Lake Skegemog, Michigan Fishing

Location and Information: Lake Skegemog is one of the most popular fishing lakes in Michigan. It is located in Antrim, Grand Traverse and Kalkaska Counties and has a surface area of just under 2,800 acres. The name ‘Skegemog’ means “where the waters meet.” The lake has a max depth of approximately 30 feet and its over all length is three and a half miles. There are multiple different species to fish for on this body of water; especially good for Muskellunge.

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

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

Black Crappie: State Limits Apply

Bluegill: State Limits Apply

Trout: State Limits Apply

Lake Skegemog Fishing Videos

Marinas on Lake Skegemog

Marina Name: Luhrs Landing Marina

Address: 13707 W Torch River Rd, Rapid City, MI 49676


Phone: (231) 322-2868

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