Austin Lake Information



Name:
Austin Lake
Town:
Portage
Directions:
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Miles to Granger:
53
Miles to South Bend:
67
Miles to Elkhart:
55
Miles to Chicago:
152
Acres:
1100
Bottom Type:
fibrous peat, gravel, muck, sand
Depth:
11
Best Fishing:
Black Crappie, Bluegill, Largemouth Bass, Muskie, Northern Pike and Yellow Perch
Public Access:
Yes
Marinas:
Docks Unlimited, 8726 Portage Road, Portage, MI (269) 903-2000
Restaurants:
Portage offers some great local fare, such as:

Erbelli's Gourmet Pizza, Italian Bistro and Pub 8342 Portage Road, Portage, MI (269) 327-0200

Latitude 42 Brewing Company 7842 Portage Road, Portage, MI (269)459-4242
Dining
Hotels:
Great lodging options are available in Portage, or a few miles away in Kalamazoo.
 Lodging
Shopping:
In Portage you will find the Centre Street Market-Open from June to October on Monday-Saturday at 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. Closed on Sundays. Some of Michigan's freshest fruits and vegetables are available here along with hardy mums in season.

At The Crossroads Mall you will find your favorite stores such as Banana Republic, Chico's, Build-a-Bear, Forever 21 and Charlotte Russe. There are many dining options available at the Food Court.
Shopping
Annual Events:
Check out all there is to do near Portage!
Events
Day Trips:
The most interesting day trips will take you to Kalamazoo, Mi or head south to visit South Bend or Mishawaka, Indiana.

Enjoy the beautiful scenery and recreational activities that Michigan has to offer!
Activities

A drive to Kalamazoo is a great way to spend the day. Wonderful places to eat downtown, museums, parks, etc. make for a great time for all! The Kalamazoo Air Museum is one of the top museums in the Country.
Kalamazoo Air Zoo

Stay around Jones and hit the slopes at Swiss Valley Ski area 13424 Mann St., Jones, MI 269.244.5635
Swiss Valley

South Bend and Mishawaka have shopping, museums, dining, and entertainment venues for your enjoyment. When in South Bend make sure to take a walk around the Notre Dame Campus.

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