Jericho Lake Diversion is a channel located just 1.6 miles from Montgomery, in Kane County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including catfish, smelt, drum, bream, bluegill, white catfish, sturgeon, bigmouth buffalo, redear sunfish, yellow bass, black bass, smallmouth bass, shovelnose sturgeon, rainbow trout, muskie, redbreast sunfish, brook trout, rock bass, largemouth bass, panfish, carp, pumpkinseed sunfish, atlantic salmon, sunfish, brown trout, coho salmon, bowfin, white perch, striped bass, blue catfish, sucker, perch, white bass, flathead catfish, northern pike and steelhead trout here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing, baitcasting or net fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Jericho Lake Diversion.
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.