Trout Island (Michigan)

Coordinates: 45°46′19″N 85°41′25″W / 45.7719416°N 85.6903683°W / 45.7719416; -85.6903683
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Trout Island
Trout Island is the small island on the far left.
Trout Island is located in Michigan
Trout Island
Trout Island
Trout Island is located in the United States
Trout Island
Trout Island
LocationLake Michigan
Coordinates45°46′19″N 85°41′25″W / 45.7719416°N 85.6903683°W / 45.7719416; -85.6903683
Area80 acres (32 ha)
Highest elevation594 ft (181.1 m)
CountyCharlevoix County
TownshipSt. James Township

Trout Island is an island in Lake Michigan and is part of the Beaver Island archipelago.[1] The island is 80 acres in size, and is privately owned. There is an airstrip on the island that extends across the whole island to both shorelines.[2] Trout Island is a little under two miles from High Island, and a little over six miles from Beaver Island. The island is part of the Beaver Island Archipelago.[3]


  1. ^ "Report for Trout Island". USGNIS. Retrieved 12 February 2018.
  2. ^ "The Isles of Lake Michigan - Beaver Archipeligo". Chicago Now. Retrieved 12 February 2018.
  3. ^ "Garden and Hog Islands, Michigan". NASA Earth Observatory. Retrieved 12 February 2018.