Waukegan Harbor Fishing near Waukegan, Illinois

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Details for Waukegan Harbor

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

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

Bodies of Water near Waukegan Harbor

Waukegan River

Waukegan, IL

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Dead Lake

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Pettibone Creek

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Mill Creek

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