Waukegan Harbor Fishing near Waukegan, Illinois

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Details for Waukegan Harbor

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

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