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Inner Harbor

The Inner Harbor also known as the Small Boat Harbor or Simmons Island Marina contains the only public boat launch ramps in the Kenosha Harbor area.
Summer view of the Inner Harbor and boat ramps.
The floating piers are removed from November 1st through April 1st. This allows fishing in the entire harbor.

Directions to the Inner Harbor:
From I-94, take Highway 158 (52nd Street) east.
North (left) on Highway 32 (Sheridan Road)
East (Right) on 50th St.
Cross the Harbor bridge.
North (Left) on Kennedy Memorial Drive.
West (Left) on next street 45th St.
Parking is available in the boat ramp area or
Along the East side of the Inner Harbor.
The West side of the Harbor is Private Property without any shore fishing access.

Click to open MapTech Map of the Area

Fishing options in the Inner Harbor:

Casting spoons, jigs or lures.

Fishing with bait under bobbers.

Make sure you bring a net with a long handle.
Its about 4 feet from the pier to the water.

Best times to fish the Inner Harbor:
  • Brown Trout - November through April.
  • Steelhead - November through April.
  • Brook Trout - November through April.
  • Ice fishing is available in January/February
  • Make sure you check for safe Ice !!!!!
Brown Trout caught in the Inner Harbor: