Otter Lake Fishing near Girard, Illinois

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Details for Otter Lake

Species Caught Here:
Striped Bass
Bream, Bluegill
Yellow Bass
Rock Bass
Largemouth Bass

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 39.408104 -89.911766

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Description for Otter Lake, Macoupin County, Illinois

Otter Lake is a reservoir located just 7.5 miles from Girard, in Macoupin County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Palmyra, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including carp, muskie, bullhead, panfish, striped bass, bream, bluegill, yellow bass, rock bass, sucker, largemouth bass, warmouth, catfish and crappie 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 Otter 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.