Rock River Fishing near Rockford, Illinois

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Details for Rock River

Species Caught Here:
Drum
Sucker
White Bass
Warmouth
Rock Bass
Green Sunfish
Walleye
Saugeye
Smallmouth Bass
Black Bullhead
Panfish
Sauger
Carp
Bowfin
Bream
Bluegill
Bigmouth Buffalo
Crappie
Flathead Catfish
Largemouth Bass
Muskie
Northern Pike
Bullhead
Nassau Grouper
Redear Sunfish
Catfish
Blue Catfish

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 drum, sucker, white bass, warmouth, rock bass, green sunfish, walleye, saugeye, smallmouth bass, black bullhead, panfish, sauger, carp, bowfin, bream, bluegill, bigmouth buffalo, crappie, flathead catfish, largemouth bass, muskie, northern pike, bullhead, nassau grouper, redear sunfish, catfish and blue catfish here. Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting, casting, spinning 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.