Kalkaska County and Antrim County

Kalkaska County with miles of forest, broken by 86 lakes and 275 miles of trout streams is a sportmans paradise. With lots of state land and swamps the hunting is very good. Log, Bear, Twin, and Big Guernsey are great rainbow & brown trout lakes. While Elk and Torch offer great lake trout and huge smallmouth bass in the summer. Lake Skegemog offers great perch,bass, pike, muskie, large and smallmouth bass. Antrim County have a great lake system called the chain of lakes. This system offers a wide range of fishing. You can catch every fish in Northern Michigan in these lakes each lake has a different species of fish that is unique to the lake. Elk, Skegemog, Torch, Clam, Bellaire, and Intermediate Lakes form the chain that has some of the best water in the world.

212 Cedar Street Kalkaska, MI 49646
231-258-8892

Has a large selection of tackle and all the live bait

Mancelona Sports
311 N. Williams Mancelona, Mi 49656
231-587-9421

Has a full line of tackl;e and live bait

115 W. Caynga Bellaire, Mi 49615
231-533-8559

Has a full line of bait and tackle, but is not open in the winter

Butch’s Tackle & Marina
6235 Cystal Spring Rd. Bellaire, MI 49615
231-377-6787

Has a full line of bait and tackle, but not open in winter

Bellaire Bait and Tackle

204 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615

(231) 350-7126

Full line of bait and tackle

Eastport Market

5431 US-31, Eastport, MI 49627

(231) 599-2507

Full Line of bait and tackle

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Just getting set up. South end(Long)

Thanks for your time appreciate the report.

That’s story of Long Lake…Smalleyes

Thanks for all the updates. This is a great help.

Josh Chandler

Jake Stowe

Hunter James Tharp

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Lake Leelanau has been good for walleye and
Empire Outdoors or Roadside minnows is your place to get fresh bait in Leelanau county
Lake Leelanau Walleye 🐟
Congratulations Nick Skrocki on a nice catch
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Lake Leelanau has been good for walleye and
Empire Outdoors  or Roadside minnows is your place to get fresh bait in Leelanau county
Lake Leelanau Walleye 🐟
Congratulations Nick Skrocki on a nice catch

 

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Ken James

Corey Weaver Connor Stapleton

Any hints? Please?

Peter VanWagner

Chris Gomery

Ryan Boone

How much ice?

Kyle Anderson

9” off perrins

Harry VandenBroek

Kyler J Aiken

Ulysses Lennon

Live bait and tackle available 7days a week in Lake Leelanau at Lake Leelanau Narrows Resort. Great to see the fisherman out!

Lake Leelanau Narrows Resort Bait & Tackle is a great place too!

No no no you’re dead wrong. Greg Alsip with lake leelanau narrows resort bait and tackle has the best gear

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Sturgeon Joe Shanty has been out for one week on Otsego Lake by Gaylord and Jack gets the first sturgeon.
Catch and release 51 1/2 in.
Way to go Jack!!!!
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Sturgeon Joe Shanty  has been out for one week on Otsego Lake by Gaylord  and Jack gets the first sturgeon.
Catch and release 51 1/2 in.
Way to go Jack!!!!

 

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Chuck Thompson

Wow

Jeremiah Tanner Jimmy Udell

Nice fish WTG Jack …. is hard to believe they survive in that shallow water but they sure do

Mark Berndt

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