List of lakes in michigan

This is a list of lakes and other bodies of water in Michigan. The American state of Michigan has four of the Great Lakes partially within its borders. In addition, Michigan has 62,798 natural and man-made inland lakes (to be included in the count, the body of water must be equal to or larger than 0.1 acres). Of these, there are 26,266 lakes larger than 1 acre, 6,537 lakes larger than 10 acres, 1,148 lakes larger than 100 acres, 98 lakes larger than 1,000 acres, and 10 lakes larger than 10,000 acres.[1]

Many lakes bear the same name. Some of the most common names are Devils Lake, Long Lake, Mud Lake, and Otter Lake.

Lake Surface Area Maximum Depth County
Alcona Dam Pond Alcona County
Austin Lake 1,050 acres (420 ha) 11 ft (3.4 m) Kalamazoo County
Baw Beese Lake 414 acres (168 ha) 70 ft (21 m) Hillsdale County
Bear Lake Kalkaska County
Lake Bella Vista Kent County
Lac La Belle 30 ft (9.1 m) Keweenaw County
Belleville Lake 1,270 acres (510 ha) Wayne County
Lake Bellaire 1,775 acres (718 ha) Antrim County
Betsy Lake 1,376 acres (557 ha) Luce County
Big Lake 137 acres (55 ha) Allegan County
Birch Lake 326 acres (132 ha) Antrim County
Black Lake 10,130 acres (4,100 ha) Cheboygan and Presque Isle counties
Blue Lake 31 acres (13 ha) Alger County
Bostwick Lake 217 acres (88 ha) Kent County
Brule Lake 250 acres (100 ha) Iron County
Budd Lake 175 acres (71 ha) Clare County
Buell Lake 53.07 acres (21.48 ha) Genesee County
Burt Lake 17,120 acres (6,930 ha) 73 ft (22 m) Cheboygan County
Byram Lake Genesee County
Lake Cadillac 1,150 acres (470 ha) 28 ft (8.5 m) Wexford County
Cass Lake 1,280 acres (520 ha) 123 ft (37 m) Oakland County
Cat Lake 31 acres (13 ha) Tuscola County
Lake Charlevoix 17,200 acres (7,000 ha) 122 ft (37 m) Charlevoix County
Clam Lake 420 acres (170 ha) Antrim County
Clark Lake 820 acres (330 ha) 74 ft (23 m) Gogebic County
Clark Lake Jackson County
Lake Columbia 840 acres (340 ha) 25 ft (7.6 m) Jackson County
Commerce Lake Oakland County
Corey Lake 630 acres (250 ha) St. Joseph County
Corpse Pond Ontonagon County
Cowden Lake Montcalm County
Crooked Lake 41.21 acres (16.68 ha) Genesee County
Crystal Lake 9,854 acres (3,988 ha) 165 ft (50 m) Benzie County
Deer Island Lake 346 acres (140 ha) 55 ft (17 m) Gogebic County
Duck Lake 122.7 acres (49.7 ha) 39 ft (12 m) Allegan County
Duck Lake Oakland County
Dumont Lake 215 acres (87 ha) 50 ft (15 m) Allegan County
Eagle Lake 225 acres (91 ha) 59 ft (18 m) Allegan County and Van Buren County
Elk Lake 7,730 acres (3,130 ha) 192 ft (59 m) Antrim and Grand Traverse counties
Lake Erie 6,355,200 acres (2,571,900 ha) 210 ft (64 m) Multiple
Lake Fanny Hooe 227 acres (92 ha) Keweenaw
Lake Fenton 845 acres (342 ha) 92 ft (28 m) Genesee County
Fisk Lake Kent County
Five Lake Antrim County
Fletcher Pond 9,000 acres (3,600 ha) Alpena County and Montmorency County
