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Boating & Fishing on Hamlin Lake

Hamlin Lake is a popular alternative to Lake Michigan for those who seek any kind of water recreation. Boaters gain easy access to the lake from a public launch, or you can visit one of the small marinas for boat rentals, gas, and supplies. Hamlin Lake and its bayous offer an outstanding variety of fish, including walleye, bass, perch, and blue gill. Any season of the year, fishing is best on Hamlin Lake.

Waterside Resort & Boat Rentals

On Lower Hamlin Lake. Clean, two/four bedroom newly remodeled, air conditioned housekeeping cottages. Fully furnished, microwave, cable TV. Near Lake Michigan beaches, downtown Ludington. Swimming beach, great fishing, boating. On-site store with snacks, bait, tackle, gas, boat rentals. Reservations suggested. Pets are permitted with prior approval. For boat rentals, call (231) 843-2090.

Sunset Bluff Resort & Boat Rentals

Open all year. 13 housekeeping cottages overlooking Upper Hamlin Lake. One to five bedrooms, some with fireplaces. Heated outdoor pool. 40 acres of wooded land with hiking trails, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, fishing. Canoes, kayaks, pontoon, fishing boat/motor rentals. No pets. Group retreats and reunions welcome--call for reservations and availability.

Offering the largest selection of watercraft rentals to explore beautiful Hamlin Lake, including canoes, kayaks, tandem kayaks, stand up paddle boards and rowboats. Also fishing and camping supplies, grocery and personal items, clothing, and beach supplies/toys. Open seven days a week mid-May through October.

Cruise the Dunes! Explore Hamlin Lake's beauty from the water by renting a pontoon, jet ski or fishing boat. Pull the kids tubing behind a luxury pontoon for hours of entertainment. Visit sand dunes by boat. Available by the hour, day, week. Reservations suggested.

Come fish with Captain Mike Darke aboard the Lie-A-Lot, a 33-ft. Chris Craft Commander. From the port of Ludington, fish for salmon, steelhead, and trout. When booking your charter, rely on Captain Mike's 20-year experience to make your day on the water relaxing and exciting. Fully insured.

More Hamlin Lake Businesses

Camping

Enjoy nature’s beauty by sleeping under the stars at clean campgrounds, forests, or parks around Hamlin Lake.

Home & Garden

Ludington home & garden businesses can help beautify your indoor and outdoor spaces. Consult with one to create your dream home today!

Things to Do

There’s plenty to do while you’re in the Hamlin Lake area, like boating, fishing, canoeing, swimming, hiking, and more!

Boating & Fishing

Hamlin Lake is famous for great boating and fishing opportunities and there are many businesses that can help you enjoy it!

Shopping & Services

Find the goods and services you need by visiting the friendly businesses and shops around and near Hamlin Lake in Ludington, Michigan.

Dining

Most restaurants and dining establishments around Hamlin Lake are found on the US-10 corridor or in the downtown area.

Health & Beauty

There’s no need to take a vacation from your health, beauty routine, or fitness while you’re enjoying yourself here in the Hamlin Lake area.

Lodging

Hamlin Lake’s lodging facilities provide all the amenities to make your stay enjoyable and keep you coming back.