Although you can always catch some smallmouth shallow all year long, the vast majority of them have moved offshore. Go out from Crocker into 15-18 fow and look for weed clumps. Fish tubes and dropshots. Also mile roads area in 15-16 fow casting crankbaits.
Muskies are good in Anchor Bay. Launch next to Selfrdge Air Base at the end of M-59. Anywhere in 7-9 fow cast or troll cranks, bucktails, and choppers. Grass Island area always hold some fish. Find the cabbage weed clumps.