Bayles Lake near Onarga, Illinois
I fished and studied Bayles Lake for all of 2008-2011 summers and this lake is absolutely fantastic. The lake contains the following species:
Out of the small variety of fish, I have never had so much fun catching them. Bayles lake holds the Illinois state record for Walleye, Weighing at 15.9 Lbs. and a length of 33inches. If you are a fishing fan, this is the lake to go to. Bayles is one of the top ranked fishing lakes on North America.
Bayles Lake Fishing near Onarga, Illinois
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Details for Bayles Lake
Species Caught Here: None
Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 40.530590 -88.095879
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Description for Bayles Lake, Iroquois County, Illinois
Bayles Lake is a reservoir located just 13.6 miles from Onarga, in Iroquois County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Loda, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including catfish, sturgeon, flathead catfish, muskie, sunfish, crappie, rainbow trout, whitefish, walleye, blue catfish, steelhead trout, rock bass, yellow bass, bullhead, smallmouth bass, lake trout, gar, white catfish, sockeye salmon, largemouth bass, white bass, bream, bluegill, striped bass, carp, panfish, white perch and northern pike here. Whether you’re baitcasting, fly fishing, spinning or trolling your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Bayles Lake.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Illinois Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.