Department of Natural Resources
Channel between Lake Macatawa and Lake Michigan. This area is used by anglers to catch smallmouth bass, sheepshead, yellow perch, salmon and steelhead. The water is deep on each side and is not the best for young children. Life jackets are recommended.
Typical Fish Species Available: Brown Trout, Bullhead, Carp, Catfish, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Rainbow Trout, Smallmouth Bass, Sucker, Sunfish, Walleye, Whitefish, White Bass, Yellow Perch
Type of Fishing: Pier
Bait: Worms, Minnows, Artificial
Hours: 8 am - 10 pm
Fees: Yes (Recreation Passport)
Beach and Swimming
From US 31 take Lakewood Blvd. West. Lakewood turns into Ottawa Beach Road. Continue 6 miles to the end of the road which leads into the Holland State Park Day Use Parking lot.
City/Township: Holland/Park Township
Town/Range/Section: 05N, 16W, 33
Latitude/Longitude: 42.774519 / -86.210382