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It may be cold enough for eggnog, but now's the time for catching big tautogs all along Jersey's lengthy coastline. Here's where! (January 2009) Saltwater

It's Time For Garden State Tautogs!

October 04, 2010

It may be cold enough for eggnog, but now's the time for catching big tautogs all along...

Our state's rivers are coming alive with this biggest member of the perch family. Read on for three top-rated river systems to try right now! (May 2010) Walleye

Prairie State River Walleye Bonanza

October 04, 2010

Our state's rivers are coming alive with this biggest member of the perch family. Read on for...

This once renowned bass lake is making its way back as a place to catch lunker largemouths once again. Here's the latest on this fine fishery. (May 2010) Bass

Crab Orchard Lake Largemouth Comeback!

Don Gasaway - October 04, 2010

This once renowned bass lake is making its way back as a place to catch lunker largemouths...

Where will Illinois' best largemouth and smallmouth action take place this spring and summer?  Read on! (April 2010) Bass

Prairie State 2010 Bass Forecast

October 04, 2010

Where will Illinois' best largemouth and smallmouth action take place this spring and summer? ...

Although Rend was once more known for smaller fish, papermouths in the 2- to 3-pound range are being hauled from this southern state impoundment more often these days. Here's the latest! (April 2010) Other Freshwater

Rend Lake's Crappie Comeback!

October 04, 2010

Although Rend was once more known for smaller fish, papermouths in the 2- to 3-pound range are...

The huge Emiquon Preserve is open to fishing with plenty of opportunities for anglers to catch their share of big bass. Here's the latest on this "new" water! (March 2010) Bass

Illinois' Newest Bass Lake

October 04, 2010

The huge Emiquon Preserve is open to fishing with plenty of opportunities for anglers to catch...

Is another great gobbler season in store for Illinois' hunters -- or will bad weather again be a factor? Read on for what to expect this year. (March 2010) Hunting

Prairie State 2010 Turkey Forecast

Vikki Trout - October 04, 2010

Is another great gobbler season in store for Illinois' hunters -- or will bad weather again be...

From north, central and south -- and all points in between -- here's where you'll find some of our state's prime papermouth fishing for this coming season. Other Freshwater

Illinois' Fabulous Crappie Outlook

October 04, 2010

From north, central and south -- and all points in between -- here's where you'll find some of...

Here's our annual year-round look at Illinois' best fishing for each month of the year. There's likely to be a great pick or two near you! Other Freshwater

Prairie State Fishing Calendar

October 04, 2010

Here's our annual year-round look at Illinois' best fishing for each month of the year....

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