Dead River Fishing near Oblong, Illinois

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Details for Dead River

Species Caught Here:
Redear Sunfish
Crappie
White Perch
Gar
Walleye
Rock Bass
Bream, Bluegill
Carp
Blue Catfish
Northern Pike
Catfish
Bullhead
Sunfish
Smallmouth Bass

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 38.897823 -87.988922

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Description for Dead River, Jasper County, Illinois

Dead River is a stream located just 8.4 miles from Oblong, in Jasper County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Rafetown, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including redear sunfish, crappie, white perch, gar, walleye, rock bass, bream, bluegill, carp, blue catfish, northern pike, catfish, bullhead, sunfish and smallmouth bass here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Dead River. 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.