Rock River Fishing near Rockford, Illinois
Details for Rock River
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 42.265018 -89.095108
Bodies of Water near Rock River
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Description for Rock River, Winnebago County, Illinois
Rock River is a reservoir located just .4 miles from Rockford, in Winnebago County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including crappie, rock bass, walleye, catfish, bullhead, bigmouth buffalo, sucker, bream, bluegill, panfish, warmouth, drum, white bass, green sunfish, blue catfish, northern pike, smallmouth bass, sauger, saugeye, largemouth bass, black bullhead, nassau grouper, muskie, bowfin, flathead catfish, carp and redear sunfish here. Whether you’re spinning, baitcasting, fly fishing, casting or trolling your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Rock 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.