Portage Lake

Manistee - Michigan


  • 21 catches

  • 189 followers

  • 23 spots

Maximum 60 feet deep. As soon as the ice goes off the lake in the spring fish the shallows with dead bait for the really nice pike found here. The rest of the year try focusing your efforts on the mouth of the channel, the weedline along the south shore, ...

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Portage Lake Fishing Reports

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  1. slow day on portage lake. only kept 7

    Yellow Perch

  2. Smallmouth Bass with a wacky worm

    1. Scott Sorrell 0
      Nice bronze back
    2. ryan bright 0
      that is a really nice small now 👍👍👍
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  3. Details: Walleye with a #14 huskyjerk

  4. Details: dropoff

    92 perch keepers, all 7-10"

    1. Al Thomas 0
      awesome. those are 25 here. those are great to get into as well.
    2. steve serocke 0
      that's awesome ! I maxed out on crappie, which is 10 here
    3. Al Thomas 0
      50. there were two of us.
    4. steve serocke 0
      what's the limit there lol
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  5. 22 in. Round Whitefish with a spikes

    1. Ben Hoxsie 0
      What depth were they in? I'm headed out there Friday.
    2. John Matlak 0
      I guess they are actually Cisco
    3. Sher Carey 0
      I didn't know white fish were in Portage Lake !
    4. Nickolas PARIS 0
      awesome perfect matter size
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  6. Details: White fish with a spikes

  7. Caught on Lake Michigan was

    Chinook Salmon

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