Lake Carlinville Fishing near Carlinville, Illinois

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Details for Lake Carlinville

Species Caught Here:
Bass
Bluegill
Carp
Catfish
Crappie
Sunfish

Public Property
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Description for Lake Carlinville, Macoupin County, Illinois

Lake Carlinville is a reservoir located just 2.6 miles from Carlinville, in Macoupin County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including bream/bluegill, redear sunfish, warmouth, crappie, rock bass, largemouth bass, carp and bullhead here. Whether you’re baitcasting, fly fishing or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Carlinville.

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.

Fishing Reports near Lake Carlinville

  "Nice for panfish in the winter. There is a good line of algae around most of the lake in the..." Bunker Hill Reservoir

  "This lake is open to the public but no boats are allowed as far as I know but I've seen boats so if..." Tower Lake

  "Bass are fair using plastics & jigs deep off points. Bluegill are fair to spotty using wax worms &..." Sangchris Lake

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Fishing Times for Lake Carlinville near Carlinville, IL

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