BIG RAPIDS — The DNR has reported anglers will want to focus on rivers that are open to steelhead fishing. Though fishing is a bit tough right now as the rivers are low and clear, a warm rain will help improve conditions, the DNR suggested
In Mecosta County, “the cold water has kind of shut things down,” Tom Vernon, at Frank’s Sporting Goods in Morley, said. “The Muskegon River below Croton and the White River are both fishing good. The Grand River is fishing good. A lot of the guys are starting to take bluegills and crappies out of the inland lakes.