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True North Trout

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Floats & Private tours~ Fly Fishing northern Michigan>With a myriad of excellent flowing waters within an hours reach of home-base, Boyne City, we strive to be on the pulse of which river has what hatch going on at various times of the year-taking...more
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346 State St, Boyne City, MI 49712-1205
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

If you want to fish N. MI and you want to hire a guide, Koz is the only choice you need to make. You'll have a great day on the water no matter what and you'll have an amazing gourmet lunch to top it off....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you~ always good to spend a day on the water with you.

Reviewed 21 July 2018

It is truly amazing when you meet a person that is doing what they were placed on earth to do. From my perspective, Brian Kozminski has found that place. Koz is a fantastic instructor and and excellent guide. He gets you out in the water...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kevin O
Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Thank you~ it was a pleasure spending time on the river with you! Tight Lines, Koz

Reviewed 12 July 2018

My 18 and 17 year old sons decided they wanted to get into fly fishing. Needless to say I was ecstatic to hear this. Knowing my boys I figured it would be best to have a guide give them their first instruction; as they might...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

A lot of guides on the Au Sable and other northern MI rivers can be pretty pretentious and impatient, but you’re not going to deal with any of that from Brian. This guy puts you on fish and gives you clarity and direction while you’re...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ian C
Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you~ that means a lot. Happy to help make peoples memories and experience on the water a positive one. Someday, I might even be a 'good stick'. Tight Lines, Koz

Reviewed 25 April 2018

This review is heinously tardy. Mr. Koz I hope you'll forgive me. I had the immense pleasure of fishing the Manistee last August with TNT, thanks to his generous donation of a half-day trip to a conservation organization. I was the lucky essay contest winner...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

WOW- thank you! (speechless) look forward to watching your progression and passion for the rivers... Tight Lines, Koz

Reviewed 24 April 2018

Brian is a great guide and super knowledgeable about all the important things - where the fish are, what the fish are thinking and what they're hungry for. He took my husband and I (very different skill levels) and managed to teach us both and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you!! Look forward to warmer weather and getting wet soon!

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Floated the Holy waters section of the AuSable with Koz and had a great time! Brian is super knowledgeable and patient. Great guide to fish with.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thank YOU!!! Had great day on the river with you! Look forward to more time and more rivers in the future~ Tight Lines, Koz

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Koz is, hands down, one of the best guides around. His patience and instruction with this newbie made my learning curve (and fishing experience) that much better. His knowledge and enthusiasm for anything related to fly fishing demonstrates that he lives what he preaches. Do...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you! look forward to spending more time in the river with you. Tight Lines! Koz

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Brian Koz arranged a float for 8 persons on a Thursday in June. It was a first time float for several of the group and Brian set up 3 other guides and orchestrated the entire event. A great time was had by all!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you~ Fun times and memories of future trout to chase still haunt...

Reviewed 19 June 2017

Brian provided an all out great experience for both myself and my son. My son (12 years old) is new to fly fishing so for his birthday we booked a 5 hour evening float trip with Brian. From the time we met in the campground...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Brian K, Owner at True North Trout, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you!! Glad we had an awesome night in the water!! Tight Lines, Koz

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