Posts tagged "trout"

Spring Inland Trout Fishing

Spring Inland Trout Fishing
Saturday, April 5 will be the big day for the inland trout fishing opener.  Although lakes and ponds all around Illinois will open that day, many Chicago anglers will enjoy the lakes here in Cook County that offer trout fishing. Keeper sized trout, being a bout a half to three quarters of a pond will... Read more »

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 »

7th Annual Heroes Of Freedom Fishing Derby, Sunday, June 26

Here’s an upcoming event that worth considering.  Sounds like a great time and a great cause.  See the email sent to me by Kirk S. Morris – Executive Director, PFC Geoffrey Morris Memorial Foundation. Subject: You are invited – 7th Annual Heroes Of Freedom Fishing Derby, Sunday, June 26th 2011 This is NOT a Fundraiser... Read more »

Nice trout through the ice

Nate Herman sent me a photo of a beautiful trout that he caught through the ice recently.  This is what he said… “I caught this trout ice fishing last week at my 33 acre lake in Fulton County. Biggest fish I have ever landed ice fishing! It was 23.5 inches long with a 15.5 inch... Read more »

Open water angling in southern Illinois

More photos have come in.  Ron DaRosa sent these to share. and al ong with them, this is what Ron had to say. “Well it is here, … jerkbait season ! Fished with Cole Moss and we went down to DK to catch the elusive rainbow trout, largemouth bass or what ever would tug on... Read more »