Osborns Sport Shop




  Tuffy Minnows                1/doz. $2.50     

  Mini Goldens                  1/doz. $3.00 

  Wax worms                    3/doz. $2.49 

  Wax worms                    250- $12.00                                                                                                                                                                                    Call Dan for a fishing report:  231-889-3775   

                            FISHING REPORT                                        


Lake Michigan: 14 OCT. 2020- Rainbows are are off shore..          

Portage Lake: 14 OCT.. 2020- Some Perch Are biting.  Walleyes or fall run steelhead off the pier. 

Portage Lake 2,100 acres, has deep water access to Lake Michigan 10'-15' and has excellent sailing. It is located off M-22 in Onekama. Two miles off U.S. 31. There is fishing for Pan Fish, crappies (excellent for Perch All year round), Northern Pike, Walleye, Small mouth and Large mouth Bass, fall run of Salmon, late summer coho, Brown Trout and Steelhead in fall and spring into the  doz.'s small  streams or brooks around it, some can be fished. Put weed killer in there 3 time.

Bear Lake: 14 OCT. 2020- Need to plant some fish in there. All types.

Bear Lake is about 1,744 acres, sailing and boating, fishing and swimming. Located on U.S. 31 in Bear Lake. Fish for Pan Fish, Walleye, Northern Pike, Small mouth and Large mouth Bass. With one small steam running out of it on the east side.(The Little Bear Creek). SUWK  It was one of the top ten walleye lakes in MI. Needs fix-in. 

Bear Creek: 14 OCT. 2020- Need to plant some fish in there! Oh no, can't do that it would kill them! Need to get some aerial view of the lampriCIDE being applied. The creek is really low right now. Could be giving Ichthyophonus disease with that mast going down river. They are not to concern about the base fish, the creek chub and black-nosed. Ecosystems of the creek is in shambles from the bugs to the birds.


Manistee Lake: 14 OCT. 2020-  

Manistee River: 14 OCT.. 2020- Fall run of steelhead are in.         

                                                                                                  Manistee Piers: 14 Oct. 2020- Watch out for those waves. Pier's are a little low.

                                                                                                  Tippy Dam Back Water: 14 OCT.. 2020- POOR FISHING. Plant some walleyes not catfish!!! Go for a Pike or A MUSKIE!!!!!


Crystal Lake: 14 OCT. 2020-

Betsie River: 14 OCT. 2020- 

Google Map

 13 AUG. 2020 -Arcadia Lake, Glovers Lake, Lemon, Healy Lake, Chief Lake. 

Arcadia Lake: The water is up like in 1973 and more.     

Lemon Lake and Glovers lake- Great panfish and some pike. Good fishing.

Chief Lake: 

Healy Lake: Bluegills.

Long Lake: Best walleye lake around.

Duck Lake: 

Platte lake: Perch

Little Platte Lake:    

Green Lake:  

Platte River:  

Wellston Lakes:  


Big and Little Glen: Perch     

   In our Fishing Department, we have a good selection of seasonal fishing supplies. With new stuff coming in every week. I have some new smelt rigs! Five colors in size 10 with three hooks on each.  We have new custom glow getter perch jigs which are the hot new items (The Perch love them). 

   Including six minnow tanks/ along with a bait cooler that houses minnow and other live bait selections; seasonally on some live bait. All year around. Cane Poles, Bobber, Hooks, the main stuff.

  Come see my custom fishing pole rack.  Trout, perch rods 6' to 14'.  Trout fly display case, it has 1152 compartments. Getting more flies in all the time.  Lots of nice flies coming in, hoppers, streamers, egg sucking leeches, and drys flies.

       Two Dams, Dozens of Lakes and Dozens of Streams that's within 25 miles of here. Lake Michigan is less then five miles as the crow flies. Nine pier heads into Lake Michigan to fish off of, all less then a 35 minute drive from here.