Flint Park LakeFlint Park Lake (Devil's Lake) 19 acres (7.7 ha) Genesee County
Glen Lake 4,871 acres (1,971 ha) 130 ft (40 m) Leelanau County
Lake Gogebic 13,380 acres (5,410 ha) 38 ft (12 m) Gogebic County
Goguac Lake 352 acres (142 ha) 66 ft (20 m) Calhoun County
Grand Lake 5,660 acres (2,290 ha) Presque Isle County
Grand Sable Lake 630 acres (250 ha) 85 ft (26 m) Alger County
Gravel Lake 296 acres (120 ha) Van Buren County
Green Lake 40 acres (16 ha) Antrim County
Green Lake 309 acres (125 ha) 69 ft (21 m) Allegan County
Green Lake 2,026.5 acres (820.1 ha) 100 ft (30 m) Grand Traverse County, Michigan
Gull Lake 2,030 acres (820 ha) 110 ft (34 m) Kalamazoo County
Gun Lake 2,680 acres (1,080 ha) 65 ft (20 m) Barry County
Hamlin Lake 4,990 acres (2,020 ha) 79 ft (24 m) Mason County
Hanley Lake 93 acres (38 ha) Antrim County
Hawk Lake 8.1 acres (3.3 ha) Antrim County
Heart Lake 63 acres (25 ha) 123 ft (37 m) Otsego County
Hemlock Lake Hillsdale County
Higgins Lake 9,900 acres (4,000 ha) 135 ft (41 m) Roscommon County
Holloway Reservoir Genesee and Lapeer counties
Houghton Lake 20,044 acres (8,112 ha) 60 ft (18 m) Roscommon County
Hubbard Lake 8,850 acres (3,580 ha) 85 ft (26 m) Alcona County
Hubbard Lake Alpena County
Hugaboom Lake 31 acres (13 ha) Delta County
Lake Huron 14,726,400 acres (5,959,600 ha) 750 ft (230 m) Multiple
Hutchins Lake 376 acres (152 ha) 34 ft (10 m) Allegan County
Lake Independence 1,860 acres (750 ha) 30 ft (9.1 m) Marquette County
Indian Lake 506 acres (205 ha) 28 ft (8.5 m) Cass County
Indian Lake 8,400 acres (3,400 ha) Schoolcraft County
Intermediate Lake 1,520 acres (620 ha) Antrim County
Ironjaw Lake 51 acres (21 ha) Schoolcraft County
Kearsley Lake Genesee County
Lake Five 17 acres (6.9 ha) Ingham County
Lake Leelanau 8,608 acres (3,484 ha) 121 ft (37 m) Leelanau County
Lake Medora 700 acres (280 ha) Keweenaw County
Lake of the Clouds 133 acres (54 ha) Ontonagon County
Lake of the Woods 141 acres (57 ha) Antrim County
Lamberton Lake 28.5 acres (11.5 ha) Kent County
Lake Lansing 485 acres (196 ha) Ingham County
Lake Ligon 4.5 acres (1.8 ha) Genesee County
Long Lake 5,625 acres (2,276 ha) Alpena County
Loon Lake 375 acres (152 ha) 53 ft (16 m) Gogebic County
Lost Lake 66 acres (27 ha) 53 ft (16 m) Clare County
Lyon Lake 13 acres (5.3 ha) Calhoun County
Lake Macatawa 1,700 acres (690 ha) 50 ft (15 m) Ottawa County
Madron Lake 65 acres (26 ha) Berrien County
Mandon Lake 26 acres (11 ha) Oakland County
Manistique Lake 10,130 acres (4,100 ha) 20 ft (6.1 m) Luce and Mackinac Counties
Lake Margrethe 1,920 acres (780 ha) 65 ft (20 m) Crawford County
McKane Lake Genesee County
Lake Michigan 14,336,000 acres (5,802,000 ha) 923 ft (281 m) Multiple
Lake Mitchell Wexford County
Mott Lake Genesee County
Miner Lake 325 acres (132 ha) 83 ft (25 m) Allegan County
Morrison Lake 336 acres (136 ha) 35 ft (11 m) Ionia County, Michigan
Mowe Lake 24 acres (9.7 ha) Delta County
Mudd Lake Tuscola County
