The Hex Hatch: Midnight Fishing on Michigan's Au Sable

June 17, 2007 By: Marshall Cutchin

“One thing I learned a long time ago is that if you fish at night, you have to know what stuff is in which pocket of your fishing vest. If you pare it down to just the stuff you’ll need, and take the other stuff out, life will be a lot more efficient,” [Don Kirk] said. Another key bit of advice uncovered by Eric Sharp in the Detroit Free Press: arrive at the river before dark so that you get your bearings before you lose the light.