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Charters & Private Tours

From first-time anglers to the advanced casting experts, we can have you on the water and catching fish in no time!

With a myriad of excellent flowing waters within an hours reach of home-base, Boyne City, we will do all the dirty work and keep a pulse of which river has what hatch going on at various times of the year — taking the guess work out of your valuable time on the water.

I am very excited to represent and to be the ONLY guide in northern Michigan with an ADIPOSE FLOW. This is a 2012 low profile model drift boat in jet black.  Be one of the first to see and float in what many guides are looking for in a drift boat for Michigan waters. The low profile and excellent design make for a comfortable boat to drift the upper Manistee or Au Sable Rivers, as well as the tight cedar choked corridor of the Jordan River.

–  2014 KOZ

First Adipose in Michigan

There are now a few more Adipose Skiffs in Michigan and a few more in northern Michigan. It only makes sense, once other guides saw how well they maneuver and can get clients safely down smaller rivers, it would only be a matter of time to see more Addy’s on our rivers.


We use UMPQUA FEATHER MERCHANT Flies on my trips because they are consistent & beautiful flies. I was recently added to the TFO  Pro staff and BOZEMAN REEL team, check out what a great combo they make on the river. I am very proud to be on the SMITHFLY Dream Team, I will happily tell you about some amazing products from many of the companies we work closely with.