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Being one of the most productive Michigan river fishing guide services on the water, we at Getting Bit Guide Service will put you into the best position to catch that trophy Salmon, Steelhead, or Trout that you are looking for. Let us teach you and guide you onto fish today! Float Fishing,  Fly Fishing, Crankbait, Plug, Back Bouncing, etc. we do it all on our West Michigan Rivers.

Our Guide Service specializes in King Salmon, Atlantic Salmon, Steelhead, Smallmouth Bass, and Trout guide trips or charters on the West Michigan rivers such as the Grand River, Muskegon River, Pere Marquette River, and Big Manistee River. These rivers are some of the most productive waters in all of the Great Lakes for Salmon, Steelhead, and other migratory Trout species. We are a full time guide service so we are always on the water and know where the best opportunities are at. We routinely utilize different methods to catch the fish that we are after on our charters, you will not be limited to using just one method.

Whether you are a seasoned angler looking for more knowledge or someone that is looking to catch their first fish I am sure that we can satisfy your fishing needs on one of our guided charters. We welcome all ages of anglers and have extensive experience fishing with children. We will choose the most productive method to put fish in the boat, whether it be float fishing, fly fishing, back bouncing, plug fishing, or drift fishing. If you have a style of angling that you prefer or that you would like to learn we can tailor your guided trip to your wants and needs.

We supply the use of premium fishing rods, reels, terminal tackle, and baits on our charters. We do not skimp on our gear and there are no hidden costs for using our baits.

Now is the time to book your fishing trip, and Getting Bit Guide Service is your best way to get guaranteed results. We're knowledgeable in all areas of fishing, including:

  • Atlantic Salmon

  • Coho Salmon

  • King Salmon

  • Skamania Steelhead

  • Smallmouth Bass

  • Steelhead

  • Trout

  • Walleye

U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Captain and Member of the Michigan Charter Boat Association


Call now to book your guided Michigan King Salmon, Coho Salmon, Steelhead, Smallmouth Bass, and Walleye river fishing trips! 

Now is the time to book your Pere Marquette, Big Manistee, Grand, and Muskegon river King Salmon, Coho Salmon, and Steelhead guided river trips.

Summer time Smallmouth Bass and Walleye fishing guide trips are now filling in.