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Pere Marquette River Lodge

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The salmon were running and the fishing was great. While you probably can't go wrong with any of the guides on the river, Frank and Kyle from the PM Lodge were awesome. They not only knew where and how to find the fish, but ran a really fun day... lots of fish, lots of laughs and a grilled steak lunch....

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

we did a two day trip with Kyle Hartman. stayed in a house off the river. Kyle made the trip. all of the guides were first class. don't take a trip without staying with the lodge, booking a tip, and requesting Kyle!

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Port Huron, Michigan
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We came home from a long day on the river to fireworks which started at midnight and went to 1:30. The band that was playing till 2 am wasn't keeping us from sleep even though I don't think this was the venue. I had to sign a sheet when checking in about quiet times what a joke that was. The...

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Room was nice, older fixtures in the bathroom showing their age but clean, well kept and new bed. Great main room in the lodge. Nice views, great staff, awesome location, plenty of parking. Good fly shop on site. Quick access to ATV trails. We'll stay there again.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Brought my mother here for a long weekend of fly fishing for Steelhead. The lodge is a great fishing lodge - not too many frills - but the roaring fireplace goes a long way to restore you after a long day on the river. The lodge owners are great - super friendly and helpful, no matter your experience or age....

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Wausau, Wisconsin
Reviewed 11 April 2016

My wife and I wanted to do a fly rod float trip on the PM for spring steelhead with a guide. Both of us are novice fly fisherman. From past experience, I knew of the lodge's location and fly shop. We spent two nights at the lodge and floated the river with Frank Willetts, owner and guide, on his hand...

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Bolo
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We needed to learn more about Winter Steelheading. Contacting the Pere Marquette River Lodge was our plan. Learn from the best. Frank was our guide for the day. We had a great day, hooking up a big Steely in our first hole! We learned a ton from Frank, his patients, teaching techniques and knowledge. I would highly recommend using the...

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1Thank Jim P
Adare, Ireland
Reviewed 28 January 2016

I booked a guided trip for early December after calling and being assured that the Salmon Run was still going strong. This is a great old lodge, "up north" as they say in Michigan on the Pere Marquette, or PM. My guide, Chris, was very knowledgeable (funny thing, he goes by the nickname "Uber," which is German for "about." I'm...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

My buddy and I spent a couple nights at the lodge in late October, and it was a wonderful experience. The lodge is completely set up for the fly fisherman, complete with an area to clean your waders and then dry them. The room was very clean, and my bed was extremely comfortable. We also took a guided trip with...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 October 2015

The guides were incredibly knowledgeable, funny and great cooks! Cabin was somewhat dated, but very up north cottage feel as you would expect. Memorable experience with the family and would do it all over again!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 2015 Orvis Endorsed Outfitter of the Year Finalist, the Pere Marquette River Lodge is nestled on the banks of the world famous Pere Marquette River. We are a Platinum Level Orvis Dealer and Orvis Endorsed Lodging Outfitter Guide Service. We offer clean, comfortable lodging in the main lodge, rustic cabins and two houses on the river. The staff here are both very courteous and knowledgeable of the surrounding waters. Our full service Orvis fly shop is staffed and outfitted to meet your every need while insuring your best destination fishing experience. The guide staff here is unprecedented and well versed on many of the local rivers: Pere Marquette, White, Pine, Ausable, Manistee and the Muskegon. Feel free to check them out on the web page. If you are looking for corporate retreats, family reunions, mountain biking, canoeing, kayaking, or a relaxed round of golf or just good old fashion fun the lodge is the perfect place. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pere Marquette River Lodge

Address: 8841 S.M-37, Rte. 1, Box 1290, Baldwin, MI 49304
Region: United States > Michigan > Lake County > Baldwin
Price Range: $79 - $172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pere Marquette River Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“I would tent before staying here again.”
 of 5 bubbles allen94, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for upstairs, else you'll be off the main room in the lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles jerryab9rj, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms open directly to the open space Great Room. A little more privacy may be obtained by 2nd floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles mrjigalot, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend that you consider booking Vinny when you book your room.”
 of 5 bubbles JoeAngler, 9 Apr 2015 | Read review
“They have single, double rooms and cabins, ask staff to show you what's available!”
 of 5 bubbles 457sandrag, 8 May 2014 | Read review
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