Fox River, Manistique River, Fox River Fishing, Manistique River Fishing
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Fox River andManistique River

Fox River
The Fox River runs through Alger County, Schoolcraft County and also Luce County.  This beautiful river is 36.5 miles in length.  The Fox River of Michigan's Upper Peninsula is a tributary of the Manistique River.  It is well knkown for its prized Brook Trout.  The Fox River is definitely a river that will challenge the paddler.  It has tag-alders and deadfalls to negotiate along the way.  Its best to have good paddling skills when selecting this for your trip.  This remote place has been known for Fox River Fishing & trophy Brookies, so the work is often worth it!
The Fox River Highlights:  
  • Made Famous by Hemingway
  • Trophy Brook Trout
  • Very Remote
  • Perfect for Anglers
  • Wild and Natural River
  • Numerous Deadfalls and Tag-alders
  • Requires Good Paddling Skills
  • Overnight Trips Available
Manistique River
The Manistique River gently flows through the Seney Wildlife Refuge.  It is a favorite for fishermen and paddlers.  It is 71.2 miles in length.  It winds down from its headwaters near Lake Superior.  It flows through the Seney Refuge before it reaches Lake Michigan.

Because the Manistique River is calm and flat throughout much of its length, it is a top pick for canoeists and kayakers.

Fishermen can expect to catch a variety of great fish shown below in the highlights section.
The Manistique River Highlights:  
  • Favorite for Fishermen - Great Manistique River Fishing
  • Favorite for Paddlers
  • Abundant Wildlife
  • Sandy Beaches for Picnics or a Swim
  • Great for All Ages
  • Suitable for All Skill Levels
  • Pike
  • Small Mouth Bass
  • Perch
  • Walleye
  • Occasional Brook Trout
  • Abundant Wildlife
Great Fox and Manistique River Trips
Join us on a great Fox River Canoeing / Kayaking or Manistique River adventure.  You can select a day trip or an overnight trip.  Guests can choose a 1 hr trip or a 2 to 7 day trip.  These longer trips help visitor's get away from it all. 

Please call us with any questions about these trips. Check out our Outfitters Store for all you river-trip needs. We are also a licensed Old Town Canoe and Kayak retailer.
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