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

Charleston Fishing Reports

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Charleston Fishing

Brush Creek 9.1 miles
Cassell Creek 1.8 miles
Clear Creek 11.2 miles
Clear Creek 11.9 miles
Crabill Pond 4.9 miles
Darkies Creek 11.2 miles
Dicks Creek 11.1 miles
Dry Branch 10.5 miles
Dudley Branch 6.5 miles
East Fork Creek 11.9 miles
Fox Ridge Lake 6.6 miles
Franklin Branch 8.4 miles
Fulfer Branch 12.1 miles
Greasy Creek 10.7 miles
Indian Creek 6 miles
Jakes Branch 7.8 miles
Kickapoo Creek 4.1 miles
Lake Windermere 6.1 miles
Mill Creek 10.3 miles
Opossum Creek 11.2 miles
Polecat Creek 3.8 miles
Ridge Lake 6.5 miles
Riley Creek 2.5 miles
Temples Pond 11.4 miles
Temples Pond Dam 11.4 miles
West Fork Creek 12.5 miles
Whetstone Creek 3.3 miles
Charleston (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 Charleston (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 Charleston's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Ridge Lake, Greasy Creek and Brush Creek. Whether you're fishing for Largemouth Bass, Rainbow Trout or Sucker, or one of the other fish found near Charleston, 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 Charleston 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.

Charleston can be found in the great state of Illinois. More specifically, it can be found at 39.4961471557617 and -88.1761550903320. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.

Fish Species Found in the Charleston (IL) Area

Bream/Bluegill,  Bullhead,  Carp,  Crappie,  Largemouth Bass,  Catfish,  Rock Bass,  Sunfish,  Warmouth,   and 7 more

Bodies of Water near Charleston (IL)

86 Lakes

741 Rivers and Streams

226 Reservoirs

171 other