier Nighttime Trophy Trout Expedition guided by Casey, Elk Rapids Ice Fishing Adventure guided by Jim, and Spring Steelhead Slam guided by Alex.

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Other popular cities nearby for booking a charter include Roscommon, Manistee and St. Joseph.

What types of fishing trips are common in Traverse City?

Lake fishing is the most popular in Traverse City as well as river fishing.

The most commonly sought after species in Traverse City are: 1. chinook salmon, 2. coho salmon, 3. steelhead, 4. brown trout, and 5. lake trout.

The most common fishing techniques in Traverse City are light tackle fishing, artificial lure fishing, and fly fishing but trolling and live bait fishing are popular as well.

How much does a Traverse City fishing trip cost?

in Traverse City prices can range anywhere from $150 to $1,200, but the average price for a half day in Traverse City is $488. The average price for a full day in Traverse City is $612.

When is the best time to go fishing in Traverse City?

The best time to go fishing can depend on a number of factors. Call us to talk fishing!

Where can I get a Traverse City fishing license and what are the bag limits in Traverse City?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Traverse City, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Traverse City. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Traverse City.