Before you take your boat to explore a new Michigan lake, be sure you are familiar with local laws and rules about motorboats, high-speed boating, water skiing, and more at that particular waterbody.
Information about our harbors and marinas, including map, slip prices, reservations and more.
Locate 1,300+ public boating access sites and more than 80 harbors and marinas.
The laws include the removal of drain plugs and aquatic organisms from boats and trailers and disposal of unused baitfish, put in place to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species.
A Recreation Passport is required for entry into most state parks, recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, boating access sites and state trailheads.