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Waukegan Harbor Fishing near Waukegan, Illinois

5 star rating out of 5 by 3 reviewers
Fish for:
  • Sunfish
  • Brook Trout
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Carp
  • Green Sunfish
  • White Bass
  • Northern Pike
  • Flathead Catfish
  • Sucker
  • Bullhead
  • Lake Trout
  • Bowfin
  • Sturgeon
  • Brown Trout
  • Perch
  • Bream
  • Bluegill
  • Sauger
  • Gar
  • Chinook Salmon
  • Drum
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Walleye
  • Bluefish
  • Warmouth
  • Pumpkinseed
  • Coho Salmon
  • Pumpkinseed Sunfish
  • Crappie
  • Rainbow Trout
  • Blue Catfish
  • Catfish
  • Rock Bass
  • Bigmouth Buffalo
Access: Public
Fishing License: Required
Fishing Rules & Regulations: Illinois Fish & Wildlife

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Fishing Times for Waukegan Harbor

Fishing Times for Waukegan Harbor near Waukegan, IL

Best Fishing Times
9:36AM to 11:36AM

Alternate Fishing Times
3:04PM to 5:04PM

Fishing Waukegan Harbor, IL on 5/24/2015 will be best from 9:36AM through 11:36AM. If that time won’t work for you, 3:04PM to 5:04PM looks promising. Remember to adjust these times based on barometric pressure, and weather changes.

Weather for Waukegan Harbor

Current Temp: 51.45
Max Temp: 51.45
Min Temp: 51.45
Outside: overcast clouds
Wind: Fresh Breeze
Wind Speed: 10.39
Wind Direction: East-northeast
Humidity: 70
Pressure: 1009.5
Sunrise: 5:21 AM
Sunset: 8:14 PM

3 Fishing Reports for Waukegan Harbor - Waukegan, Illinois

10/10/2011 12:50 PM

Fishing Tips for Lake Michigan

The warm weather has been doing weird things to the fishing. There are fish being caught shallow (if you want to try catching them from shore fish cast out as far as you can if you want to catch those fish from a boat fish just past where the shore anglers can cast) and they are being caught out deep (if you want to catch these fish from shore you should buy a boat if you want to catch these fish from a boat you should try trolling spoons and plugs is 110-145 feet of water). Good luck fishing!

9/23/2011 12:20 PM

Fishing Tips for Wakegan Harbor

The cold weather we have been experiencing lately has pushed the salmon in towards the shore. In fact a few have been caught in the harbor. I do not recommend doing all you’re fishing in the harbor yet but you will want to fish near it. Good luck fishing!

8/2/2011 3:20 PM

Fishing Tips for Lake Michigan near Waukegan Harbor

With all this warm weather the fish have been pushed deep. So try trolling spoons in 200-65 feet of water. Good luck fishing!

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

To find this fishing spot check the map shown above or enter 42.36335 latitude, and -87.82368 longitude into your GPS device. View Waukegan Harbor Topo Map.

And please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the bay is open to the public, and that you have the necessary fishing license. Now what are you waiting for, get fishing!
Waukegan Harbor est un baie situé à seulement 1.1 miles de Waukegan, dans le Lake County, dans les état de l'Illinois, United States. Les pêcheurs trouveront une grande variété de poissons, y compris crapet, omble de fontaine, achigan à petite bouche, carpe, crapet vert, bar blanc, le grand brochet, le poisson-chat à tête plate, ventouse, barbotte, touladi, castor, esturgeon, la truite brune, perche, bream, bluegill, doré noir, GAR, saumon quinnat, tambour, achigan à grande bouche, le doré jaune, Bluefish, warmouth, crapet-soleil, le saumon coho, marigane, la truite arc-en-, poisson-chat bleu, catfish, crapet de roche et buffalo à grande bouche ici. Que vous soyez CASTING, filature, pêche à la mouche, pêche à la traîne ou moulage vos chances d'obtenir une morsure ici sont bonnes. Alors prenez votre canne à pêche à la mouche favorite et la bobine, et partez à Waukegan Harbor.

Pour trouver cet endroit de pêche consultez la carte ci-dessus ou entrez 42.36335 de latitude et de longitude -87.82368 dans votre appareil GPS. Voir Waukegan Harbor Carte Topographique.

Et s'il vous plaît n'oubliez pas de vérifier avec les poissons de la faune locale et du service pour assurer le baie est ouvert au public, et que vous avez le permis de pêche obligatoire. Maintenant, ce que vous attendez, vous la pêche!
Waukegan Harbor es el bahía situado a 1.1 miles de Waukegan, en Lake County, en los estado de Illinois, United States. Los pescadores encontrarán una gran variedad de peces incluyendo pez luna, trucha de arroyo, boca chica graves, carpa, pez sol, lobina blanca, lucio, bagre cabeza plana, ventosa, siluro, trucha de lago, bowfin, esturión, trucha marrón, perca, bream, bluegill, Sauger, gar, salmón chinook, tambor, lobina, Alaska, pescado azul, Warmouth, semillas de calabaza, salmón coho, pez luna pez sol, tipo de pez, trucha arco iris, siluro azul, catfish, bajo de rock y Bigmouth búfalos aquí Ya sea que esté baitcasting, hilado, la pesca con mosca, trolling o fundición sus probabilidades de contraer una picadura de aquí son buenos. Así que coge tu caña favoritos pesca con mosca y carrete, y diríjase a Waukegan Harbor.

Para encontrar este lugar de pesca Consulte el mapa que aparece arriba o entrar en 42.36335 latitud, y -87.82368 de longitud en el dispositivo GPS. Ver Mapa Topográfico de Waukegan Harbor.

Y por favor recuerde verificar con el local de Pesca y Vida Silvestre del departamento para garantizar la bahía es abierto al público, y que tiene la licencia de pesca necesario. Ahora, ¿qué estás esperando, consiga la pesca!
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