Michigan - World Fishing Network


PereMarquettePere Marquette River Steelhead with Mark Melnyk.

This travel guide takes a look at some of the great fishing trips and outdoor travel you can take in Michigan

Facts About Michigan

  • The name Michigan is derived from the Indian words "Michi-gama" meaning large lake.
  • Michigan is the only state that touches four of the five Great Lakes.
  • Michigan has more fresh water coastline than any other state.
  • Michigan has 116 lighthouses and navigational lights.
  • Standing anywhere in the state a person is within 85 miles of one of the Great Lakes.