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

Carthage Fishing

Carthage Lake 1.2 miles
Cedar Creek 6.5 miles
Deer Creek 7.3 miles
Dunbar Creek 7 miles
Fisher Creek 8.2 miles
Grove Creek 7.7 miles
La Harpe Creek 6.1 miles
Linda Lake 6.1 miles
Little Creek 7 miles
Long Creek 5 miles
Middle Creek 8.7 miles
Rock Creek 5.1 miles
Short Creek 4.9 miles
Thomas Lake 5.5 miles
Thomas Lake Dam 5.5 miles
Wildcat Creek 9.7 miles
Carthage (IL) Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, and Fishing Spots
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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 Carthage (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 Carthage's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Lake Linda Dam, Short Creek and Fisher Creek. Whether you're fishing for Sturgeon, Striped Bass or Brown Trout, or one of the other fish found near Carthage, 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 Carthage 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.

Carthage can be found in the great state of Illinois. More specifically, it can be found at 40.4164314270020 and -91.1362533569336. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.

Fish Species Found in the Carthage (IL) Area

Largemouth Bass,  Bream/Bluegill,  Bullhead,  Carp,  Crappie,  Catfish,  Brook Trout,  Bigmouth Buffalo,  Blue Catfish,   and 6 more

Bodies of Water near Carthage (IL)

210 Lakes

767 Rivers and Streams

245 Reservoirs

293 other