Fishing Season: All year

Au Sable River - MI

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Gates Ausable Lodge's Tip of the Week

Watch the fast water for crushing Iso rises

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Map of Au Sable River

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Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby

Gates Ausable Lodge Full-service fly-shop, guides, dining room and lodging

5-Day Outlook as of 6/6/23

We are very dry and need some rain

Techniques & Tips as of 6/6/23

Blind fish Isos

Local Species Available All year

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Gates Ausable Lodge's Recommended Gear

Description: About Au Sable River

The Au Sable is one of the stablest flowing rivers in the country. Largely fed by springs, it boasts consistent hatches and wild trout. It is a renowned dry-fly river, but is also known as the birthplace of many modern streamer techniques.

Nearest Airport:

Traverse City


iSOS Yellow stones Brown drakes

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All pretty good