Forbes Lake Fishing near Louisville, Illinois

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Details for Forbes Lake

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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 38.711716 -88.748390

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Description for Forbes Lake, Marion County, Illinois

Forbes Lake is a reservoir located just 13.9 miles from Louisville, in Marion County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Omega, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rock bass, largemouth bass, bream/bluegill, redear sunfish, crappie, warmouth, green sunfish, carp, sunfish, striped bass, bullhead, saugeye, panfish, muskie and catfish here. Whether you’re spinning, baitcasting 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 Forbes Lake.

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 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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