Kids Fishing In Michigan
Ideas and locations to take kids fishing in MI.
Fishing and the great outdoors offers kids an alternative to many influences they encounter in their busy lives today. A single fishing trip could be the turning point in a young life, and we encourage you to invest the time in Michigan kids. The rewards are endless and it takes so little effort.
Places in Michigan to take kids fishing
Consider these small lakes, ponds, creeks and urban fishing locations as places to take a kid fishing in the Great Lakes State.
- Ford Lake Park
- Battle Creek Linear Park
- Bay City Rec Area
- Carronde Park
- Galien Fishing Platform
- Brevoort Lake
- Mackinaw City Pier
- Elizabeth Park
- Hines Park
- Lake Erie Metropark
- Tri-Centennial St Park
- Riverside Park
- Bear River Pier
- Petoskey East Side Pier
- Lake Michigamme
- Emerson Park
- Stratford Woods Park
- Ed H. Henning County Park
- Traverse City Public Park
- Traverse City State Park
- Bald Mountain Rec Area
- Cass Lake
Top 3 tips for taking kids fishing in MI
1. Make sure that the goal is to have fun. Catching fish is a bonus.
2. Keep it simple. Simple tackle, techniques and locations.
3. Keep the focus on the kids. Be a hero by helping them enjoy the day.
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Kids, fishing and smiles naturally go together. Take a kid fishing and you just might change the course of their life. Then take pictures and send us one of them holding their prized catch. We will happily post it on our MI kids fishing photos page.
Kids fishing locations and information, by state.
Help us identify other youth fishing spots in MI.
If you are aware of a great place to take kids fishing in your area, please let us know. We can add it to our list. Every kid that catches a fish there will appreciate the fact that you made the effort.