Forbes Lake Fishing near Louisville, Illinois
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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 sunfish, muskie, bream/bluegill, largemouth bass, warmouth, bullhead, striped bass, redear sunfish, carp, rock bass, saugeye, panfish, catfish, crappie and green sunfish 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 Forbes 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 Forbes Lake
"Catfish biting on dip bait in 10plys feet water..." Vernor Lake
"Fished 1st point Northeast of the boat launch and followed into that cove that splits in two. 20..." Lake Jaycee
"I fish this creek using a bobber and a very very small hook and worm. The best places to fish in..." Ramsey Creek
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