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 smallmouth bass, sockeye salmon, sturgeon, rainbow trout, white catfish, walleye, white perch, catfish, panfish, striped bass, gar, bullhead, carp, northern pike, white bass, muskie, sunfish, blue catfish, flathead catfish, bream, bluegill, lake trout, yellow bass, largemouth bass, whitefish, crappie, rock bass and steelhead 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.