Department of Natural Resources
A productive lake produced by a dam. Completely surrounded by state land and a very scenic place to fish. The lake is managed by the State of Michigan, Department of Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation Division, Ionia Recreation Area.
Type of Fishing: Shore, Pier, Boat
Typical Fish Species Available: Brook Trout, Brown Trout, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout, Sunfish, Walleye, Yellow Perch
Bait: Worms, Minnows, Artificial
Hours: Dawn until Dusk
Fees: Yes (Recreation Passport)
Beach and Swimming
North off David Hwy between Saranac and Ionia.
Town/Range/Section: T07N, R07W, Sec 34
Latitude/Longitude: 42.9441994 / -85.1258408