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36 Fantastic Illinois Fishing Trips

You need to be on high alert when it comes to fishing in our state because there could be a

Illinois' Family Fishing Getaways

If you are looking for a place to take your clan for fishing and fun this summer, head for one

Mark Fenske

The Prairie State's Hottest Crappie Waters

There are many places to catch papermouths in Illinois, but did you know there are honeyholes

Illinois' Best Bets For Ice-Fishing

This expert has drawn an analogy between pregnancy and the pitter-patter of little fins

Our Small Lakes For BIG Crappies

Most Illinois anglers head to our large reservoirs and impoundments to catch papermouths. But

Illinois Muskie Madness!

You used to have to go to the Land of Cheese for world-class muskie fishing. Not anymore,

Slammin' Lake Salmonids

Last season was a pretty good one for catching salmon and trout on the big pond, but some

Catching Crappies in the Prairie State

Springtime means it's crappie time! You can catch your share of slabs on these lakes.

Canoeing For Prairie State Crappies

Every Illinois angler knows that our state's big rivers and impoundments have good crappie

Bryan Dent

Illinois' Best Bets For Bluegills

Our state's anglers catch more bluegills than any other fish, according to the experts. But

Tricia Perea

Illinois' Best Bets for Ice-Fishing

What kind of winter we're going to have is anyone's guess, but if we get solid ice, you'll

Shabbona Lake Crappies

If you are looking for a good place to go crappie fishing, look no farther than Shabbona Lake

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