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*INTERACTIVE Marine Service Maps “ALL” – Boat Services, Marinas, Fishing Stuff, Gas, Beer, Restaurants, Vacation Rentals, Things to Do around Lake St. Clair
INTERACTIVE Marine Service Maps – Lake St. Clair, the North, South, & Middle Channels. Area marinas, supplies, fuel, carry outs, waterfront things to do, cottage rentals, fishing stuff, and restaurants to visit by boat. Easily find services for you and your boat!
The area is great for fishing, and, yes we have many other things to do around Lake St. Clair in Macomb and St. Clair Counties! See the many activities in the area to enjoy your visit.
Anglers Point Marina Chesterfield Township is located across from the Selfridge DNR Launch Ramp. We sell bait and fishing licenses, have fishing boat rentals, a fuel dock, & vacation rental with boat well for visiting fishermen, and are open year round for ice fishing too!
Belle Soeur Boutique of New Baltimore offers unique women’s clothing for everyday, or for that big special event. Known as the “Pink House”, our windows look out toward Lake St. Clair and are in view of the free city boat wells, so stop on by!
BIGGBY COFFEE in New Baltimore is proud to offer a wide variety of beverages for the coffee and non-coffee drinker alike. You will easily find something to please your palate. BIGGBY COFFEE offers a wonderful compliment to our beverages with delicious meals and light snacks.
Blue Lagoon Boating Center in Harrison Township is your one-stop shop! New boats, used and brokerage boats, outboard motor sales, parts and service, Inboard and I/O service and maintenance, general marine parts and accessories, transport, indoor storage.
Boat Town Marina in Harrison Township offers boat rentals hourly, daily, and weekly. Enjoy the Clinton River or Lake St Clair with a 23′ new TriToon!
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Bouvier Bridge Marina is the best kept secret on Lake St. Clair! Nestled in the tranquil waters of Bouvier Bay, our cozy marina offers showers, laundry, clubhouse, wi-fi, game room, exercise room, heated swimming pool, on site fuel dock with pump out, and more.
Bridge Harbour Marina is a friendly family marina atmosphere… Heated pool, jacuzzi, tennis courts, clubhouse. Located on the Black River, 15 minutes by boat off the St. Clair River in Port Huron…just south of the Blue Water Bridge.
Browns Bar on Harsens Island, since 1946, is a popular boaters’ destination for good food and lots of fun. A seasonal spring/summer/fall restaurant, we are located on the Middle Channel, just a short boat ride off of Lake St. Clair. Our specialties include burgers, wraps, generous salads, and fish & chips. Or come over via the Harsen’s Island car ferry located on M29 near Algonac.
Hungry before getting that early start fishing or boating? Buck’s Diner serves the best breakfast on Lake St. Clair… and we are open 7 days a week at 6am! You’ll find your favorites fresh and cooked to order. We are open until 2pm, so stop by and have a sandwich … or order a carry out on the way to your boat.
On the Clinton River, Bumper’s Landing has completed a complete remodel in 2017! Enjoy inside or outside dining on the patio or at the Tiki Bar while watching the boats go by!
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The Captain’s Landing! Come by boat or by car to our waterfront restaurant on the Clinton River just outside of Mt. Clemens. Seasonally open with outside deck and outside awning covered dining. Full “market fresh” menu with seafood, steaks, ribs, pizza, nachos, char-grilled burgers and more.
Celtic Sisters Candles & Candies New Baltimore offers Michigan made crafts and gifts! 60+ local artists display their crafts and many changing gift ideas for you or your friends! Just a block walk from the new FREE city docks downtown New Baltimore on Lake St. Clair’s Anchor Bay.
CJ Browns Boatyard Grille is located on Jefferson in Chesterfield Township. We are walking distance from several marinas… or stop by via car on the way home from your marina! We offer specialties of Detroit style Pizza, ribs, chicken, and Lake Perch.
Join Clinton River Cruises for a beautiful boat ride up the river into Lake St. Clair while having lunch or an elegant dinner with live entertainment & dancing. Full meals on Lake St. Clair start at only $32.50. Book your wedding, reunion, company party, and family celebrations. Visit our website for special events dates!
The Club Capri restaurant is located on a deep wide canal with boat dockage just off the North Channel near Lake St. Clair. Great views also of the St. John’s Wildlife Refuge. We are open year round for lunch & dinner, and have a separate room to host your banquets, wedding shower, and private parties.
Coastline Power & Lighting Fair Haven specializes in ELECTRIC TROLLING MOTORS and BOAT HOIST & DOCK ELECTRIC services. Full trolling motor repair and carries top brands such as Minn Kota & Cannon. Coastline also provides Boat Hoist Electrical services – Wiring / Outlets / Motor Repair & Replacement & Boat Hoist Remote Control Systems.
