Waukegan Harbor Fishing near Waukegan, Illinois

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Details for Waukegan Harbor

Species Caught Here:
Sunfish
Chinook Salmon
Carp
Northern Pike
Pumpkinseed
Perch
Bluefish
Rock Bass
Walleye
Largemouth Bass
Flathead Catfish
Coho Salmon
White Bass
Green Sunfish
Drum
Pumpkinseed Sunfish
Warmouth
Bullhead
Bream
Bluegill
Sturgeon
Bowfin
Smallmouth Bass
Rainbow Trout
Lake Trout
Gar
Brown Trout
Sucker
Bigmouth Buffalo
Sauger
Blue Catfish
Crappie
Brook Trout
Catfish

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Bay
Lat/Long: 42.363354 -87.823685

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Description for Waukegan Harbor, Lake County, Illinois

Waukegan Harbor is a bay located just 1.1 miles from Waukegan, in Lake County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including sunfish, chinook salmon, carp, northern pike, pumpkinseed, perch, bluefish, rock bass, walleye, largemouth bass, flathead catfish, coho salmon, white bass, green sunfish, drum, pumpkinseed sunfish, warmouth, bullhead, bream, bluegill, sturgeon, bowfin, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, lake trout, gar, brown trout, sucker, bigmouth buffalo, sauger, blue catfish, crappie, brook trout and catfish here. Whether you’re fly fishing, casting, spinning, trolling or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Waukegan Harbor. 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.