Best Michigan Fishing Lakes
Top places to fish for bass, catfish, crappie and more in MI.
Burt Lake, Hamlin Lake, Houghton Lake, Hubbard Lake, Lake Gogebic, Lake St Clair, Manistique Lake and Mullett Lake are the most popular places for fishing in Michigan, offering anglers the chance to pursue a variety of fish species.
Best Bass Lakes
Popular Catfish Lakes
Top Crappie Lakes
Favorite Sunfish-Panfish Lakes
Elk Lake, Hamlin Lake, Houghton Lake, Hubbard Lake, Lake Charlevoix, Lake Gogebic, Lake Leelanau, Lake St Clair, Manistique Lake and Mullett Lake are popular lakes to fish for bluegill, bream, perch and other sunfish. More...
Best Walleye Lakes
Popular Trout Lakes
Favorite Salmon Lakes
Lake Erie, Lake Huron, Lake Michigan and Lake Superior are the most popular lakes for atlantic and coho salmon fishing. More...
Visit the Michigan fishing page for links to information covering a wide variety of fish species and local fishing choices in the state. Visit the Michigan map to identify your best route to these top fishing locations. Look to our sister site for additional information about boating in MI at many of the most popular lakes in the state.