Michigan Fishing Destinations

Lake Besser

Kelp Bass Northern Pike Smallmouth Bass and 3 more species

Lake Besser is a popular fishing spot in Alpena County, Michigan, with a variety of fish species available, including walleye, northern pike, smallmouth bass, and yellow perch. Nearby activities include hiking, biking, and camping in the nearby state parks. Fishing tips include using live bait or lures that mimic the local forage species. The best time to visit is in the summer and fall months when the weather is warm, and the fish are active. Average temperatures during this time range from 60-80°F. Get driving directions.

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Fish Species

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The kelp bass, a member of a large group of seabasses, which inhabit the eastern Pacific, is a robust 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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There is no doubt that the smallmouth bass rivals the largemouth in popularity.

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

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Despite its common name, the white perch is actually a bass and a close relative of the white bass and ...

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The yellow perch, unlike the so-called white perch, Morone americana, is a true perch, not a bass.