Virginia Lake Fishing near Beardstown, Illinois

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Details for Virginia Lake

Species Caught Here:
Northern Pike

Public Property
39.968380 -90.208450

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Description for Virginia Lake, Cass County, Illinois

Virginia Lake is a reservoir located just 11.9 miles from Beardstown, in Cass County, in the state of Illinois, United States, near Virginia, IL. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including carp, northern pike, redear sunfish, warmouth, catfish, rock bass, crappie, bullhead, largemouth bass, perch, pumpkinseed, panfish, green sunfish 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 Virginia 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 Virginia Lake

  "Channel cats are hit and miss. Bass are few and far between. Panfish are also few and far between...." Spring Lake

  "Bluegill are slow on wax worms. Crappie are fair on minnows near brush piles. Largemouth bass are..." Argyle Lake

  "Mauvaise Terre Lake has some nice fish in it despite the shallow water. Early in the season try..." Mauvaise Terre Lake

Best Fishing Times near Virginia Lake

Fishing Times for Virginia Lake near Beardstown, IL