Otter Lake Fishing near Girard, Illinois

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Details for Otter Lake

Species Caught Here:
Yellow Bass
Muskie
Panfish
Sucker
Bullhead
Bream
Bluegill
Striped Bass
Crappie
Largemouth Bass
Rock Bass
Carp
Catfish
Warmouth

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

Bodies of Water near Otter Lake

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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 yellow bass, muskie, panfish, sucker, bullhead, bream, bluegill, striped bass, crappie, largemouth bass, rock bass, carp, catfish and warmouth 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.