Dana’s Kitchen is now at San Souci Market serving boat and car carry out chicken, pizza, ribs, and much more! Stop at our Harsen’s Island dock on the South Channel!
Dockside Canvas – established in 1979 – has grown from a one-man mobile operation to a 35,000 square foot facility with several divisions by providing the highest quality materials available – with a special attention to detail. Dockside Canvas wide range of services for boat, car, and home. Canvas, upholstery, carpet, awnings, curtains, EZ2CY enclosures, tents, and much more.
Ecarte Marine, located just off the St. Clair River in Port Lambton, Ontario, is a full service marina. Ecarte Marine is centrally located with easy access to the many activities of Lake St. Clair, and a short ride up the river to the several towns on the St. Clair River.
Fins Eatery & Spirits is located in the once historic pharmacy building in downtown New Baltimore. This two story eatery is the newest restaurant addition to the downtown area. Just a block off Lake St. Clair… boaters may use the brand new docks at the park to visit.
Here at Gifts Afloat, find nautical home accessories, Lake St. Clair and Great Lakes souvenirs, men’s and women clothing & Sperry shoes, and seasonal gifts in St. Clair Shores.
Grace Performance specializes in outdoor fun! Boats, motorcycles, snowmobiles, ATV’s, PWC’s, and Trailers. Rentals are available when demos in stock. Serving Macomb & St. Clair County…. only 30 minutes from Boat Town on Lake St. Clair! We now have on-site mobile service!
Harbor Club South Apartments on the water on Lake St. Clair with Resort Style Living with marina for your boat in Macomb County. Boat wells from 20′ to 40′; waverunner ports. Clubhouse with kitchen and restrooms. Electrical & water hook ups and pump outs.
The Harbour Club Bar Grille Algonac is located off the North Channel, on the grounds of Algonac Harbour Marina. Come by boat or car, we offer waterfront dining in a nautical atmosphere. Enjoy our Tiki Bar and outside patio where our specialty fresh fruit cocktails are whipped up all summer long!
Hideaway Harbor Marina in Harrison Township offers Lake St. Clair’s most central location with instant Lake access. View our many amenities including free WIFI, free ice, dock boxes, and more! Hoist service, inside and outside winter storage, along with winterize and shrink wrap – everything you’ll need in one convenient location.
Hideaway Yacht Sales is Lake St. Clair’s premier new and pre-owned boat dealer and brokerage firm. New model Lake St. Clair boats fishing, pleasure, and pontoon boats for sale include: Cobia, Sportsman, Princecraft, and Veranda, along with many more popular brands such as Pathfinder, and Hewes
The Island Grill, located at Mayea Marina, is a 2nd floor Florida Key’s style outdoor eatery which overlooks Lake St. Clair.
Boasting the best BBQ’d burger on the lake, plus a full menu, and bar. Lots of guest wells, and wave runner access next to restaurant.
Know Your Ships – A great Guide to Great Lakes Freighters passing through the Detroit River, Lake St. Clair and the St. Clair River. Know Your Ships offers everything ship fans need to know about the freighters passing through the area.
L & M Marine Service and marina offers boat wells starting at $900 on the Salt River just off Lake St. Clair. We also offer a variety of services including shrink wrap, winterizing, detailing, and storage. Marine Services include: Electronics installation, air conditioning, generators, alarm systems, bow thrusters, water makers, video/audio, marine toilets.
Lake Shore Boat Top and Aquarius Metal Fab provides custom canvas designs and repair along with a variety of marine grade custom stainless and aluminum products. Our services include boat tops, cushions, covers, canvas products, truck tops, sailboat dodgers, carpet, custom interiors and custom upholstery.
Come to Lake St. Clair Metropark (formerly known as Metro Beach) … then stay to play! Visit us by car or boat and enjoy our beautiful park with many family fun things to do.
How to catch muskie in Lake St. Clair! Legend and Fresh Water Hall of Famer “Muskie” Bob shares his experience to help you understand every aspect of fishing for these fresh water predators so you too will feel like an expert!
Located in one of the oldest bar’s in Fair Haven – and recently updated, we serve Detroit style coneys, large perfectly seasoned grilled chicken Greek salads with artisan lettuce & homemade dressings, melt in your mouth pastrami and corned beef sandwiches, huge burgers, hand breaded onion rings ….. We offer a full bar with several specialty & craft beers on tap.
August 2018, the Lake St. Clair boating community got together on Little Muscamoot Bay to make a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORD. An absolutely beautiful day of calm winds and warm temperatures greeted the early morning arrivals to attempt to break the “most boats tied together…
The Lake St. Clair Guide magazine provides a comprehensive Boating Services Directory around Lake St. Clair in Macomb & St. Clair County. Use our website to find direct links to phone & websites when you need service quick!
