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Crab Orchard Lake Fishing near Carbondale, Illinois

5 star rating out of 5 by 2 reviewers
Fish for:
  • Warmouth
  • Crappie
  • Panfish
  • Sunfish
  • White Bass
  • Rock Bass
  • Channel Catfish
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Redear Sunfish
  • Bullhead
  • Green Sunfish
  • Carp
Access: Public
Fishing License: Required
Fishing Rules & Regulations: Illinois Fish & Wildlife

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Fishing Times for Crab Orchard Lake

Fishing Times for Crab Orchard Lake near Carbondale, IL

Best Fishing Times
6:14AM to 8:14AM

Alternate Fishing Times
11:18AM to 1:18PM

Fishing Crab Orchard Lake, IL on 8/27/2014 will be best from 6:14AM through 8:14AM. If that time won’t work for you, 11:18AM to 1:18PM looks promising. Remember to adjust these times based on barometric pressure, and weather changes.

Weather for Crab Orchard Lake

Current Temp: 71.6
Max Temp: 75.2
Min Temp: 71.6
Outside: clear sky
Wind: Light breeze
Wind Speed: 3.24
Wind Direction: South-southwest
Humidity: 94
Pressure: 1018
Sunrise: 6:23 AM
Sunset: 7:32 PM

2 Fishing Reports for Crab Orchard Lake - Carbondale, Illinois

2/19/2013 7:00 AM


Bluegill are fair using crickets, wax worms and red worms. Catfish are fair using leeches, cheese bait & cut bait.

5/21/2011 1:59:50 PM

Crab Orchard Lake

The fishing in Crab Orchard Lake is often rated up there in the top ten lakes in IL. You will find big bass, really nice catfish, awesome panfish, and ok striped bass. Early in the fishing season try fishing the shallow east end of the lake, shallow bays, feeder creeks, and boat docks. The rest of the season fish drop offs, weed lines, fallen trees, and near the shad schools. I would recommend fishing with crank baits, live bait, spinners, jigs, and soft plastics. Good luck fishing!

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More About Crab Orchard Lake

Crab Orchard Lake is a reservoir located just 3.7 miles from Carbondale, in Williamson County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including warmouth, crappie, panfish, sunfish, white bass, rock bass, channel catfish, largemouth bass, redear sunfish, bullhead, green sunfish and carp here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Crab Orchard Lake.

Alternate names for this reservoir includes Craborchard Lake. To find this fishing spot check the map shown above or enter 37.71755 latitude, and -89.15036 longitude into your GPS device. View Crab Orchard Lake Topo Map.

And please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the reservoir is open to the public, and that you have the necessary fishing license. Now what are you waiting for, get fishing!
Crab Orchard Lake est un réservoir situé à seulement 3.7 miles de Carbondale, dans le Williamson County, dans les état de l'Illinois, United States. Les pêcheurs trouveront une grande variété de poissons, y compris warmouth, marigane, crapets, crapet, bar blanc, crapet de roche, barbue de rivière, achigan à grande bouche, crapet redear, barbotte, crapet vert et carpe ici. Que vous soyez filature, pêche à la mouche ou CASTING vos chances d'obtenir une morsure ici sont bonnes. Alors prenez votre canne à pêche à la mouche favorite et la bobine, et partez à Crab Orchard Lake.

Autres noms pour ce reservoir comprend Craborchard Lake. Pour trouver cet endroit de pêche consultez la carte ci-dessus ou entrez 37.71755 de latitude et de longitude -89.15036 dans votre appareil GPS. Voir Crab Orchard Lake Carte Topographique.

Et s'il vous plaît n'oubliez pas de vérifier avec les poissons de la faune locale et du service pour assurer le réservoir est ouvert au public, et que vous avez le permis de pêche obligatoire. Maintenant, ce que vous attendez, vous la pêche!
Crab Orchard Lake es el embalse situado a 3.7 miles de Carbondale, en Williamson County, en los estado de Illinois, United States. Los pescadores encontrarán una gran variedad de peces incluyendo Warmouth, tipo de pez, panfish, pez luna, lobina blanca, bajo de rock, el bagre de canal, lobina, pez luna redear, siluro, pez sol y carpa aquí Ya sea que esté hilado, la pesca con mosca o baitcasting sus probabilidades de contraer una picadura de aquí son buenos. Así que coge tu caña favoritos pesca con mosca y carrete, y diríjase a Crab Orchard Lake.

Suplente nombres para este reservoir incluye Craborchard Lago. Para encontrar este lugar de pesca Consulte el mapa que aparece arriba o entrar en 37.71755 latitud, y -89.15036 de longitud en el dispositivo GPS. Ver Mapa Topográfico de Crab Orchard Lake.

Y por favor recuerde verificar con el local de Pesca y Vida Silvestre del departamento para garantizar la embalse es abierto al público, y que tiene la licencia de pesca necesario. Ahora, ¿qué estás esperando, consiga la pesca!
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