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 sturgeon, bigmouth buffalo, flathead catfish, pumpkinseed sunfish, largemouth bass, sunfish, bowfin, blue catfish, steelhead trout, atlantic salmon, white perch, yellow bass, redbreast sunfish, redear sunfish, drum, smallmouth bass, shovelnose sturgeon, muskie, northern pike, rainbow trout, white bass, carp, sucker, coho salmon, striped bass, bream, bluegill, brown trout, black bass, panfish, brook trout, rock bass, smelt, white catfish, catfish and perch here. Whether you’re baitcasting, fly fishing, spinning 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.