Pierce Lake Fishing near Machesney Park, Illinois
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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 walleye, muskie, pumpkinseed, panfish, perch, bullhead, bream/bluegill, northern pike, sunfish, smallmouth bass, catfish, rock bass, largemouth bass, carp and warmouth here. Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting 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.
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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 Pierce Lake
"You can pretty easily catch small creek chubs at many places in this creek in the Seward Bluffs..." Grove Creek
"Really nice spot for of road fishing. Many diff types of fish in there including catfish, trout,..." Mokeler Creek
"A very nice small creek.I have been catching small mouth bass on a yellow jig head with a white..." Rock Run
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