Platte Lake Fishing near Frankfort, Michigan
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Description for Platte Lake, Benzie County, Michigan
Platte Lake is a lake located just 8 miles from Frankfort, in Benzie County, in the state of Michigan, United States, near Averytown (historical), MI. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rock bass, brown trout, catfish, northern pike, crappie, bream/bluegill, walleye, largemouth bass, perch, smallmouth bass and pumpkinseed sunfish here. Whether you’re fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Platte Lake. Alternate names for this lake include Big Platte Lake.
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Fishing Reports near Platte Lake
"Pike, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, carp. Baits used yum dingers, lipless crank bait,pretty..." Bronson Lake
"This lake has a decent amount of crappie, bluegills and sun fish. Best fishing are in the deeper..." Berry Lake
"Fisherman are using minnows and wax worms for bluegill and crappie. Those with tip-ups have caught..." Lake Cadillac
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