Fortune Chain

Beautiful beach, crystal clear water, boat launch available or use private boat rental available outside the park. Also easy shore fishing along the park's water frontage but a boat helps get from one to another of the Fortune Lakes Chain. Look for underwater crib structures for fish concentrations. The pond is managed by the State of Michigan, Department of Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation Division, Bewabic State Park.




Type of Fishing: Shore, Boat

Typical Fish Species Available: Black Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass, Sunfish, Walleye, Yellow Perch

Bait: Worms, Artificial

Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Fees: Yes (Recreation Passport)




Animal Friendly Animal Friendly
Beach and Swimming Beach and Swimming
Boat Launch Boat Launch
Camping Camping
Modern Restrooms Modern Restrooms
Picnic Tables, Shelter, Grills and Water Pump Picnic Tables, Shelter, Grills and Water Pump
Playground Playground
Walking Trails Walking Trails



Additional Information

Fish Stocking
Lake Maps


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Driving Directions

Go West of Crystal Falls on U.S. Highway 2 or East of Iron River on U.S. Highway 2 to entrance of Bewabic State Park.

County: Iron

City/Township: Crystal Falls/Crystal Falls and Mastodon Townships

Town/Range/Section: Bewabic State Park Boat Ramp 43N/33W/S28

Latitude/Longitude: Bewabic State Park Boat Ramp N46.089827 / W88.427326