Raccoon Lake Fishing near Central City, Illinois

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Details for Raccoon Lake

Species Caught Here:
Bass
Bluegill
Carp
Catfish
Crappie
Panfish
Sunfish

Public Property
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Bodies of Water near Raccoon Lake

Raccoon Lake Dam

Central City, IL

Centralia Reservoir

Central City, IL

Raccoon Creek

Central City, IL

Turkey Creek

Central City, IL

Old Reservoir Dam

Central City, IL

Description for Raccoon Lake, Marion County, Illinois

Raccoon Lake is a reservoir located just 1.1 miles from Central City, in Marion County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rock bass, redear sunfish, panfish, green sunfish, bullhead, warmouth, crappie, catfish, carp, largemouth bass, bream/bluegill and sunfish here. Whether you’re spinning, baitcasting or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Raccoon Lake.

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 Raccoon Lake

  "Fished 1st point Northeast of the boat launch and followed into that cove that splits in two. 20..." Lake Jaycee

  "You can find big bass, nice catfish, and the usual panfish, 165 acre Pinckneyville Reservoir. Early..." Pinckneyville Reservoir

  "The fishery in Lake McLeansboro is doing rather well lately. You will find lots of 2-3lbs bass with..." Lake McLeansboro

Best Fishing Times near Raccoon Lake

Fishing Times for Raccoon Lake near Central City, IL