Fishing Spots, Reports, and Regulations in Saint Joseph River

4.5

Berrien County, MI

Place public
Water Fresh
Depth 30 ft.

If you're planning to go fishing at Saint Joseph River, it's essential to be aware of the local fishing regulations in the Berrien County area. These regulations are in place to protect the environment and ensure a sustainable fishing experience. Before you cast your line, it's crucial to familiarize yourself with the rules and boundaries governing fishing in this area, as well as the specific regulations applicable to Saint Joseph River.

You can find detailed information about the fishing regulations and legal requirements by consulting local authorities and resources in Berrien County, Michigan, United States of America. This knowledge will help ensure a responsible and enjoyable fishing trip at Saint Joseph River.

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Saint Joseph River Fishing Map

Explore the Saint Joseph River fishing map for a comprehensive understanding of the water boundaries 42°06'44.8"N 86°28'47.0"W and prime fishing spots.

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Fish Species to Catch in the Saint Joseph River, MI

While you're at it, don't forget to check the fishing regulations at Saint Joseph River to understand the specifics of catching each fish in Michigan.

There are countless Saint Joseph River fish species to lure and explore on your next fishing trip. Every fish has its own set of rules and requirements that you must follow. Each fish species is subject to unique regulations, including fishing seasons, size limits, possession limits, and more.

Explore the fishing regulations for Northern pike, Smallmouth bass, Channel catfish, Largemouth bass, Walleye, Lake trout, Coho salmon and others, as of June 19, 2024, to ensure you are in compliance with the latest rules. To view regulations for a different fish species, please select your preferred species from the list.

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Northern pike

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Regulation

Bag limit

2

Min size

24"

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Smallmouth bass

#Popular
Regulation

Bag limit

5

Min size

14"

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Channel catfish

#Popular
Regulation

Season

Always open

Bag limit

10

Min size

12"

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Largemouth bass

Regulation

Bag limit

5

Min size

14"

Above are just a few of the species found in Saint Joseph River. However, for complete information about the rules for fishing in Saint Joseph River you can use the Fishbox app. Fishbox is your trusted assistant, providing detailed regulations for 17 species of fish in Saint Joseph River.

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Fishing Spots Near the Saint Joseph River

Must visit the following nearest Saint Joseph River fishing spots on your next fishing trip to extend the fun.

4.5

LaPorte County, IN

6 hot spots

4.7

Kalamazoo County, MI

7 hot spots

4.8

Ottawa County, MI

9 hot spots

4.8

Cook County, IL

10 hot spots

4.4

Cook County, IL

10 hot spots

4.7

Cook County, IL

10 hot spots

4.5

Cook County, IL

7 hot spots

4.2

Kosciusko County, IN

6 hot spots

4.5

Cook County, IL

10 hot spots

4.8

Cook County, IL

10 hot spots

Tips and Tricks for Fishing on Saint Joseph River

  • The best time to fish for pike and muskellunge in the Saint Joseph River is during summer. A 9-11 weight fly rod works well.
  • A 7-8 weight fly rod and matching fly reel will work great for Saint Joseph River.
  • Streamers, spey flies and large marabou patterns flies will help you to catch fish. Black and purple colors for lures are the most popular here.
  • Anchoring and working spawn or using lures through the run work excellent here.
  • Crankbaits such as flatfish, hot-n-tots and wiggle warts are effective lures for steelhead here.

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