Otter Lake Dam

This is a low head dam on small river. You can fish from bank above or below dam or from walkway on dam.

Type of Fishing: Shore

Typical Fish Species Available: Brown Trout, Bullhead, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout, Smallmouth Bass, Sucker, Walleye, Yellow Perch

Bait: Worms, Minnows, Artificial

Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Fees: No



Boat Launch Boat Launch
Rustic Restrooms Rustic Restrooms






Additional Information

Fish Stocking
Lake Map


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Driving Directions

Turn West on Arnheim Road from US-41 (1 mi. N of Houghton/Baraga County line). Go west about 4 miles until you cross the Sturgeon River. Turn right (north) on 1st road to right past river. Road dead ends at Dam.

County: Houghton

City/Township: Portage

Town/Range/Section: 52N, 34W, sec 1