Fishing At Long Lake
AKA: Long Lake Park
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, walleye, brown trout, lake trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, rock bass, yellow perch and northern pike at Long Lake in Michigan.
Big, fat smallmouth bass are the top draws for anglers at Long Lake, a 5,600-acre lake in the northeast corner of the lower peninsula, 5 miles north of Alpena. In addition to smallies, walleye, trout, sunfish, perch and northern pike reside here. There are several boat launch ramps, a marina, and boat rentals available at the lake. Fishing enthusiasts can explore 25 miles of shoreline, or work the deeper channels, flats and ledges in search of their favorite species. In winter, ice fishing is popular. Camping, restaurants, lodging, and supplies are all at or nearby the lake.
Primary fish species residing in Long Lake
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Long Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: NO
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Long Lake Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the southeast section of the lake, off Hinks Park Road, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with docks and gravel parking.
US Highway 23 N Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of the lake, off US Highway 23 N, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Long Lake Park - 989 595-2401
Long Lake MI Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Parker House Restaurant, Cottages, and Motel
US Route 23
Alpena, Michigan 49707
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Long Lake in MI
General Fishing Info
Fishing for quality smallmouth bass in the northeast corner of the lower peninsula, MI.