BWO's late afternoons or when cloudy. These are tiny #24 olives that will emerge in the quiet water along the banks. On cloudy days, they will emerge all day long. On sunny days they will emerge in the late afternoons when the sun leaves the river. Watch for the quiet sippers along the banks. If you like to nymph, try a #18 flashback pheasant tail below an indicator.
Streamer fishing in the Yellowtrees area is good now. Brown trout are on gravel, so tread lightly and handle fish carefully. Some brook trout spawning activity as well.
A few king salmon in the in the Boardman River and Betsie River. Some steelhead starting to show up as well.
Check with the store to get the latest conditions for wading the Upper Manistee this week.