Fishing At Torch Lake
Fishing for smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, brown trout, lake trout, steelhead, rock bass, yellow perch, Atlantic salmon, muskie and northern pike at Torch Lake in Michigan.
Known for its crystal clear water, Torch Lake is an excellent destination for boating, beach parties and fishing. The lake is 19 miles long with 18,800 surface acres and over 40 miles of shoreline. Anglers are drawn to this lake, in the northwest part of the lower peninsula, to fish for bass, trout, walleye, salmon, musky and pike. Big fish, and large populations, give fishing enthusiasts hope for some of the best fishing around. Great fishing is available most of the year, including ice fishing in winter. Fishing guides and charters are available to enhance your chances of catching a trophy, or to have a trip of a lifetime. Numerous boat launch ramps are conveniently located around the lake, which has no horsepower limits for boats. This big lake is ideal for pontoon boats and larger pleasure and fishing boats, yet there are plenty of areas where kayaks, canoes and car-top boats can enjoy a day on the water. The area has plenty of camping, RV hookups, lodging, restaurants, bait shops and supplies.
Primary fish species residing in Torch Lake
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Torch Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Torch Grove Camp Ground - 231 322-2891
Barnes Park Campground - 231 599-2712
Chain O' Lakes Campground - 231 533-8432
Torch Lake MI Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
6509 Crystal Springs Rd.
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Torch Lake in MI
General Fishing Info
Fishing for smallmouth bass, lake trout, Atlantic salmon, muskie and northern pike in the northwest part of the lower peninsula, MI.