Sturgeon Lake (with the St. Joseph River flowing through the lake) A picturesque inland lake with both cottages & homes and unspoiled wetlands. The St. Joseph River runs through the lake, making Sturgeon Lake the trailhead of the St. Joseph County River Country Trail.Type of Fishing: Pier, Boat-Typical Fish Species Available: Bullhead, Carp, Catfish, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass, Sucker, Sunfish, Yellow Perch
Palmer is a 360 acre lake located in St. Joseph county. Lake has a maximum depth of 32 feet and an average depth of nine feet.Type of Fishing: Shore, Boat
Typical Fish Species Available: Bullhead, Carp, Catfish, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Sucker, Sunfish, Walleye, Yellow Perch.
Long Lake is a 222-acre lake located approximately 3 miles southwest of the village of Colon. Three tributaries flow into Long Lake. Big Swan Creek enters at the southern end of the lake (Figure 1). TheLepley Lake outlet and a small unnamed stream flow into the eastern side of the lake. Water flows northward out of Long Lake and enters Palmer Lake