At this time, a commercial fish guide permit is NOT needed to use DNR-managed boating access sites for the purpose of providing fish guiding services except for guides who provide fish guiding services on the Pere Marquette River. The number of permitted fishing guides on the Pere Marquette River system has been capped and no new permits are being issued at this time.
All others simply need:
If you have questions about providing fish guiding services on the Pere Marquette River, please contact:
Lori Green, 989-275-5151 x 2722006