Map of GPS Boat Fuel / Gas Docks / Beer Party Stores on Lake St. Clair, St. Clair River, & Detroit River
Lake St. Clair Guide magazine offers GPS map to boat & marine fuel options, food, beer & wine carry out on the water, pumpouts, and marine supplies around Lake St. Clair, the North Channel, South Channel, Detroit River, and St. Clair River …. United States and the Canadian Shorelines.
Need a Map to Lake St. Clair DNR and Public Boat Launch Ramps? How do I get a Michigan Fishing License? What are the Lake St. Clair Fishing Regulations? The Lake St. Clair Guide magazine and website provides several maps and publications to help you make the most of your time on Lake St. Clair.
No wake zones are prevalent in the St. Clair Flats areas of the North Channel, Middle Channel, Sni Bora – Chenal Bout Rond which feed Lake St. Clair. However there are no wake zones on Lake St. Clair in front of St. Clair Shores. A no wake zone can also be found on the Detroit River along the Belle Isle U.S. side. Don’t get a needless ticket, and check out the map of Lake St. Clair No Wake Zones. Even if you do not see a marker, you are responsible to know the law.
Lake St. Clair Guide has a map of Lake St. Clair Restaurants with quite the variety of fun and food with dockage around the water. Live entertainment, tiki bars, great views, bikinis & sandals…. It’s always fun to wine and dine at restaurants with the local boaters!
Where to swim on Lake St. Clair? Lake St. Clair offers clear blue water, with lots of shallow areas with no weeds and hard bottoms to hang out with other boaters. Many areas shown on the map of where to swim on Lake St. Clair offer protected waters for water skiing, tubing, and kayaking.
The Free Guide to Lake St. Clair offers several maps of Lake St. Clair Marinas, St. Clair River & Detroit River Marinas, and Canadian Marinas. The free online Lake St. Clair Guide magazine includes listings, addresses, and full details of many many transient marinas to help you enjoy your visit.
The Michigan Boating Industries Association is a non-profit trade association dedicated to the promotion, protection and advancement of the recreational boating industry in Michigan. MBIA also sponsors several boat shows in Michigan, including the Metro Boat Show on Lake St. Clair each September at the Lake St. Clair Metropark.
Michigan Harbor Marina offers 410 boat wells, 40 covered wells, secured gated outside storage and inside storage. Also on site is a fuel dock, convenience store with bait & tackle, and an on site restaurant. We are located on Lake St. Clair’s L’anse Creuse Bay in St. Clair Shores in Macomb County.
On the water emergency? Call Michigan Marine Salvage & Towing on Lake St. Clair. We are standing by 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to assist you. Michigan Marine Salvage & Towing also offers summer boat well rental on the Clinton River near Lake St. Clair, as well as boat winter storage, with winterization & shrink wrap, and marine maintenance and repairs.
Michigan Marine Sports Center, New Baltimore’s first stop for ATV, snowmobile, PWC, and Jetboat repair – parts – service – accessories. We are also New Baltimore’s #1 and only bait and tackle store, offering fishing & hunting licenses for your convenience.
Middle Channel Marina – Harsen’s Island (formerly Minnich’s Boats) has new owners and we’ve completely redone the place! We offer a full line of boat & watercraft rentals, along with fuel dock, beer, food, live bait, marine supplies, and convenience store items.
Miller Marina – We offer everything at one place! Fast, friendly, reliable services in a quaint and safe family environment. Boat wells and transient dockage, fuel dock with pump out, bait & tackle, burgers, ice cream on Lake St. Clair on L’anse Creuse Bay.
Mr. Muskie Charters – Fish with Kevin Backus, grandson of National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame Inductee Homer LeBlanc. Lake St. Clair Muskie Charter Fishing, Detroit River walleye & Smallmouth Bass trips, and fall Sturgeon & Perch fishing.
New Restaurant on Lake St. Clair! Summer of 2016, North 42 opened its doors at MacRay Harbor Marina. Located on the 1st level, this brand new restaurant offers an interesting menu for lunch and dinner.
Formerly a bed and breakfast Inn, our North Channel Vacation rental is perfect for a group of fishermen or to bring your family and have your wedding on the banks of the beautiful North Channel, then stay right here for the party!
On the Bay Customs boutique & café downtown New Baltimore features custom clothing & accessories, nautical gifts, Lake St. Clair souvenirs, art, and unique items when you’re looking for something for that special person.
Plagen’s Pier Marina Clay Township / Algonac has purchased the old Sunset Bay Marina and is making improvements! New restaurant with waterfront 2nd floor private banquet room, updated marina, vacation rental, and outside gated storage.
Just off Lake St. Clair’s beautiful Anchor Bay in Chesterfield Township, Propeller Basin Full Service Marina is conveniently located only a few minutes off I-94.
