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Pine is Divine

Pine Lake is one of the major attractions to Laporte Several restaurants to eat at, you can even... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2018
Rob W
via mobile
fun lake, good all sports, clean and sand bottom, family fun

Pine lake is a clear water, low weed sand bottom lake that offer opportunities for the entire... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2017
R Bruce D
Michigan City, Indiana
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

One of rare sandy deep water lakes with three access ramps. Connected by channel to 10mph 175 acre Stone Lake with public sandy beach, playground, and great crappie fishing. Kayakers and paddleboarders frequent every Sunday morning! While Pine Lake’s 600 acres doesn’t appear to sound...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ed F
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Always enjoyed the lake. Now you can barely see the lake with the fences, condos, restaurants. What a same as it is a beautiful lake.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Diane H
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Pine Lake is one of the major attractions to Laporte Several restaurants to eat at, you can even get a drink at a Tiki bar right on the lake, plenty of room to tub, fish, or water ski. Enjoy

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Rob W
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Put a cash deposit on a 1 hour rental on a lake barely 500 acres. It was a pontoon boat barley capable of 10 moles per hour. The end was all we could enter from. They never asked us to check out the boat for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank Mark H
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Pine lake is a nice small lake that is family friendly it is clse to alot of restaurants and gas stations there are a couple hotels rite on pine lake Ave the only problem is it gets extremely crowded on the lake alot of boats,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Sean W
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Pine lake is a clear water, low weed sand bottom lake that offer opportunities for the entire family. You can rent a boat at the marina so you can just go and have a great day on the lake with your family and friends. Go...More

Date of experience: July 2017
6  Thank R Bruce D
Reviewed May 28, 2017

This is a great area to visit for a picnic. Nice little beach and parking area with tables/grills. Definitely worth a visit but could be crowded during the season.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank GD64
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

I have fished Pine Lake early in the spring prior to the tourist season. It is s great ski, fish, swim and boating lake. It gets pretty busy starting around Memorial Day - Labor Day. I put my little fish boat in on Stone Lake...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Bruce W
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Pine Lake is a great lake for boating, kayaking, water skiing, tubing and fishing. There are boat rentals available and a great food truck at the marina on the south end of the lake with ice cream, pie and sandwiches. There are several houses to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank 3hubers
Reviewed July 12, 2016

Had an enjoyable time on the lake. Rented a pontoon boat and took out some adults and teenagers to enjoy the water and sun. Teenagers were able to tube and had a good time. Water was nice temperature and clean.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank jwcorbett
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Craig M
August 5, 2018|
Response from Rob W | Reviewed this property |
Stone Lake which is the sister lake to Pine Lake has life guards...Pine Lake you swim at your own risk.
June 12, 2017|
Response from Bruce W | Reviewed this property |
Since I only boat fish, I do not know. But you could contact the Indiana DNR office in Michigan city and ask 219-879-5710. Good luck. Doc
August 1, 2016|
Response from jwcorbett | Reviewed this property |
Holiday Inn Express right across from the Lake. The Public areas that you can lauch a Wave Runner. You may want to call one the rental places and they can give you the details. Not sure where Schaumburg IL.