Illinois - Fishing, Guides, Charters, Bait Information
Hot Spots in Illinois
"Crappie are fair; look for fish moving up into 5 to 7 feet of water;..."
"Bluegill are slow on wax worms. Crappie are fair on minnows near brush..."
"Ice fished between hours of 7am to 1pm. West side. Sunny start became over..."
"If you live in IL and like bass fishing I would recommend you fish..."
Browse Fishing Spots in Illinois
- Lakes: 763
- Rivers/Streams: 2,580
- Reservoirs: 1,050
- Others: 947
- All: 5,340
Species Caught: Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Crappie, Bullhead, Carp, Rock Bass, Warmouth, Panfish and 54 more
More About Fishing in Illinois
For those interested in fishing in the state of Illinois, United States, you'll find 5,340 bodies of water where fishing may be possible, such as Bangs Lake, Four Lakes and Busse Lake among many others. Fishing for White Bass, Rock Bass or Brook Trout or one of the other 27 fish found in this state? We can help you find the fish, tell you what they're biting, and who's catching them. So get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spincasting gear out and find your new favorite fishing spot in Illinois. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, record catches for a location, photos, GPS coordinates for where they are biting, and so much more. So what are you waiting for?