The Raft Bar is truly a Lake St. Clair local’s bar since 1976! Located on Northern Lake St. Clair on Bouvier Bay, visit us by boat or car. The Raft Bar has lots of dockage at the end of our newly dredged marked deep channel. Famous for the “Raft Burger” and perch fry dinners on Wednesday & Friday.
Just across from the Clinton River, the River Rat Restaurant is a fun place to stop on your way home from the marina. Wide ranging menu and voted Best New Restaurant by Macomb Daily’s Readers Choice Awards. We offer a separate bar area with 10 plasma TV’s, and a casual dining room with moderate prices and large portions.
Rose Marine new Boat and Engine Sales & Service in Clay Township on Lake St. Clair. We specialize in pontoon and fishing boat sales, including Manitou, Lund, and Ranger. We are the areas largest Outboard Dealer Service Center – MerCruiser, Mercury, Yamaha, Honda, Evinrude. Bulk oil, marine parts store, and trailer sales.
Schneider’s Motorsports has moved to a larger location! Engine, boat, dock, and trailer sales, full service marina, parts store for Boats – ATVs – PWCs – and Snowmobiles. We also offer heated and cold indoor & outdoor storage.
Stop at Shore Thing Market – BP, a short boat ride through the Swan Creek off Anchor Bay before your trip out on the lake, or your trip home, to pick up those needed extra items…. or stop by with the family to enjoy a fresh milk shake or fresh ground coffee.
Strawberry Island on Lake St. Clair has a long history with many interesting residents. A popular swim area, Strawberry Island history is uncovered in this 2018 Lake St. Clair Guide magazine article…. read on
Stuck in Seaweed Coastal Décor & Design is located street side of Mayea Marina and The Island Grill. Open April thru December, stop by and visit us for interesting home accents, furnishings, nautical casual wear, jewelry, and gifts.
Sun-Up Marina is located on the Salt River on Anchor Bay, just off of Lake St. Clair. Everything you’ll need is right here! Marina, fuel dock, party store, bait, marine supplies, restaurant and carry outs within walking distance, club house, picnic areas, and more.
Sunsation Harbor Marina and North Surf LLC have purchased the New Baltimore waterfront owned by Schmid Marina for the last 50+ years. Many marina upgrades have been completed and 24 new home sites will be developed beginning spring 2019!
Sunset Harbor is conveniently located on Harsen’s Island. Full service marina with summer & transient wells, winter inside heated and cold storage, outside storage, fuel gas dock with pump out, heated swimming pool, pavilion & beach, WI-FI, with a scenic safe harbor on the North Channel near Lake St. Clair / St. Clair River.
The Boat Docs, located on the Black River in Port Huron, just off the St. Clair River offer expert diagnosing and service for marine engines, transmissions, and outdrives. We also provide maintenance for your boat including detailing & waxing, winterizing, shrink wrap, and bottom painting.
The Waterfront Shoppe on Harsens Island features nautical gifts, home décor and home accessories, resort clothing for women, children and men, name drop T-shirts, sweatshirts, and gifts, and for the children and the young of heart, the “penny candy” is always a fun adventure!
Visit the quaint town of New Baltimore by boat or car! Restaurants and wine tasting, bakery & candy shops, boutiques, art, antiques, gift shops, books, museum, and more. And, don’t forget to bring the family and enjoy our beautiful park with a children’s playground, fishing pier, and sandy beach…. all on Lake St. Clair’s Anchor Bay.
By car or boat, Walker’s Marina on Harsens Island has been a long time GO TO place if you need some quick food, run out of beer, get some ice cream or snacks. We also stock groceries and firewood and have a fuel dock with mid grade and premium gas for your boat.
Washington Street Wine House – New Baltimore is a quaint little winery, making wine on premise. Along with complimentary tastings, sales by the bottle, wine related gifts and accessories, we offer a variety of items to make your own custom gift baskets.
What’s it like to boat on Lake St. Clair? Take a short boat trip early November (7 minute video) from northern Lake St. Clair through a small portion of the beautiful St. Clair Flats, the largest freshwater delta in the world. We start in Bouvier…
Where is Gull Island on Lake St. Clair? The popular boat anchorage area at the mouth of the Shipping Channel is home to the annual first boat event of the year, Jobbie Nooner.
Pick up the NEW 100 page 2019 Lake St. Clair Guide for FREE! Our sponsors receive the majority of copies, however, 150+ locations kindly distribute the magazine from Detroit to Port Huron on the U.S. side, and from Windsor to Sarnia, Ontario on the Canadian…
The Wooden Valve offers 32 Michigan Craft beers on tap along with 50+ bourbons. “Pitmaster” / General Manager Bubba Coddington has put together a mouth watering menu consisting of Latin Street Food.