Dutchman Lake near Vienna, Illinois
If you like fishing lakes with lots of little bass, decent panfish, and good catfish you should add this to your lakes to fish list. In the spring fish near fallen trees, feeder creeks, and shallow bays. The rest of the year fish weed lines, drop offs, and fallen trees. Think about spinners, soft plastics, and live bait. Good luck fishing!
Dutchman Lake Fishing near Vienna, Illinois
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 37.490608 -88.914513
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Description for Dutchman Lake, Johnson County, Illinois
Dutchman Lake is a reservoir located just 5.3 miles from Vienna, in Johnson County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Omar, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rock bass, redear sunfish, catfish, largemouth bass, bullhead, carp, panfish, sunfish, warmouth, crappie and bream/bluegill here. Whether you’re baitcasting, spinning or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Dutchman 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.
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