Cisco Chain Muskie Watersmeet MI
Bond Flowage MI Bass
Victoria Reservoir Crappies Rockland MI
Fishing the Western U.P. Michigan
Trout, walleye, musky, bass, pan and ice fishing at it's finest surround the Running Bear Resort

Running Bear Resort  ~ Paulding MI ~ 8 miles north of Watersmeet and 10 miles south of Bruce Crossing

Running Bear Resort
4593 Old US 45
Paulding, MI 49912
Running Bear Resort  
Is for any type of angler
you can be in
miles of pristine trout streams or fish on
numerous quiet spring fed lakes or
try your luck on a record holding
Walleye and Musky lakes

We have 6 super clean and
1 & 2 bedroom
Cabins with full
kitchens. Large refrigerator/freezer
and Dish TV

Great fish cleaning station

Outlets for Battery Charging

Horseshoe driveway
Plenty of parking right by your

Bait, groceries, beer, liquor, here in

or in

Bruce Crossing 10 miles north Bait,
Tackle, Licenses, Grocery store, Bakery
deli, beer, liquor,
area. Hundreds of miles of streams
surround the resort.

Michigan DNR Trout Fishing Info  
Inland Trout Stream Maps

Click on the link above, section 19  
for a stream map of our area

The stretch of the Ontonagon river between Bond
Falls and Agate Falls is often described as County
and quite possibly in the entire
Upper Peninsula

Large Lakes in Gogebic and Ontonagon Counties

Bond Falls Flowage  2127-acres.   
Just 2 miles down the road from the resort.
Excellent for large Walleye and Northern Pike. Also a fish for,
Yellow Perch, Rock and Small Mouth Bass and Crappie.
Bond Flowage Map

Lac Vieux Desert 4,200-acre Boundary Lake
Headwaters of the Wisconsin River and is the
home of the world record Tiger Musky. This famous musky lake
is also only a 20 minute drive. Fish for both Silver & Tiger
Musky, Walleye, Northern Pike, Perch, Small and Large Mouth
Bass and Panfish. Good ice fishing lake in the winter.

Cisco Chain of Lakes are15 interconnected lakes. Great
fishing for Walleye, Northern, Silver & Tiger Musky,
Small and Large Mouth Bass, Trout, and a variety of panfish
including large Bluegill, jumbo Perch and Crappie.
One of the lakes in this chain holds the State record for Silver
Musky. These pristine lakes are also great for kayaking and
canoes dotted with many islands for
picnicking and exploring.

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Crappie from Victoria
Bass from Bond Falls
42" Musky from Cisco
Chain of Lakes 15
minutes from the resort
Caught by Running
Bear Resort owner
Linda Schulz
Nearby  Fishing Lakes

Paulding Pond - open all year trout
Steusser Lake - walleye, pan fish
Tanlund Lake - good ice fishing
Beatons Lake - open all year for trout
Lake Gogebic - great walleye and perch
Crooked Lake - good pan  fish
Paulding MI Trout Stream
Lake Gogebic
AREA : 12,800 acres
LENGTH : 14 miles
WIDTH : 2.5mi. Max
DEPTH : Max 37' ave 17.5'

walleyes, perch, crappies,
smallmouth bass, lake herring,
northern pike.

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Site Menu

Opening Day
May 15
Kevin the Brookies for
Dinner Guy
8 year old Madison with
her first Brookie
NICE Perch Duane!
Boat, Kayak and
Canoe Rentals

Sylvania Outfitters
8 miles south of the Resort

Rental Info
Mary's Northern Pike
Lucas with his first
Brown Trout
stringer of
Spring Walleye from
Bond Flowage
Stringer of
Blue Gills
Northern Pike
Pile of Perch
from Cisco
Chain of Lakes
Walleyes from Bond
Brown Trout
Lons Trout
Marks Pike