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Fly Fishing the Kircher Preserve | What are you wading for?

Fly Fishing the Kircher Preserve | What are you wading for?  - Experience Michigan Magazine, Spring/Summer 2019 [Page 46]

"Winchester's words hang over the memories of that day. Sometimes, you've got to just set the rod down, and appreciate what's around you."

By Bill Semion

Golf Advisor Round Trip: Boyne Golf | Boyne Highlands

Golf Advisor Round Trip: Boyne Golf | Boyne Highlands | Golf Channel, August 2019 [4:51]

"In addition to an Adventure Center, biking, horseback riding, ziplines, and so much more... it's tough to beat the fishing at Boyne Highlands."

By Matt Ginella

Golf Advisor Round Trip: Boyne Golf | Bay Harbor

Golf Advisor Round Trip: Boyne Golf | Bay Harbor | Golf Channel, August 2018 [4:26]

"This is pretty awesome. With the increase in fly fishing, you know, there's less and less secret places, less and less spots that you can get away to; this is the one spot that we can guarantee that we can take people and it's going to be theirs for the day."

By Matt Ginella

Michigan Trout Trails

Michigan Trout Trails - American Angler, July/August 2017

A new resource in the Wolverine State is helping DIY anglers move off the beaten paths and into intimate waters.

By James P. Spica Jr.

Fly-fishing in winter? Mich. river offers Zen-like experience

Fly-fishing in winter? Mich. river offers Zen-like experience - Detroit Free Press, January 2013

Anglers know something that tourists don't. You can fly-fish all year round, even in winter.

Beyond skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, skating and winter zip-lining, the latest tourist attraction in northern Michigan is getting in a float boat and having A River Runs Through It experience in the dead of winter.

By Ellen Creager

Why Travel For Great Lakes Carp?

Why Travel For Great Lakes Carp?

"Waugoshaunce Point is the mainland continuation of the Beaver Island archipelago. While it "only" has about 15 miles of shoreline, it has numerous back bays and other features that hold carp by the hundred. It's a great do-it-yourself destination, but let Ethan Winchester and crew take you straight to the fish."

By Jason Tucker

The Michigan Mission: A Sportsman's Quest for 5 Species in 72 Hours

The Michigan Mission - Game & Fish Magazine, November 2014

A sportsman's quest for 5 Species in 72 hours.

By Charlie Puckett

Mousing for Michigan's Biggest Browns

Mousing for Michigan's Biggest Browns - Petoskey News Review, October 2013

At night, big brown trout begin looking up. They begin looking up to see what has fallen in the water, and what might be struggling to cross a river. Often, they eat it.

By Morgan Sherburne 

Fishing the Kircher Preserve

Fishing the Kircher Preserve - Petoskey News Review, August 2012

At the preserve, more than a mile of river is available for fishing - not to mention the pond that produces bass and pike. Too, said Winchester, anglers have the chance to hit a "Michigan grand slam" - catching a brook, rainbow and brown trout all in the same day. .

By Morgan Sherburne