Christmas Eve Gathering

December 18, 2022 The Holidays are a time for reflection and celebration. We understand that our little fly shop wouldn’t exist without the support of all of you. Many of our customers have become friends that go out of their way to do business with us. In honor of those relationships, we will be hosting a Christmas … Read more

RIVER REPORT – December 2,2022

The Old AuSable Fly Shop Fishing Report I had the encounter. It wasn’t close, but it was with the bone-horned brut I saw last year on the same runway—one year older. I’ve taken a lot of bucks, but this one is an entirely different animal.  His antlers look too small for his body, but that’s … Read more

RIVER REPORT – November 11, 2022

The Old AuSable Fly Shop Fishing Report When the weather turns cold and the woods silent, my world slows and all thoughts turn to deer hunting. There is only one pursuit in Northern Michigan during the last two weeks of November—it’s white-tail season.  An event so important and steeped in tradition that many businesses shutter … Read more