Pierce Lake Fishing near Machesney Park, Illinois

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Details for Pierce Lake

Species Caught Here:
Northern Pike

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 42.346962 -88.987328

Bodies of Water near Pierce Lake

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Description for Pierce Lake, Winnebago County, Illinois

Pierce Lake is a reservoir located just 2.6 miles from Machesney Park, in Winnebago County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Loves Park, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rock bass, warmouth, walleye, perch, northern pike, catfish, panfish, pumpkinseed, bream/bluegill, smallmouth bass, sunfish, bullhead, muskie, carp and largemouth bass 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 Pierce Lake. Alternate names for this reservoir include Lake Pierce.

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.

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