Crooked Lake Boating Access Site

DNR Boat Launch

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Developed DNR Boat Launch; A good place to launch to explore the "Black Hole", the connecting waterway between Pickerel and Crooked Lakes. It is also across the lake from the mouth of the Crooked River so would be a good place to start a trip between Crooked and Burt Lakes.

Contact Petoskey State Park with questions about this launch.

Available in Spring Available in Summer Available in Fall Available in Winter Public Restrooms Fee Required

Parking Lot parking is available.

Public restrooms are available (Pit Toilet).

Developed boat access.

Length of access is less than 50 yards.

Concrete launch, no sandy pull off but a dock can be used to get in and out.

The sign for this site is along the road (visible from road).

A nearby local outfitter provides just rentals.

End of Channel Road
Petoskey, MI
GPS: 45° 24.83580, -84° 47.88480
Location Map for Crooked Lake Boating Access Site