Jefferson County (IL) Fishing Reports, Times, Licenses, and Shops

Fish Species Found in Jefferson County Area

Largemouth Bass,  Bream/Bluegill,  Smallmouth Bass,  Rainbow Trout,  Catfish,  Crappie,  Perch,  Walleye,  Carp,   and 18 more

Bodies of Water in Jefferson County Area

341 Lakes

1,735 Rivers and Streams

425 Reservoirs

664 other

Jefferson County Fishing Reports

  "Fished 1st point Northeast of the boat launch and followed into that cove..." Lake Jaycee

  "You will find average bass, panfish, and catfish in this small IL lake...." Waltonville Lake

Jefferson County (IL) Fishing Spots

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Jefferson County (IL) Fishing Guides

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 Jefferson County (IL) Fishing

Whether you’re fishing for Redear Sunfish, Brook Trout or Walleye, or one of the other fish found near Jefferson 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 Jefferson 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.