This is one of Michigan’s top water recreation areas with some of the best fly fishing in the midwest!
J&J River Guides is located near Baldwin Michigan, on the Baldwin River, about three miles north of where it runs into the Pere Marquette River. Michigan is well known for it’s wealth of outdoor activities and is a fisherman’s paradise. Michigan has the longest freshwater shoreline in the world and bounded by four of the five Great Lakes. Our Michigan fly fishing guides have spent all their lives fishing these waters.
Michigan has about 12,000 inland lakes and person is never more than six miles from a natural water source, or more than 87.2 miles from the Great Lakes coastline. Michigan’s western boundaries are almost entirely water boundaries, from south to north. Michigan is fifty percent forest land and much of it quite remote. Both the forests and thousands of miles of beaches are top attractions.
With 78 state parks, 19 state recreation areas, and 6 state forests, Michigan has the largest state park and state forest system of any state. These parks and forests include Holland State Park, Mackinac Island State Park, Au Sable State Forest, and Mackinaw State Forest.
Michigan Fly Fishing Guides
Michigan has a thriving tourist industry supporting 193,000 tourism jobs. Michigan’s tourism website ranks among the busiest in the nation. Destinations draw vacationers, hunters, fishermen and nature enthusiasts from across the United States and Canada. Michigan is the perfect place for any fly fishing lover. Fly fishing in Michigan is a very popular sport and draws thousands of people every year . Our expert Michigan fly fishing guides know where and when to catch these awesome fish.