Sessions Lake

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 Beach and Swimming
Camping Camping
Picnic Tables, Shelters, Grills and Water Pump Picnic Tables, Grills, Shelters and Water Pump
Playground Playground
Rustic Restrooms Rustic Restrooms
Walking Trails Walking Trails


Additional Information

Fish Stocking


Image of Sessions Lake

Driving Directions

North off David Hwy between Saranac and Ionia.

County: Ionia

City/Township: Berlin

Town/Range/Section: T07N, R07W, Sec 34

Latitude/Longitude: 42.9441994 / -85.1258408

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