Waukegan Harbor Fishing near Waukegan, Illinois

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Details for Waukegan Harbor

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

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