Brighton Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, Fishing Reports, and Fishing Charters (Illinois)

Brighton Fishing Reports

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Brighton Fishing

Brighton (IL) Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, and Fishing Spots
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Fishing Charters near Brighton (IL)

Illinois Fishing Licenses

Join us as we discuss the Illinois Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

About Brighton (IL) Fishing was built for the outdoorsmen and outdoorswomen using a crowd sourcing model whereby we leave the local knowledge to the locals. Make edits, update details, share reports, and record your catches with photos, locations, and much more. We invite you to share your passion and your expertise.

For those interested in fishing Brighton's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Gotter Pond Dam, Carlson Lake and Mowens Lake. Whether you're fishing for Largemouth Bass, Walleye or Carp, or one of the other fish found near Brighton, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spin casting gear out and find your new favorite fishing spot near Brighton in state. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, records for a location, photos, videos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and much more.

Brighton can be found in the great state of Illinois. More specifically, it can be found at 39.0397682189941 and -90.1406631469727. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.

Fish Species Found in the Brighton (IL) Area

Bream/Bluegill,  Crappie,  Largemouth Bass,  Muskie,  White Bass,  Catfish,  Bigmouth Buffalo,  Blue Catfish,  

Bodies of Water near Brighton (IL)

268 Lakes

820 Rivers and Streams

500 Reservoirs

595 other