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Lake Charlevoix In Michigan

Lake Charlevoix, Michigan

Boating, camping and fishing.

Fantastic views and awesome boating opportunities make Lake Charlevoix a great destination weekenders and vacationers. This 17,200-acre lake in the northwest corner of the lower peninsula, has over 50 miles of shoreline. Plenty of boat launch ramps provide access for sailboats, pontoons, pleasure boats, canoes, kayaks and all manner of fishing boats. Rental boats are also available at a half dozen locations. Everything you need for boating, camping and fishing is available on the lake, or very close by, including marinas, lodging, campgrounds, restaurants and a wide variety of shopping. Numerous fish species await anglers who enjoy fishing. Access to the shore for fishing is available at parks, campgrounds and public areas around the lake. In winter trout, perch, walleye, pike and sunfish are all available to those who enjoy ice fishing.

Lake Charlevoix Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES


East Jordan City Campground - 231 536-2561

Whiting Park Campground - 231 582-7040

Young State Park Campground - 231 582-7523

Lake Charlevoix Map


Fish species found in Lake Charlevoix include smallmouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, lake trout, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, rock bass, yellow perch and northern pike.

Smallmouth bass Channel catfish Black crappie Walleye Rainbow trout Brown trout Lake trout Bluegill Pumpkinseed Sunfish Rock Bass Yellow Perch Northern pike

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Local Contact Information

Lake Charlevoix
East Jordan City Tourist Park Campground
218 N Lake St
East Jordan, MI 49727
231 536-2561

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