West Michigan Guided Smallmouth Trips

Welcome to Nomad Anglers, the ultimate destination for guided fly fishing trips on West Michigan's finest rivers. Based out of Grand Rapids Michigan, we invite you to join us on an unforgettable fishing journey, exploring the abundant waters of the Grand River, Rogue River, Flat River, Thornapple River, and Muskegon River. Our experienced guides are passionate about fly fishing and eager to share their knowledge and expertise, making your adventure an exceptional one amidst the natural beauty of West Michigan.

Why Choose Nomad Anglers for Steelhead Fly Fishing?

Nomad Anglers is your trusted partner for unforgettable steelhead fly fishing trips in Northern Michigan. Here's why our seasoned anglers and adventurers prefer us:

  1. Local Expertise: Our guides have an intimate knowledge of Northern Michigan's rivers and steelhead habits, ensuring a higher likelihood of a successful and fulfilling fishing experience.

  2. World-Class Rivers: Northern Michigan is renowned for its exceptional steelhead fisheries, with a variety of rivers that offer year-round opportunities to hook into these formidable fish.

  3. Tailored Experiences: Whether you're a novice angler seeking instruction or a seasoned pro looking for the ultimate challenge, we offer customized fishing trips to meet your specific interests and skill levels.

Our Guided Smallmouth Bass and Northern Pike Fly Fishing Trips:

Nomad Anglers offers a range of Smallmouth Bass and Northern Pike fly fishing trips designed to cater to your preferences and schedule:

  1. Full-Day Expeditions: Spend a full day on the river, where you'll have ample time to refine your skills and engage in immersive warm water fly fishing. Our guides will provide all the necessary equipment and local insights.

  2. Half-Day Escapes: Short on time? Our half-day trips are perfect for a quick getaway, offering a taste of West Michigan's Smallmouth action without a full-day commitment.

  3. Custom Adventures: We understand that every angler has unique goals and needs. Our team will work with you to create a customized fishing trip that aligns with your expectations and interests.

What to Expect:

When you choose Nomad Anglers for your Smallmouth Bass fly fishing adventure, you can anticipate:

  • Expert Guidance: Our guides are not only passionate about smallmouth bass fly fishing but also dedicated to sharing their knowledge, tips, and tactics to enhance your success.

  • Top-Notch Equipment: We provide high-quality fly fishing gear, including rods, reels, and flies, to ensure you have the best tools for the job.

  • Unforgettable Memories: Whether you're wading the rivers or gliding along in our comfortable drift boats, you'll create lasting memories in West Michigan.

Book Your Guided Fly Fishing Adventure: 

Call 616-805-4393 or send us an email

To embark on an exceptional guided fly fishing journey on West Michigan's renowned rivers, contact Nomad Anglers today. Our friendly staff will assist you in choosing the perfect trip, customizing the experience to match your preferences, and ensuring you have an unforgettable time on the waters of West Michigan.


Full Day- $450-500

Half Day - $350


  • A deposit of $200 is required at the time of booking to secure dates for Full and Half Day trips. The balance will be collected at the date of the trip.
  • If a trip is cancelled 30 days prior to the scheduled date, deposits will be refunded. 
  • For cancellations within 30 days of the scheduled trip date, refunds or rescheduling will be left to our discretion. We will try to be fair and flexible. 
  • Deposits are non-refundable within 7 days of scheduled trip. 
  • Consumption of alcohol is discouraged
  • Use or possession of illegal drugs is prohibited in the boat. 

Book your trip today and discover the joys of guided fly fishing with us! Call 616-805-4393 or email justin@nomadanglers.com