Shagbark Lake Fishing near Des Plaines, Illinois

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Details for Shagbark Lake

Species Caught Here:
Carp
Catfish
Crappie
Muskie
Smelt
Trout

Public Property
42.028362 -87.877007

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Description for Shagbark Lake, Cook County, Illinois

Shagbark Lake is a lake located just .5 miles from Des Plaines, in Cook County, in the state of Illinois, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including blue catfish, crappie, carp, muskie, rainbow trout, catfish, sucker and smelt here. Whether you’re baitcasting, net fishing, spinning 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 Shagbark 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 Shagbark Lake

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  "used live and plastics and ended up getting 28 fish, mostly rock bass and bluegill, but i caught a..." Poplar Creek

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