Sterling Lake near Wadsworth, Illinois
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Sterling Lake Fishing near Wadsworth, Illinois
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Details for Sterling Lake
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Lake
Lat/Long: 42.475021 -87.940636
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Description for Sterling Lake, Lake County, Illinois
Sterling Lake is a lake located just 3.3 miles from Wadsworth, in Lake County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Rosecrans, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including northern pike, pumpkinseed, carp, perch, bullhead, largemouth bass, catfish, muskie, rock bass, crappie, smallmouth bass, sunfish, panfish, warmouth, walleye and bream/bluegill 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 Sterling Lake.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Illinois Fish & Wildlife
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
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