East Fork Lake Fishing near Olney, Illinois
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Description for East Fork Lake, Richland County, Illinois
East Fork Lake is a reservoir located just 2.2 miles from Olney, in Richland County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including smallmouth bass, carp, crappie, black bass, catfish, bream/bluegill and largemouth bass 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 East Fork Lake.
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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.
Fishing Reports near East Fork Lake
"Catching 10 to 11.5 inch bluegills Crappie in minnows about 4.5 feet deep Catfish at night..." Vernor Lake
"Good catfishing with dip bait Carolina righing..." Vernor Lake Dam
"Tab says caught over 100 largemouth on a night crawler on the bottom most keepers he ever caught...." Newton Lake
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