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Lake County Forest Preserves Fishing Guide

April 20, 2023 10:11 AM

Catch them if you can with the definitive guide to fishing in your Lake County Forest Preserves. Read it online or flip through the pages below.

Plan your day of fun with detailed bathymetric maps of 17 major fishing locations and sport fish species typically found there. Read helpful tips from Forest Preserves staff, including recommended reels, lure colors, best times of day to fish and more.

Enjoy original illustrations created by freelance illustrator Samantha Gallagher and staff.