Indian Lake State Park (Michigan)

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For the lake in Cass County, Michigan, see Indian Lake (Michigan).
Indian Lake State Park
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A view from the west side of Indian Lake
Map showing the location of Indian Lake State Park
Map showing the location of Indian Lake State Park
Location within the state of Michigan
Location Upper Peninsula, Schoolcraft County, Michigan USA
Nearest city Manistique, Michigan
Coordinates 45°56′40″N 86°19′40″W / 45.94444°N 86.32777°W / 45.94444; -86.32777Coordinates: 45°56′40″N 86°19′40″W / 45.94444°N 86.32777°W / 45.94444; -86.32777
Area 847 acres (343 ha)
Established 1933
Governing body Michigan Department of Natural Resources
http://www.michigandnr.com/parksandtrails/details.aspx?id=420&type=SPRK

Indian Lake State Park is a state park located in Schoolcraft County on the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The park is made up of two units, one on the south shore of Indian Lake, one on the west shore. The park features a swimming beach, boat launch, and modern bathroom facilities. Camping sites are available at the park as well.

Facilities and activities[edit]

  • Swimming
  • Playground
  • Hiking
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Fishing: The lake has been known to yield perch, rock and smallmouth bass, bluegill, walleye, northern pike, muskellunge, sturgeon and brown trout.
  • Picnicking
    • Picnic Area
    • Picnic Shelter
  • Camping: Two campgrounds offer more than 200 modern and semi-modern campsites.
  • Boating: Due to its shallowness, Indian Lake is best suited for smaller watercraft.

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