are some of the best resources for Chicago area fishing information.
- This site is a comprehensive guide to all bodies of water throughout
the Chicago area. Complete with depth maps, species information,
and boating information. A MUST see for any Chicago area fisherman!
Lake-Link.com - Lake-Link
features information on fishing throughout the country. Select Chicago
and get all the information you need.
- One of our favorite local television programs has a web site too!
Visit Illinois Outdoors for local and regional fishing information,
videos, tips, and more.
County Forest Preserves - Busse Lake, Beck Lake, Skokie Lagoons
are my favorite forest preserve lakes. Trust me... there are some
big fish to be had! Check them out.
County Forest Preserves - Independence Grove, Buffalo Creek
and other Lake County fishing info can be found here
Bowman's Reports - Dale is the outdoors writer for the Chicago
Sun-Times. Every Wednesday he prints the local fishing reports.
On Sundays he provides all sorts of great outdoors information.
- Just like the name says, a resource for bass fishing information.
They have some great info, as well as links to other Illinois fishing
sites, clubs, etc.
Connection Northern Illinois Fishing Maps Guide - This link
is to the official site of Sportsman's Connection. The Northern
Illinois Fishing Map Guide book is a MUST for any Chicago area angler.
The maps are detailed, stocking information is included, and much
more. Again... this book is a must. I highly recommend it.