Lake Michigamme, Michigan fishing

Location and Information: Lake Michigamme is one of the most popular fishing lakes in Michigan. It is located in Marquette and Baraga Counties and has a surface area of just under 4,300 acres. this lake has a max depth around 69 feet. The lakes gets its name from Native American language and it means “Large Lake”

Popular Fishing Species List

Below, you will find a list of popular species on this lake, as well as the limits and size restrictions imposed by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.

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

Walleye: 15” minimum- 5 per angler

Yellow Perch: State Limits Apply

Northern Pike: 24” minimum- 2 per angler

Muskellunge:  1 per angler April 1st to March 31st

Trout: State Limits Apply

Black Crappie: State Limits Apply

Lake Michigamme Fishing

Marinas on Lake Michigamme

Marina Name: Ojibwa Marina

Address: 200 Light House Rd, Baraga, MI 49908


Phone: (906) 353-6955

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