Kinkaid Lake Fishing near Murphysboro, Illinois
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Details for Kinkaid Lake
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 37.777828 -89.453979
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Description for Kinkaid Lake, Jackson County, Illinois
Kinkaid Lake is a reservoir located just 6.6 miles from Murphysboro, in Jackson County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Grimsby, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including muskie, sunfish, crappie, warmouth, walleye, flathead catfish, largemouth bass, bream/bluegill, panfish, bullhead, rock bass, carp, catfish, pumpkinseed 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 Kinkaid 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.
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