Mullett Lake 17,360 acres (7,030 ha) 120 ft (37 m) Cheboygan County
Murphy Lake 209 acres (85 ha) 41 ft (12 m) Tuscola County
Murray Lake Kent County
Muskegon Lake 4,150 acres (1,680 ha) Muskegon County
Myers Lake 34.93 acres (14.14 ha) Genesee County
Nelson Lake Antrim County
Lake Nineteen 26 acres (11 ha) Schoolcraft County
Orchard Lake 795 acres (322 ha) 110 ft (34 m) Oakland County
Lake Orion 482 acres (195 ha) 80 ft (24 m) Oakland County
Osterhout Lake 168 acres (68 ha) 30 ft (9.1 m) Allegan County
Ostrander Lake 54.2 acres (21.9 ha) Delta, Alger and Schoolcraft counties
Lake Ovid 413 acres (167 ha) 20 ft (6.1 m) Clinton County
Peckham Lake Antrim County
Pine Lake 560 acres (230 ha) 35 ft (11 m) Barry County
Pike Lake 32 acres (13 ha) 55 ft (17 m) Allegan County
Portage Lake 2,110 acres (850 ha) 60 ft (18 m) Manistee County
Reeds Lake 265 acres (107 ha) 66 ft (20 m) Kent County
Rennie Lake Grand Traverse County
Round Lake 475 acres (192 ha) Delta County
Lake Saint Clair 275,200 acres (111,400 ha) 27 ft (8.2 m) Multiple
Lake St. Helen 2,400 acres (970 ha) Roscommon County
Selkirk Lake 94 acres (38 ha) 39 ft (12 m) Allegan County
Sheffer Lake 12 acres (4.9 ha) 30 ft (9.1 m) Allegan County
Lake Sixteen 35.2 acres (14.2 ha) 85 ft (26 m) Allegan County
Sheets Lake 39 acres (16 ha)[2] Livingston County
Silver Lake 310.3 acres (125.6 ha) Genesee County
South Bar Lake 34.6 acres (14.0 ha) 26 ft (7.9 m) Leelanau County
Lake Skegemog 2,561 acres (1,036 ha) 29 ft (8.8 m) Antrim, Grand Traverse, and Kalkaska counties
Starvation Lake 125 acres (51 ha) 47 ft (14 m) Kalkaska County
Lake Stella 314 acres (127 ha) Alger County
Stoner Lake 72 acres (29 ha) Alger County
Lake Superior 20,364,800 acres (8,241,300 ha) 1,332 ft (406 m) Multiple
Tar Pond Antrim County
Lake Templene 900 acres (360 ha) St. Joseph County
Lake Thirteen 95 acres (38 ha) 32 ft (9.8 m) Clare County[3]
Thread Lake Genesee County
Thumb Lake (Lake Louise) 484 acres (196 ha) 152 ft (46 m) Charlevoix County
Little Tom Lake 17 acres (6.9 ha) 14 ft (4.3 m) Allegan County
Toms Lake 23 acres (9.3 ha) Delta, Alger, and Schoolcraft counties
Torch Lake 18,770 acres (7,600 ha) 315 ft (96 m) Antrim County
Torch Lake 2,659 acres (1,076 ha) 120 ft (37 m) Houghton County
Townline Lake 73 acres (30 ha) 50 ft (15 m) Mecosta County
Union Lake Oakland County
Verdant Lake 25 acres (10 ha) Schoolcraft County
Lac Vieux Desert 4,260 acres (1,720 ha) 40 ft (12 m) Gogebic County, Michigan and Vilas County, Wisconsin
Walloon Lake 4,270 acres (1,730 ha) 100 ft (30 m) Charlevoix and Emmet Counties
Weidman Millpond Isabella County
Wetzel Lake 15.7 acres (6.4 ha) Antrim County
White Lake Muskegon County
Woodland Lake (Brighton, Michigan 305.7 acres (123.7 ha) Genesee County

See also

References

External links

  • Official government website of the state of Michigan list lakes by county
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