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Fred Washburn has fished for crappies around Carterville most of his 66 years, cashing more than 300 tournament checks in an angling career spanning several decades. (April 2009) Other Freshwater

The Carterville Crappie Connection

October 04, 2010

Fred Washburn has fished for crappies around Carterville most of his 66 years, cashing more...

These shad-eating machines prowl a number of Illinois waters, providing excitement for any angler lucky enough to hook one. (April 2009) Other Freshwater

Illinois' Super Striper Spots

Don Gasaway - October 04, 2010

These shad-eating machines prowl a number of Illinois waters, providing excitement for any...

Turkey hunters face a very mature flock this season and will have to use all the savvy they can muster to be successful. (March 2009) Hunting

Talkin' Turkey

October 04, 2010

Turkey hunters face a very mature flock this season and will have to use all the savvy they...

Some of the heftiest Illinois largemouths come from our smallest public waters! Here are some of our state's best small public largemouth lakes.  (March 2009) Bass

Small Waters For Lunker Largemouths

October 04, 2010

Some of the heftiest Illinois largemouths come from our smallest public waters! Here are some...

Crappie enthusiasts know that the spring spawning season is one of the best times of the year to target these feisty and tasty panfish. (February 2009) Other Freshwater

Prairie State Papermouths

October 04, 2010

Crappie enthusiasts know that the spring spawning season is one of the best times of the year...

Prairie State hunters who brave the elements in January can get plenty of bang for their buck! (January 2009) Hunting

Last Call For Canada Geese

October 04, 2010

Prairie State hunters who brave the elements in January can get plenty of bang for their buck!...

There's plenty of good hardwater angling to be had in the northern half of the Prairie State this year. Here's a look at several waters where the action will be hot! (January 2009) Other Freshwater

Northern Illinois Ice-Fishing Forecast 2009

October 04, 2010

There's plenty of good hardwater angling to be had in the northern half of the Prairie State...

Looking for a place reasonably close where you can find outstanding duck and goose hunting? You can find all that and more in southern Illinois. (December 2008) Hunting

Southern Zone Waterfowl Hotspots

October 04, 2010

Looking for a place reasonably close where you can find outstanding duck and goose hunting?...

Late-winter whitetails are on the move and the opportunity to connect with one before the close of the season is excellent. (December 2008) Hunting

Illinois' Late-Season Deer Hotspots

Mark Fenske - October 04, 2010

Late-winter whitetails are on the move and the opportunity to connect with one before the...

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