Coldwater Lake, Michigan Fishing

Location and Information: Coldwater Lake is one of the most popular fishing lakes in Michigan. It is located in Branch County and has a surface area of just over 1,600 acres. The max depth of this lake is 92 feet. There are two marinas and a public boat ramp on this lake. This lake has multiple different species of fish to catch.

This Lake Species List: According to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, this lake contains numerous species of popular fish. So, what type of fish are in this Lake? You can find Bluegill, Northern Pike, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Black Crappie, Muskie, Walleye and Yellow Perch.

Largemouth Bass: Must be at least 14”- Limit 5

Smallmouth Bass: Minimum of 14″- Limit 5 Per Angler

Walleye: 15” minimum- 5 per angler

Yellow Perch: 25” minimum- 5 per angler

Northern Pike: 24” minimum- 2 per angler

Black Crappie: State Limits Apply

Bluegill: State Limits Apply

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Marinas on Coldwater Lake

Marina Name: Coldwater Lake Marina

Address: 626 Lake Dr, Coldwater, MI 49036


Phone: (517) 317-8261

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