Outdoor Recreation

Gun Lake is an All Sports Lake with 2680 acres offering activities such as boating, water skiing, tubing, sailing, swimming, kayaking, jet skiing, and great fishing. Land activities include hiking, biking and snowmobile trails, hunting in the Yankee Spring Recreational Area.

Whether you visit for the day, weekend, week, or for the season Gun Lake has a lot to offer. Great Lodging, Dining, and Shopping. Many service’s and activities in and around the lake. Make your destination a West Michigan Getaway at  Gun  Lake.


For everyone who loves water sports – fun stuff like water skiing, wakeboarding, tubing and knee boarding — Gun Lake is the place to be.

Mountain Biking:

Yankee Springs Recreation Area, with its 12 miles of challenging mountain bike trails is, perhaps, the most visited of the area’s mountain biking trails.

Family Summer Vacations:

Golfing, Canoeing, Fishing, Autumn Color.

Fun Winter Activities:

10 acres of Nordic cross-country ski trails, Snowshoeing, Ice fishing, Snowmobiling.

Each winter snowmobilers (“sled heads”) anticipate the snowfall. Snowmobiling in the Gun Lake area offer an exciting challenge for those who enjoy traveling over varied landscapes. With so much snow, and spectacular scenery– the Gun Lake area is a paradise for snowmobiling enthusiasts.