Fishing in Traverse City

Winter fishing in Traverse City is easier than you might think -- whether you’re fishing the rivers for big steelhead or camped out on the ice waiting for some tasty perch or walleye to hit your hook -- the secret to successful winter fishing is to always dress warmly and know where to look!

Choose the lakes you want to fish in, take a look at Michigan's Fishing rules and regulations and find out where to get a license with these helpful Department of Natural Resources' links below. 

Fish Stocking Database 
Michigan Fishing Guide 

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