Grand River Guided Fly Fishing Trips

The Grand River in Grand Rapids, Michigan, presents an exceptional fishing playground for anglers of all skill levels. As the longest river in the state, it offers an abundance of fishing opportunities and diverse fish species. Anglers can cast their lines in pursuit of Smallmouth Bass, Steelhead, Chinook Salmon, Northern Pike, and more. With its gently flowing currents and scenic surroundings, the Grand River provides an inviting setting for fly fishing and traditional angling alike. Whether you are a local resident or a visiting angler, the Grand River promises an unforgettable fishing experience amidst the natural beauty of Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Grand Rapids Steelhead Fishing Trips

Explore the Grand River and Other West Michigan Rivers with Our Guided Fly Fishing Trips:

1. Grand River: Flowing majestically through West Michigan, the Grand River offers diverse fishing opportunities. Join our guided trips to target trophy smallmouth bass, steelhead, and salmon, all while savoring the scenic beauty of the river's surroundings.

2. Muskegon River: Known for its world-class trout, steelhead and salmon fishing, the Muskegon River promises an exhilarating experience. Our expert guides will navigate you through the river's twists and turns, leading you to the most rewarding fishing spots.

3. Rogue River: Enjoy a peaceful escape on the Rogue River, a hidden gem for trout, steelhead and smallmouth bass fishing. Our guides will help you hone your skills and discover the river's best-kept secrets.

4. Flat River: Ideal for anglers seeking a tranquil fishing experience, the Flat River offers a serene setting for catching smallmouth bass and other species. Our guides will make sure you make the most of this serene environment.

5. Thornapple River: Delve into the Thornapple River's calm waters smallmouth bass. Our guided trips are perfect for anglers of all levels, from beginners to seasoned fly fishers.

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.

Flat River Smallmouth Bass Fishing


Full Day- $450

Half Day - $350

Half Day Walk In - $325

Hourly Instructional - $50/hr

  • 1-2 Anglers
  • 3 Hour max
  • Casting instruction
  • Equipment and Flies provided
  • Valid Michigan Fishing License, waders and boots required for walk in instruction

A deposit of $200 is required at the time of booking to secure dates for Full, Half, and Walk in trips.


  • A deposit of $200 is required at the time of booking to secure dates for Full and Half Day trips, $100 for Half Day Walk In Trips, and $25 for Hourly Instruction. 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. 

Join Nomad Anglers for Unforgettable Fly Fishing Adventures:

Immerse yourself in the tranquility of West Michigan's rivers and elevate your fly fishing skills with the guidance of our experienced anglers. Nomad Anglers is committed to providing you with a memorable and fulfilling fishing adventure in the heart of West Michigan's natural beauty. Guided fly fishing trips are available for Trout, Steelhead, Salmon, and Smallmouth Bass. Book your trip today and discover the joys of guided fly fishing with us! Call 616-805-4393 or email