Michigan Fishing Destinations

Higgins Lake

Apache Trout Brown Trout Lake Trout and 3 more species

Higgins Lake is located in Roscommon County, Michigan, and is a popular destination for fishing enthusiasts. The lake is home to a variety of fish species, including lake trout, brown trout, rainbow trout, northern pike, and walleye. Nearby activities include hiking, camping, and swimming. Fishing tips for Higgins Lake include using live bait or lures, trolling with downriggers, and fishing deep holes or drop-offs. The best time to visit is in the spring or fall, with average temperatures ranging from 40-60°F. Get driving directions.

HIGGINS LAKE
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Fish Species

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The apache trout is considered to be critically endangered by the IUCN.

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The brown trout is one of the world’s most widely distributed and highly esteemed freshwater fish.

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The lake trout has considerable value both as a sport fish and a food fish.

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The northern pike is a holarctic species, meaning that it occurs around the world in northern, or Arctic waters.

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The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms.

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The walleye is a wide-ranging, North American species that occurs virtually everywhere on the mainland.