Bayles Lake is a reservoir located just 13.6 miles from Onarga, in Iroquois County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Loda, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including steelhead trout, white perch, panfish, crappie, white catfish, sturgeon, sunfish, white bass, northern pike, smallmouth bass, walleye, lake trout, striped bass, rock bass, blue catfish, bullhead, largemouth bass, flathead catfish, sockeye salmon, gar, carp, bream, bluegill, catfish, whitefish, yellow bass, muskie and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re baitcasting, spinning, fly fishing or trolling your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Bayles Lake.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Illinois Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.