Lake Fishing

Lake Fishing

Our region features a variety of inland lakes just perfect for dropping a line. Our spring-fed lakes are known for bass, bluegill, northern pike, and more. Don’t miss out on great year-round fishing opportunities on the lakes of Newaygo County.

4 Seasons of Fishing

The diverse waterways of Newaygo County allow fishermen to cast a line any time of the year. From summer lake fishing to winter ice fishing we have an adventure for you. Our lakes offer numerous species of fish, our fishing season calendar will help you make the most of your seasonal outing.

Stories from the Lake

Early Winter Getaway

Early Winter Getaway

With the busy holiday season behind us, who isn’t ready for some “me time”? Maybe a quiet walk in the woods, casting a line along a rapidly flowing riverbank, or pedaling through the pines can provide the renewal you seek. Newaygo County welcomes all seekers to come...

Kids Free Fishing!

Kids Free Fishing!

Beginning in 1983, Russell Gilbert Kids Free Fishing is a day where families can gather for fun times and even have a chance to win big money!  On the first Kids Free Fishing day, 8 anglers joined in the fun & over the years, they have seen over 400 anglers...

Success at Dam to Dam 2018

Success at Dam to Dam 2018

by Carmen Faulkner At sunrise, the serious contenders went out. They walked or snowshoed or rode snowmobiles. Some carried ice shanties, others stuck true to what I would consider to be the ‘old school, torturous’ tradition of sitting on buckets in the wind and cold....

Dam to Dam Ice Fishing Tournament

Dam to Dam Ice Fishing Tournament

by Carmen Faulkner All right everyone, the winter thaw is over! The few days of warm weather and the reminders from green grass poking up from under the usual January snow was wonderful, but wintery conditions have made their way back into the forecast for the...

Your Day on the Lake

Newaygo is the perfect hub to begin your fishing adventure. Whether you are planning an overnight stay or a week long vacation, we have the right spot to rest your head. What are you waiting for?