Lake Fishing Information: Elk Lake is a popular lake in Michigan. It is located in Antrim and Grand Traverse County and covers approximately 7,730 acres. This lake lies within the 45th parallel and is halfway between the North Pole and the Equator. Other than its clear blue waters and beautiful scenery there are also multiple different species of fish to be caught on this lake.
Elk Lake Species List: According to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Lake Leelanau contains numerous species of popular fish. So, what type of fish are in this Lake? You can find Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Bluegill, Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Lake Trout, Muskie, Walleye and Yellow Perch on these waters.
Species Regulations and Limits
Largemouth Bass: Must be at least 14”- Limit 5
Smallmouth Bass: Must be at least 14”- Limit 5
Walleye: 15” minimum- 5 per angler
Yellow Perch: State Limits Apply
Brown Trout: State Limits Apply
Lake Trout: State Limits Apply
Rainbow Trout: State Limits Apply
Bluegill: State Limits Apply
Marinas on Elk Lake
Marina Name: Elk River Marina
Address: 118 Bridge St, Elk Rapids, MI 49629
Website: Not Available
Phone: (231) 264-9500
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