Fishing

WRIGHT WOODS POND

Captain Daniel Wright Woods, Mettawa
3 acres | max depth: 12 feet

This man-made pond was created in 1964. An outlet at the south end flows into the Des Plaines River. In 1992 the pond was reshaped and deepened. It was then restocked with largemouth bass, bluegill, and channel catfish.

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Directions

Located in Mettawa in southeastern Lake County. At the corner of St. Mary's Road and Route 60, go south on St. Mary's Road for 1 1/2 miles to preserve entrance. Pond is within sight of parking lot.

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