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Crooked Lake
Location of the lake in Michigan.
Location of the lake in Michigan.
Crooked Lake
Location in Michigan
Location Oakland County, Michigan
Coordinates 42°46′38″N 83°23′37″W / 42.777252°N 83.393555°W / 42.777252; -83.393555
Basin countries United States
Surface area 68 acres (28 ha)
Max. depth 65 ft (20 m)
Surface elevation 293 meters (961 feet)
Settlements Independence Township

Crooked Lake is a 68-acre lake along the Clinton River. The lake, with a maximum depth of 65 feet, lies within Independence Township in Oakland County, Michigan.

The lake is located east of Sashabaw Road and south of Shappie Road.

Crooked Lake connects upstream to Upper Bushman Lake

Crooked Lake was formerly named Lower Bushman Lake.


Crooked Lake does not have a catch-and-release policy like nearby Upper Bushman Lake. Fish in Crooked Lake include pickerel, yellow perch, largemouth bass, pumpkinseed sunfish, northern pike and crappie.

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