Department of Natural Resources
Fishing from dedicated pier as well a good shore access around the lake. Try the shore south of the beach.
Type of Fishing: Shore, Pier, Boat
Typical Fish Species Available: Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Sunfish
Bait: Worms, Minnows, Artificial
Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Fees: Yes (Recreation Passport)
Follow signs from I-96 through Brighton on Brighton Rd. to Chilson Rd. Turn left on Chilson Rd. and after 1.5 miles turn left on Bishop Lake Rd. After 0.8 miles turn left into Brighton State Recreation Area and follow signs to fishing pier.
Address: 5426 Bishop Lake Rd., Brighton, MI
Town/Range/Section: T1N R5E Sec.10