Walking into Gates Lodge just feels like coming home again. It’s filled with family and friends you see nowhere else.

Marvin R

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Our guides can help you navigate the complex hatches and finicky fish of the Au Sable and Manistee Rivers.  Come spend a day on the water!

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Our guest rooms look over some of the finest trout water the Au Sable River has to offer.

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We offer a diverse, fresh menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner; and offer a huge selection of excellent sandwiches for eat-in, or to take to the river.

Latest Fishing Report

Nature owes me $100

Nature owes me $100

Free Fly Tying Saturday, February 6, 9 am – 2 pm:  time to gather the vises and get cranking once again!  This is a free event that is open to everyone, from folks who have never tied a fly, to those who have tied one too many.  If you don’t have anything, we have a vise, tools and materials to tie with…and a patience instructor to help you on your way.  Please RSVP.  Hope to see this Saturday!  More info here.  02/03/2016  Nature is big in a winter north of the Ohio River.   It daily creates obstacles that prevent your progress in a way that seems diabolical.  When we launched the boat on Tuesday we did so knowing full well what we were in for.  And the trip proved worth it at the halfway mark, as I flipped a streamer toward a wood wall that we said owed us something, as wood walls in trout streams sometimes seem to do. This wood wall reminded me of this guy that used to come around the lodge and fish with us young shop rats, guides, whoever.  He was a character.  Owes almost everyone up here a $100.  This guy had more IOUs than flies, which he’d also ceaselessly “borrow.”   To this day, one of us will say, “remember so and so?”  And almost everyone that works here will say, “Yeah, he owes me $100.”  But he was a riot to fish with. Well this was the trip that I almost got my $100 back, with interest.  I flipped it at the wood wall, thinking all you do is take take take, and... read more

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Gates Au Sable Lodge
471 Stephan Bridge Road
Grayling, MI 49738
Ph: 989-348-2541

Gates Au Sable Lodge

471 Stephan Bridge Rd
Grayling, MI 49738

Ph: 989-348-8462
Fax: 989-348-2541

Email: [email protected]

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