Portage Lake Fishing near Houghton, Michigan

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Details for Portage Lake

Species Caught Here:
Bass
Carp
Catfish
Crappie
Northern Pike
Perch
Smelt
Sturgeon
Sunfish
Trout
Walleye

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Description for Portage Lake, Houghton County, Michigan

Portage Lake is a lake located just 5.1 miles from Houghton, in Houghton County, in the state of Michigan, United States, near Sunshine Beach, MI. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including northern pike, bullhead, splake, sturgeon, sucker, smallmouth bass, perch, smelt, rainbow trout, pumpkinseed sunfish, rock bass, walleye and crappie here. Whether you’re baitcasting, net fishing, fly fishing or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Portage Lake.

Join us as we discuss the Michigan Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.

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