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.
May 15, 2020 – OPEN NOW for Carry Out by boat! Restaurant Guide for Lake St. Clair & St. Clair River restaurants open around the water. Quick links / menus / social media updates all in one place.
Admirals Cove, a 55+ community with multi-million dollar renovation! Luxury amenities & brand new homes! Across from Lake St. Clair with boat & RV storage.
Eating out at “The Anchor Point” (TAP) Bistro is an EXPERIENCE!!! Serving traditional items while adding a variety of heartier / healthier food alternatives, we tailor our menu to the pure natural single ingredient recipes. Full bar with 25+ beers, wine, and cocktails … BIG expansion coming for 2020!
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. Formerly in the “Pink House” downtown, we have moved to a larger location on M29. Stop by and see our new place opening spring 2020!
Best City of St. Clair Things to Do, Restaurants, Shopping, and Vacation Rentals! Walk the longest freshwater boardwalk in the world then enjoy some great shopping, food, and outdoor eateries while watching freighters go 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.
Blackbird Home Goods is located in the Riverview Plaza. We have all the things you didn’t know you needed! Unique, high quality home décor pieces, furniture, apparel, kids and gifts!
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.
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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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 $35. 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.
The Conn-Artist Studio & Gallery offers local fine art, unique gifts, jewelry, and specialty cards. Weekly classes in art instruction are offered and we have a curator on staff.
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.
Duffy’s Landing believes customer service is #1! All new gas docks to get boaters in and out quick! Non ethanol and premium diesel, pump outs, groceries, ice cream, fresh sandwiches, hot dog bar, marine supplies, beer, wine, and 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.
Need Lake St. Clair fishing report, laws, Michigan Recreational Passport to launch, license, and fishing season information? Here are several popular quick links to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources Fishing Information.
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.
Hart’s River House, on the St. Clair River, is a completely renovated 1800’s vacation rental home just minutes from downtown city of St. Clair. An excellent choice for large outdoor group parties, weddings, and reunions. Plenty of parking!
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 heated 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, and Princecraft along with many more popular brands. We have a large online inventory of used boats. WE BUY BOATS! Brokerage services start at 5%.
INTERACTIVE MAPS Marine Service “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 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.
With direct access to beautiful Lake St. Clair, Jefferson Beach Marina is your gateway to unlimited marine recreation. Our facilities include marina dockage, storage, fuel dock & pump out, restaurant, and onsite repairs.
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.
La Moda e Bella, which translates from Italian as “beautiful fashion”, is just outside downtown New Baltimore on 23 Mile (M29). We offer a fresh array of upscale affordable women’s clothing and imported Italian jewelry! Need some unique gift ideas? Stop by for a variety of accessories and gift items designed for women.
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.
Lexington Village Theatre, The Village Pub, and Sweetwater Gourmet Deli & Bar are the new sister string of entertainment of the famous Brown’s Bar & CJ Brown’s Boatyard Grille on Lake St. Clair! Come to the Lexington Harbor and walk a block from the marina for outstanding big acts, great food, and entertainment all in one complex.
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.
Here at The “Famous” Little Bar Restaurant Marine City, we use the freshest of ingredients brought in several times a week from our own area’s Eastern Market. We make everything in-house…..from our salad dressings to all of our sauces! Try the Wigley Reuben sandwich served on toasted marbled rye or the Friday Prime Rib.
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.
2020 NO WAKE ZONE map Lake St. Clair, St. Clair River, North, South, & Middle Channels, Detroit River, St. Clair Shores areas. 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.
Lake St. Clair events and charters with NautiBuoy! Cruise with style and comfort on the Pride of NautiBuoy Sea Ray cruiser with cabin. Our reserve naval officer & former fighter pilot boat charter captain is licensed & Insured. Experience on the water what people on shore are talking about!
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!
The seasonally open Octopus Beer Garden on the Clinton River just outside downtown Mt. Clemens is where fun is on tap! Local craft beer, ciders, and seltzers on draft to pare with our chef inspired American summer foods! Weekly events, entertainment, and specials.
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 (formerly Sunset Bay Marina) has made many improvements! On the Rocks Restaurant, updated marina wells, summer & winter gated storage, in-water covered storage, and vacation rental.
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.
Rivers Bend Marina near downtown St. Clair Michigan, just off the St. Clair River, offers more than just boat wells. Complete marine boat repair, factory authorized facility, winter storage, 40-Ton lift.
Rose Marine new Boat and Engine Sales & Service in Clay Township on Lake St. Clair. We specialize in pontoon & fishing boat sales, including Avalon, Tide Water, 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.
The St. Clair Art Association, located in the Riverview Plaza, offers local art, jewelry, gifts, and classes. Each year the Association promotes special events, including the large annual Art Fair on the St. Clair River and the new Pop-Up Gala.
Visit the St. Clair Historical Museum and travel back 250 years to the community’s beginning. Our history includes a British Fort, Michigan lumbering, salt mining, and shipbuilding. View artifacts and photographs of the fabulous resorts and hotels that drew guests from all over the world to the beautiful landscape and therapeutic mineral baths.
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 basic groceries and have a fuel dock with premium non-ethanol and premium gas for your boat.
War Water Brewery is celebrating its 5th year serving on-site made “wicked awesome” beer and full menu! 16 taps rotate light lagers, Belgian Triples, Complex IPA’s, & hard seltzers. A new line of distilled liquors will be offered 2020! BYOB of wine for $10 corkage fee to compliment our unique menu.
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 2020 Lake St. Clair Guide for FREE! Our sponsors receive the majority of the 20,000 copies, however, 150+ locations kindly distribute the magazine from Detroit to Port Huron on the U.S. side, and from Windsor to Sarnia, Ontario…
The Wooden Valve offers 32 Michigan Craft beers on tap along with 50+ bourbons. “We have put together a mouth watering menu consisting of Mexican and Latin Street Food.