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

Salem Fishing Reports

  "Thanks to the over abundance of weeds most of the fish species growth is..." Kinmundy Lake

  "If you like catching average bass, lots of panfish up to about 7 inches,..." Salem Reservoir

Salem Fishing

Barden Creek 7.1 miles
Bear Branch 9.8 miles
Bee Branch 8.6 miles
Brubaker Creek 2.4 miles
Cartter Pond 4.8 miles
Davidson Creek 9.3 miles
Folks Creek 2.7 miles
Goostree Lake 8.2 miles
Harvey Creek 5.8 miles
Hecks Lake 2.7 miles
Hecks Lake Dam 2.7 miles
Jims Creek 7.9 miles
Kings Lake 6.7 miles
Kings Lake Dam 6.7 miles
Lake Centralia 5.7 miles
Lester Lake 9.9 miles
Lester Lake Dam 9.9 miles
Lofton Lake 2.6 miles
Martin Branch 6.3 miles
Moose Reservoir 2.5 miles
Neffs Lake 9.1 miles
Neffs Lake 7 miles
Old Camp Creek 7.8 miles
Rose Lake 8.4 miles
Rose Lake Dam 8.4 miles
Salem Reservoir 0.9 miles
Sandy Branch 9.5 miles
Sportsman Lake 3.3 miles
Sulphur Creek 9.3 miles
Tadlock Branch 6.9 miles
Town Creek 2.2 miles
Turkey Run 8.9 miles
Vermilion Creek 3.1 miles
Warren Branch 9.1 miles
Wills Creek 6.4 miles
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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 Salem (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 Salem's lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices including Johns Branch, Frosty Acres Lake Dam and Rocky Branch. Whether you're fishing for Northern Pike, White Bass or Striped Bass, or one of the other fish found near Salem, 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 Salem 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.

Salem can be found in the great state of Illinois. More specifically, it can be found at 38.6269912719727 and -88.9456176757813. Explore our pages and find your next fishing spot.

Fish Species Found in the Salem (IL) Area

Bream/Bluegill,  Crappie,  Largemouth Bass,  Rock Bass,  Sunfish,  Warmouth,  Redear Sunfish,  Bullhead,  Carp,   and 1 more

Bodies of Water near Salem (IL)

171 Lakes

773 Rivers and Streams

359 Reservoirs

292 other