Hamilton County Bait Shops, Tackle Shops, Fishing Reports, and Fishing Charters (Illinois)

Hamilton County Fishing Reports

  "This lake is privately owned by people who live there..." Lake Helen

  "The fishery in Lake McLeansboro is doing rather well lately. You will find..." Lake McLeansboro

  "The fishing in L P Dolan Lake is not great but you will find decent bass,..." L P Dolan Lake

Hamilton County Fishing

Akin Creek 13.1 miles
Auxier Creek 12.7 miles
Bear Creek 1.5 miles
Big Creek 12.4 miles
Black Branch 9.1 miles
Campbell Branch 7.5 miles
Carlton Branch 8.6 miles
City Reservoir 14.2 miles
Contrary Creek 10.3 miles
Dolan Lake Dam 8.3 miles
Ferguson Creek 9.9 miles
Goose Creek 11.7 miles
Gowdy Creek 11.6 miles
Granny Creek 12.1 miles
Greasy Creek 5.9 miles
Hogg Creek 6.1 miles
Indian Creek 13.5 miles
John Goin Lake 3.8 miles
L P Dolan Lake 8.3 miles
Lake Helen 5 miles
LaKey Creek 2.2 miles
Lick Creek 6.1 miles
Long Branch 11.3 miles
Lost Creek 9 miles
Main Lake 9.1 miles
Main Lake Dam 9.1 miles
Mayberry Branch 6.3 miles
Middle Creek 7.5 miles
Raders Branch 14.1 miles
Rector Creek 13.8 miles
Riley Creek 5.1 miles
Shelton Creek 13.2 miles
Sugar Camp Creek 12.7 miles
Sullivan Branch 7.8 miles
Taylor Branch 12.2 miles
Tenmile Creek 5.8 miles
Wheeler Creek 7.8 miles
Wolf Creek 10.7 miles
Hamilton County (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 Hamilton County (IL) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Sucker, Brook Trout or Bullhead, or one of the other fish found near Hamilton County, we can tell you where to find them, how to bring them in, and who's having success. So find your new favorite fishing spot near Hamilton County, and grab your favorite fishing gear. All that, including links to your local fish and wildlife websites, record catches for a location, photos, GPS coordinates for where the fish can be found, and so much more. So what are you waiting for? Pick a nearby city and get started.

Fish Species Found in Hamilton County Area

Bullhead,  Largemouth Bass,  Brook Trout,  Perch,  Smallmouth Bass,  Bream/Bluegill,  Sucker,  Rainbow Trout,  Brown Trout,   and 18 more

Bodies of Water in Hamilton County Area

432 Lakes

575 Rivers and Streams

91 Reservoirs

129 other