Busse Lake

Cook - Illinois


  • 182 catches

  • 1K+ followers

  • 89 spots

A large, urban lake. Crappie, Bluegill and bullhead are tops. Excellent shore fishing areas. 590 acres

Find Local Fishing Spots on the Interactive Map!

Already have an account? Sign in

or
*Used to locate nearby fishing activity


By signing up with Fishidy you accept the User Terms and Privacy Policy.

Busse Lake Fishing Reports

Recently shared catches and fishing spots

  1. Largemouth Bass with a spinnerbait

    1. Jon Giacalone 0
      Nice catch, and great pic! I used to fish that dam myself when I was a kid. it's a great fishing spot!
  2. 1 lb. 5 oz. 14 in. Largemouth Bass with a chatter

    1. Lou Araujo 0
      He has certainly been caught before.
    2. looks like you know how to rip some lips lol.
    3. View full conversation
  3. 18 in. Common Carp with a night crawlers

  4. 3 lb. 6 oz. Largemouth Bass with a senko

  5. 8 lb. 26.0 in. Channel Catfish

    1. Gavin Glowaty 0
      keeping it
  6. 10 lb. 30.0 in. Channel Catfish

    1. Andrew Paine 0
      I've tried a lot of baits. cut bait, prepared bait, etc. so far only had luck with hot dogs pieces on a large circle hook.
    2. Steve de Alcala 0
      Nice...what kind of bait did you use... Have had luck Bass fishing on Busse but haven't yet gone for catfish
    3. View full conversation
  7. 18 in. Channel Catfish

    1. Peacock Bass Fishing 0
      Great catch,, nice,, Visit us at AmazonXtremeFishing.com for our last season open spots in the Amazon.. Share, Like and Comment,, Thank yall from the Amazon Jungle ...more and Monster Peacock Bass!
    2. Matt Kirchen 0
      What bait have you been using to catch these cats?
    3. View full conversation
  8. 26 in. Channel Catfish

    1. Peacock Bass Fishing 0
      Great catch,, nice,, Visit us at AmazonXtremeFishing.com for our last season open spots in the Amazon.. Share, Like and Comment,, Thank yall from the Amazon Jungle ...more and Monster Peacock Bass!
  9. 2 lb. Largemouth Bass

    1. Peacock Bass Fishing 0
      Great catch,, nice,,
      Join the Fishidy Group to the Amazon we still have 4 spots left making this group of 20 anglers. Trip dates are Jan 31-Feb 9, 2020.

      Visit ...more us at AmazonXtremeFishing.com for our last season in the Amazon and Monster Peacock Bass! Onboard the 5-star The Zaltana of the Amazon.
      https://youtu.be/7UYLg4Avyhw..
      View our Amazon Xtreme Fishing Brochure 2020–
      Direct LInk: http://anyflip.com/dlje/mnfx/ ——
      Emial us at Today Info@AmazonXtremeFishing.com for Fishidy Members Rates and take the Trip of a Lifetime to the Amazon.

      Share, Like and Comment,, Thank yall from the Amazon Jungle

Find more fishing reports in Illinois


  • Lake Michigan

    Lake Michigan is the only one of the Great Lakes wholly within the borders of the United States; the others are shared with Canada. It has a surface area of 22,400 square making it the largest lake en...

    Followers
    2053
    Catches
    1235
    Spots
    768

  • Skokie Lagoons

    The Skokie Lagoons are a nature preserve, containing 7 interconnected lagoons, that are rated #2 for Cook County Forest Preserve fishing. The lagoons were created as flood control on the Skokie River...

    Followers
    512
    Catches
    41
    Spots
    17

  • Mallard Lake

    Mallard Lake is an 89 acre man-made lake with a maximum depth of 25 feet owned by the Forest Preserve District of Dupage County. The lake is managed under a cooperative management agreement with the I...

    Followers
    430
    Catches
    50
    Spots
    7

  • Illinois River 301-322

    Illinois River from downtown Chicago to Lemont

    Followers
    345
    Catches
    20
    Spots
    7

Loading...