Lake Paradise Fishing near Mattoon, Illinois
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Description for Lake Paradise, Coles County, Illinois
Lake Paradise is a reservoir located just 6.2 miles from Mattoon, in Coles County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Paradise, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including largemouth bass, sunfish, carp, rock bass, catfish, crappie, bream/bluegill, warmouth, bullhead and panfish 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 Paradise. Alternate names for this reservoir include Lake Matton.
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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 Lake Paradise
"I fish this creek using a bobber and a very very small hook and worm. The best places to fish in..." Ramsey Creek
"Walnut Point is a stream fed lake with a maximum depth of 32 feet and an average depth of 12.5 feet..." Walnut Point State Park Lake
"For bluegill put a red wiggler or cricket under a bobber near deeper weed lines or cover. For bass..." Lake Shelbyville
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