Dead River Fishing near Oblong, Illinois

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Details for Dead River

Species Caught Here:
Redear Sunfish
Rock Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Blue Catfish
Northern Pike
White Perch

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 38.897823 -87.988922

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Description for Dead River, Jasper County, Illinois

Dead River is a stream located just 8.4 miles from Oblong, in Jasper County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Rafetown, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including redear sunfish, walleye, crappie, rock bass, sunfish, smallmouth bass, catfish, blue catfish, bullhead, northern pike, bream, bluegill, white perch, gar and carp here. Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Dead River. 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.