August 30th

King salmon fishing still really good . We should see fish in the lake for a while with temps 74/75 deg. Biggest fish of the year last night 27lbs…

We have plenty of openings give us a call



August 21st

Fishing is still really good and there are plenty of fish yet to come. Kings and cohos right now both mornings and evenings have been producing good catches 

We have openings for both boats  am and pm trips .

Call 810-444-8114

Capt Lance Keene 


August 9th 

Fishing remains good with lots of kings and cohos


August 1st

Both boats have been going strong the past week with good boxes of kings. Morning and afternoon trips have produced good catches. We have some openings left give us a call..

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Captain Lance Keene 


July 28th

Fishing remains good out of Manistee. Both boats are catching good numbers of kings.


July 26

Salmon season is in full swing. These are some pictures from the past few trips this week . Both boats are catching good numbers of kings. We have plenty of spots to get you out on this hot action. Call 810-444-8114


July 22

The kings are here in full swing. Look for the rest of the summer to be good fishing now . Kings from 15-25 lbs are common now and will only get bigger . We have plenty of openings so get in on the action  


July 18th

Big kings are starting to show up in front of Manistee, I would say it’s starting to happen, there going to be really big this year . Nows the time to book a trip so you don’t miss out .. Capt Lance  


June 22nd 

Here’s what’s going on … Lake trout fishing still remains good , a few small kings around and steelhead but not what it should be. There is lots of reports of nice big kings being caught in Wisconsin. So remember there going to come home at some point. We fished the bud wiser touny this weekend . Took first in the ladies and 8th over all. Walleye fishing remains great on Saginaw bay . We have been averaging over 20 fish in a 4 hour trip . We will be on Lake Michigan and Saginaw bay through the weekend , we have openings here and there so give us a call . Also Capt Nate was with Michigan out doors this morning on Saginaw bay with a quick 21 fish morning …

Capt Lance


June 2nd 

Saginaw bay has been on fire. Half day trips with lots on nice walleye. We have both morning and afternoon trips available and both produce lots of fish.. Give us a call and get on this hot walleye bite …


May 31

First day back on the big pond, kings and trout. Threw back some small kings too.  


May 27th 

Salmon are starting to show themselfs in Manistee  


December 27th

Another great day on the river.  


December 23

Steelhead fishing still remains good on the big river. Lots of rain the past few weeks has really moved the fish up river. We should have great river fishing all winter long.. 


Manistee River Steelhead Hunter Guide Service and Trout Scout - Lake Michigan / Captain Lance Keene or
Docked at 520 Water Street, Manistee, Michigan 49660 877-731- 4460 or 810-444-8114