Michigan's world-class fishing is in your backyard
Get great fishing deals from top Michigan destinations:
- Alpena Fishing
You’ll find numerous inland lakes and river systems that offer a variety of healthy fish species. Locations for trolling, fly fishing, and even deep water options abound in and around Alpena.
- Benzie County Fishing
From the turquoise waters of Lake Michigan to the sparkling inland rivers and lakes, Benzie County is bursting with fishing opportunities for young and old.
- Cadillac Fishing
Between the lakes and nearby rivers, the area boasts an incredible sport fishery. Anglers can find walleye, pike, perch, rainbow trout and all manner of pan fish in the immediate area.
- Charlevoix Fishing
The Charlevoix area is home to many fish species as there are a variety a water bodies, including: Lake Michigan, Lake Charlevoix, numerous inland lakes, rivers and streams.
- Jackson Fishing
Whether you are a recreational fisherman from the dock or a championship ice fisher, there are many opportunities for you to take advantage of Jackson’s waterways!
- Manistee Fishing
Manistee County is home to three fantastic harbors and three rivers. We also have many public boat launches that will give you access to Lake Michigan, inland lakes and scenic rivers.
- Mecosta County Fishing
We are home over 100 lakes and numerous streams, and the majestic Muskegon River, the 2nd longest river in Michigan. Come discover one of Michigan’s best kept fishing secrets!
- Sault Ste. Marie Fishing
The St.Mary's River offers four species of salmon and spectacular steelhead, northern pike, walleye, and small-mouthed bass provide great opportunities for sports fishing in our many lakes and bays.
- Traverse City Fishing
Steelhead and trout are available in the spring and opportunities in the area are plentiful.
- Online License System
Purchase a fishing license online at our eLicense site.