Posts tagged "Rainbow trout"

2012 Illinois Trout Season Opens April 7th

2012 Illinois Trout Season Opens April 7th
Unless you belong to a private club, you had better put your trout fishing gear away until next weekend. The 2012 Trout season officially opens NEXT Saturday,  April 7th, at 5 am. This year, the IDNR has stocked over 60,000 rainbow trout in 43 bodies of water that are open to the public for trout... Read more »

Cook County Forest Preserve Lake Trout Fishing this Weekend

Spring is finally here and we all get to go trout fishing.  ‘ Three Cook County Forest Preserve Lakes have received a stocking of catchable rainbow trout.  The lakes are Axhead and Belleau Lakes up north off of I-294 and Sag Quarry East off of Rt. 83. Good baits to catch the trour include Berkley Gulp micro baits, nightcrawlers, minnows,... Read more »

April 2nd marks the inland trout season opener

From the IL DNR…   Rainbow Trout Stocked at 43 Locations SPRINGFIELD, IL – The 2011 spring trout fishing season in Illinois will begin at 5 a.m. on Saturday, April 2.. The IDNR stocks more than 60,000 rainbow trout each spring in bodies of water where trout fishing is permitted during the spring season. Illinois fishing... Read more »