Lake Vermilion Fishing near Danville, Illinois

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Details for Lake Vermilion

Species Caught Here:
Bass
Bluegill
Carp
Catfish
Crappie
Muskie
Panfish
Perch
Sunfish
Walleye

Public Property
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Bodies of Water near Lake Vermilion

Lake Vermilion Dam

Danville, IL

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Lick Creek

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Deep Pond

Oakwood, IL

Description for Lake Vermilion, Vermilion County, Illinois

Lake Vermilion is a reservoir located just 2.5 miles from Danville, in Vermilion County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including largemouth bass, perch, warmouth, sunfish, panfish, crappie, muskie, rock bass, pumpkinseed, catfish, bullhead, carp, bream/bluegill and walleye here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Vermilion.

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 Vermilion

  "There's fairly nice fishing for a lake that is pressured like that, full of nice catfish and..." Twin Lakes

  "On the creek..." Big Pine Creek

  "me and my friend where fishing and all we caught where turtles and yellow belly catfish ..." Indian Creek

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Fishing Times for Lake Vermilion near Danville, IL

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