A Day on the Water — Pike Popper

(17) Saginaw Bay Trib, few Bass & Pike on Popper Pattern

Bass Poppers Kayak Fishing Pike Popper

(17) Saginaw Bay Trib, few Bass & Pike on Popper Pattern

This tributary to Saginaw Bay is a medium small stream with a DNR boat launch near the mouth.  In the lower river, swells of rising and falling water in Lake Huron would reverse the small current and send rising water upstream for almost a mile.  Then the water would fall back out to the mouth carrying extra volume + the normal flow.  It would carve out or flush out a wider and deeper channel.  Big Bass, Small to Medium Pike, big walleye, Bowfin, Channel Cats and a rare Sheephead would move in during the spring and early summer.  There was good fishing...

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