Trail Creek

Details

Location:
Michigan City, IN
United States United States
Coordinates:
41.6832, -86.8579
Description:

Located in Indiana, Trail Creek is the forth closest designated trout stream to Chicago in Indiana. Trail Creek has a good fall run of King Salmon and Steelhead. It also has a nice summer run of Skamania Steelhead. This creek is characterized by moderate to slow water flow and is contingent on rainfall for adequate water levels/flows.

Trail Creek has six public fishing sites, only one is handicap accessible. These include the access site adjacent to the DNR building; Robert Peo Public Access (located on Liberty Trail); U.S. 35; Trail Creek Forks (U.S. 20); Johnson Road and Creek Ridge Park. Creek Ridge Park (located 5 miles east of U.S. 421 on County Road 400 in Michigan City) is a LaPorte County park that is handicap accessible (Northwest Indiana Steelheaders organization built a handicap-accessible ramp at this park).

Cover/Structure:

Submerged timber, stumps, brush.

Spot Access:
Boat Ramp, Parking (car/truck), Parking (boat/trailer), Picnic Area, Swimming Area, Disabled access, Shore fishing access, Camping, Restrooms
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Photos

Map

Map for 41.6832, -86.8579
New Fishing Report

Fishing Reports

cporovich
almost 2 years ago (10/22/2012)

Trail Creek Fishing Report 10.22.12

Was up there last week all along Trail Creek, didn't see a thing! Fished for hours along creek and also at creek entry. 4hrs each way..had a good time...just wish i had at least 1 fish to show for it to make at least the gas worthwhile lol

Fish

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Salmon, Chinook (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)

386
Salmonkokanee-240-fw

Salmon, Kokanee (Oncorhynchus nerka)

Freshwater
221
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Trout, Steelhead (Rainbow) (Oncorhynchus mykiss)

Guides

There are no guides specified for this fishing spot.

Lodges

Cmplogo_3751

Creekwood Inn

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Michigan City, IN, United States United States

Tournaments

There are no tournaments associated with this fishing spot.