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Latest News, Photos, Reports

Latest News, Photos, Reports
If you have any outdoor news, photos or reports to share, please send to iloutdoors@comcast.net. The Latest News, Photos and Reports – Photos are at the end of the Blog Chicago River and Lake Front Report by Pat Harrison Well the weather is still playing it’s tricks on us for sure surface temps from 73... Read more »

Go Deep for Fall Crappies

It’s getting close to that time of year when the crappies will school up and relate to vertical structure.  In come cases, they will suspend in deep water making it as if they are relating to their own vertical column created by hundreds upon hundreds of fish. Lakes here in northern Illinois are loaded with... Read more »

Outdoor news, photos and fishing reports

Outdoor news, photos and fishing reports
Outdoor News, Photos, and Fishing Reports If you have any outdoor news, photos or fishing reports to share, please send to iloutdoors@comcast.net.  Photos are at the end of this blog. Chicago River Fishing Report by Pat Harrison Fishing is off a bit with the up and down weather for sure. Out a couple times last... Read more »
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Topwater Fishing for Bass

Topwater Fishing for Bass
During a recent conversation about bass fishing, the topic of top water baits came about.  The original thought was that top water baits would be a thing of the past for this season.  It was felt that live bait would be the best thing going for fall bass, especially because the water was really starting... Read more »

Latest Outdoor News Update 5 July

Latest Outdoor News Update 5 July
If you have outdoor news, photos, or fishing reports, please share them by sending to iloutdoors@comcast.net OUTDOOR NEWS – Photos are at the end of this blog The latest Salmon Unlimited News from Mark Sandahl To see the latest Salmon Unlimited Newsletter, CLICK HERE   Enjoy! Mark Sandahl, Hook‘n Line Editor Chicago River and Lake Michigan Fishing Report by Pat... Read more »

Fishing Reports and Outdoor News

Fishing Reports and Outdoor News
If you have fishing reports, news or photos to share, please send to iloutdoors@comcast.net. OUTDOOR NEWS  –   Photos are at the end of this post. Northwoods Report by Don Dz Last week I was in Boulder Junction recording Illinois Outdoors TV Shows.  I got to fish with friends Jeff Novak who has a summer... Read more »
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Outdoors News, Reports and Photos

Outdoors News, Reports and Photos
If you have outdoor news, photos or fishing reports to share, please send them to iloutdoors@comcast.net. Photos are at the end of this blog. Braidwood Lake Charity Tournament set for June 3 Exelon Generation’s 16th annual Braidwood “Fishing for a Cure” charity bass fishing tournament is just a few weeks away and there is still room... Read more »

Illinois DNR News

Here is some of the latest news from the IL DNR. Firearm Deer Permit Applications:  Resident and non-resident deer hunters can apply for the second lottery drawing for 2017 Illinois Firearm Deer and Muzzleloader-only Deer permits. The deadline to apply for the second lottery is June 30.  For more information, check the IDNR website at... Read more »

Outdoor News, Reports and Photos

Outdoor News, Reports and Photos
If you have outdoor news, fishing reports or photos to share, please send to iloutdoors@comcast.net Outdoor News, Reports and Photos Local Waters Report by Ken HUSKER O’Malley Hey Don,   Bass continue to be the hottest bite on area lakes. Swim baits, spinner baits, and lipless cranks worked along the outside weedlines have produced good numbers. ... Read more »
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Illinois River’s White Bass Run

Illinois River’s White Bass Run
It’s said that when the lilacs are in bloom, the white bass are biting.  White bass, stripers, striped bass, give it the name you want; just don’t miss out on this exciting fishing action. Many anglers head north to the Wolf River in Wisconsin in May for the white bass run.  There’s no doubt that... Read more »