Lake Michigan

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 Beach and Swimming
Camping Camping
Concessions Concessions
Modern Restrooms
Picnic Tables, Shelter and Grills Picnic Tables, Shelter and Grills
Playground Playground



Additional Information

Fish Stocking


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Driving Directions

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.

County: Ottawa

City/Township: Holland/Park Township

Town/Range/Section: 05N, 16W, 33

Latitude/Longitude: 42.774519 / -86.210382