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Experience Grand Rapids

Fishing GR

Field & Stream Magazine named Grand Rapids the nation’s 6th best fishing city. You can cast your line in the Grand River that runs through downtown, try your luck in dozens of outlying rivers and lakes, or charter a boat to fish the coastal waters of Lake Michigan.

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    Fishing by Season

    Fishing by Season

    Spring, Summer, Fall or Winter!

  • 2.

    Gifts of the Grand: Overview

    Gifts of the Grand: Overview

    Get a peek at the variety of fish and fishing experiences available here.

  • 3.

    Fish Species in GR

    Fish Species in GR

    The Grand River is home to many species, including steelhead, salmon, smallmouth bass, lake trout, & more

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    Where to Fish

    Where to Fish

    Grand Rapids and Kent County have plenty of lakes and rivers to fish on all year round.

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