Carlyle Lake

Clinton - Illinois


  • 61 catches

  • 770 followers

  • 122 spots

Illinois' largest lake, featuring largemouth, catfish, white bass and Crappie. Walleye, Bluegill and a few hybrid stripers available too. Good public use facilities. 26,000 acres

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Carlyle Lake Fishing Reports

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  1. Shallow edges, lots of snags, but some good fish

    Allen branch

    1. Nice one Amanda!!🎣👍🏻
    2. Amanda Wilson 0
      *wasnt
    3. Amanda Wilson 0
      Thank you! This want even the biggest one!
    4. Nice Cat Amanda.
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  2. Caught this monster at Coles Creek on my 9ft. Crappie hunter rod and reel with 4lb. test line. Took me 20 minutes to wear it and me out and land.

    8 lb. 24 in. Flathead Catfish with a home made crappie jig Lime green and purple

    1. Jason Emrich 0
      That is a nice Channel Cat! Good fishing and tight lines my friend.
    2. Nice. It's nothing like going fishing. I love to fish and I'm looking for some good places to go fishing at.
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  3. Took son and grandson with me, grandson caught his first white bass. All smiles...

    9 in. White Bass with a grasshopper plug

    1. james hanson 0
      awsome catch buddy
  4. Details: 5 lb. 24 in. White Catfish with a nightcrawler

  5. Details: 10 lb. 24 in. White Catfish with a nightcrawler

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