Muskegon River Outfitters

Capt. Jim Berthiaume Kinross, MI Incorporated Licensed Insured

Muskegon River Outfitters is Michigan’s premier fly and spin tackle guide service targeting Salmon, Steelhead, Trout, and Smallmouth Bass in the pristine waters of West Michigan.

Jim Berthiaume is Owner and Head Guide for Muskegon River Outfitters. For him it’s more than a job, it’s a PASSION. He has spent hours on the river, studying the water and the fish that inhabit it. He enjoys sharing this passion with new and experienced anglers and shares the message that fishing is far more than just catching. His goal to provide a world class experience that shows his customers the beauty of nature, the skill of angling, and the thrill of the catch.

A Full Day Trip with Muskegon River Outfitters is 8 hours of pure Michigan fishing! We can take three anglers with us as we target Trout, Salmon, Steelhead, or Smallmouth Bass. This Michigan fishing guide is happy to teach you, or help you improve your fly fishing, drift fishing, or spinning. Don’t worry, we’ll provide all equipment needed for this trip. Including Fly Fishing equipment, rods and reels, tackle, bait, and lures.

There are several rivers in West Michigan that Muskegon River Outfitters can guide you to the fish. Among them include Muskegon River, Pere Marquette River, Manistee River, Grand River, and Rogue River. Fishing Guide Jim is very familiar with each of these opportunities and looks forward to showing you the beauty of fishing these rivers.

If you’re staying in or near Grand Rapids, Michigan – we invite you to join us for a day of fishing! Muskegon River Outfitters is a full-service private fishing guide in West Michigan, ready to take your group out for a great day on the area rivers! Bring some food and drinks, a great attitude, and your camera to capture the memories of the day! Don’t wait… book your Muskegon River fishing trip today!

833-I-GO-FISH (446-3474)

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  Launch Location

Cain Siding Road, Kinross

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Trips start at $400

1 Trips

1-3 guests

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2009 ' Airboat

  • No Illegal Substances



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Includes 2 guests
+$100 per additional guest, Max 3 guests

Includes 2 guests (+$100  $ per additional guest • Max 3 guests)

Trip time: 7:00am to 3:00pm (8 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

8 hour guided river trip for 1-2 anglers $400. A third angler can be added for an additional $100.

All equipment and tackle provided!

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Fish Species

Brown Trout
Coho Salmon
King Salmon
Largemouth Bass
Rainbow Trout
Smallmouth Bass

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew

Boat Features

  • Cooler

Fishing Techniques

  • Drift Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Spinning

Fishing Policies

  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fly Fishing Equipment
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Fishing Location

  • Inshore
  • River
  • Stream

About the Vessel


Capt. Jim Berthiaume

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