Michel Creek is probably one of the finest walk n' wade cutthroat streams in North America. A small and intimate tributary of the Elk River, it is well known for having a healthy population of surprisingly large cutthroat. Big Boulders and log jam structure make this creek a great place to test your accuracy and skill. If you time it just right you may get to experience one of the many great hatches that come off this amazing stretch of water The angler must match the hatch in order to outsmart these fish. With easy access the Michele Creek is a beautiful piece of water to be enjoyed by all ages and ability levels.

Our bait recommendations

Here's the baits that our Pros love for this lake.