Guided Trips

Great Lakes Golden Bonefish

Flats Style Fishing (carp)

Explore the rocky flats of Lake Michigan in pursuit of the famous lake run Great Lakes Golden Bonefish (carp). These fish are big, powerful and intelligent.


Don't forget your large arbor reel, it's not uncommon for the bonefish to run out over 100 yards of line. We chase the Great Lakes Golden Bonefish from early May through mid July.

Cost for a full day of "carp'n" for one or two anglers is $350.00. The trip includes lunch and beverages.

Fly Fishing

Wild Brook, Brown/Rainbow Trout

Fish the famous Boardman River (birthplace of the world renowned Adams Fly) for some of the regions most beautiful wild brook and brown trout.


Full and half day float and wade trips available from May through November. McCool Outdoor also specializes in float and wade trips on the Manistee and AuSable river systems.

Full day float trip for one or two anglers is $350.00. The trip includes lunch and beverages.