Lake Springfield Fishing near Southern View, Illinois
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Description for Lake Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois
Lake Springfield is a reservoir located just 2.8 miles from Southern View, in Sangamon County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Springfield, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including walleye, perch, warmouth, rock bass, bream/bluegill, largemouth bass, blue catfish, sauger, bullhead, northern pike, pumpkinseed, sunfish, catfish, crappie, panfish and carp here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning, trolling, baitcasting or casting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Springfield.
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Fishing Reports near Lake Springfield
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