Gun Lake Information



Name:
Gun Lake
Town:
Shelbyville
Directions:

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Miles to Granger:
83
Miles to South Bend:
97
Miles to Elkhart:
84
Miles to Chicago:
170
Sports Description:
Looking for a great spot to spend your vacation? Well look no further. Gun Lake Michigan is the place to be. Located in beautiful Southwest Michigan a variety of activities are nearby. From water activities such as boating, skiing, tubing, sailing, swimming, and fishing to land activities such as hiking in the Yankee Spring trails or mountain biking. ~ Gun Lake Park is located on the west shore of beautiful Gun Lake. This little four acre park has over 450 feet of beach, a playground, a basketball court, picnic tables, grills, a covered pavilion, and modern restroom facilities. Most of these amenities are ADA accessible. The park also has a boat launch with an ADA accessible dock that makes loading and unloading boats quick and easy.
Acres:
2,680
Bottom Type:
marl with sandy shorelines
Depth:
66
Best Fishing:
Specializing in Walleye, Northern Pike and Smallmouth Bass. Muskie, Bluegill, Crappie, Rock and Largemouth Bass also caught.
Public Access:
Yes
Marinas:
Gun Lake has 1 ramp with 4 parking spaces, 2 miles North of Fountain.
Restaurants:
For fine dining check out Bay Pointe Inn & Restaurant. They are located on four acres that is nestled along 250 feet of Gun Lake. This 32,000 square foot facility is smoke free, featuring 38 hotel rooms and 6 suites, a 123 seat restaurant with a outdoor patio that can seat 85 people. An indoor pool, spa area, fitness center, and modest conference area. Beyond the private beach, a 10 slip-dock welcomes transient boaters looking for dinner or drinks plus we now have a great location to hold your weddings. Click here for a detailed list of Dining choices in and around shelbyville.
Hotels:
You'll find everything from historic inns to full-service resorts, family-operated motels to the five star hotel, from condomimums to bed & breakfast homes, and to cabins/cottages in the woods or campgrounds on the beach.  Click here for a detailed list of Lodging in and around Shelbyville
Shopping:
Ridge View Fruit Farm features many kinds of fruits, pumpkins, and vegetables. There is also a picnic area for your enjoyment. ~ Bridge Street Gallery has original artwork of over 50 Michigan artists with oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, pottery, glass, jewelry, sculpture, hand-made purses & cards. Print & posters.
Day Trips:
Gun Lake is inside the Yankee Springs Recreation Area, which is ideal for hiking, biking, and horseback riding. There are also 10 nearby golf courses.
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