Department of Natural Resources
Fishing spots that are family friendly, easy to access and have a high likelihood of catching fish.
This weekly report is intended to give you an idea of fishing conditions around the state.
Information on who needs a license, how much they cost and where you can buy them.
Visit the fishing home page for more information about fishing in Michigan.
Prime fishing sites on the Great Lakes and times of year when great opportunities exist.
Biologist-verified great trout waters with site descriptions, regulations and more.
Two weekends each year are designated as Free Fishing Weekend. No license needed!
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