Waukegan Harbor Fishing near Waukegan, Illinois

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Details for Waukegan Harbor

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

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

Bodies of Water near Waukegan Harbor

Waukegan River

Waukegan, IL

Sunderland Creek

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Dead Lake

Beach Park, IL

Pettibone Creek

North Chicago, IL

Mill Creek

Wadsworth, IL

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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 green sunfish, bowfin, crappie, gar, lake trout, rainbow trout, brook trout, bream, bluegill, pumpkinseed, pumpkinseed sunfish, bigmouth buffalo, catfish, perch, flathead catfish, bullhead, smallmouth bass, brown trout, largemouth bass, coho salmon, carp, warmouth, sucker, drum, northern pike, bluefish, sturgeon, rock bass, sunfish, white bass, chinook salmon, walleye, sauger and blue catfish here. Whether you’re spinning, baitcasting, fly fishing, trolling or casting 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.