Kinkaid Lake

Jackson - Illinois


  • 50 catches

  • 920 followers

  • 121 spots

Deep, clear water surrounded by sandstone bluffs makes this one of the most scenic lakes in Illinois. Largemouth and muskie are the primary quarry. Deep weedlines are key targets for anglers. 2,750 acres

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Kinkaid Lake Fishing Reports

Recently shared catches and fishing spots

  1. 24 lb. 45 in. Muskellunge with a senko

  2. fallen tree

    4 lb. 6 oz. 18 in. Largemouth Bass with a Fluke

  3. Last minute fishing with my father. only bite the whole 1.5hrs fishing. Biggest fish I've caught in years. I'd say it was close to 6lbs since it was definitely ...more bigger than the 4lbers I've been catching. unfortunately didn't have any scale or tape measure.

    Largemouth Bass with a Zoom Fluke

  4. 14”

    White Crappie with a Road Runner Crappie Thunder Jigs

    1. Mark Wambay 0
      Kinkaid Marina
    2. Mark Wambay 0
      Kinkaid Marina
    3. Chris Boehm 0
      Where is the best place to put in for Crappie this time if the year on Kinkaid Lake?
    4. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
    5. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
    6. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
    7. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
    8. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
    9. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
    10. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
    11. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
    12. Brent Johnson 0
      nice slab!
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  5. 35 in. Muskellunge

    1. Josh Dunnigan 0
      Nice Muskie!
    2. michael Smith 0
      casting a glide bait. had 6 follows and lost one a bit larger
    3. Robert Coleman 0
      Nice Skie Michael! 👍👍👍👍
    4. Rich Pardy 0
      nice muskie!!
    5. justin sumner 0
      Nice, I've had some follows this fall, only 2 takers, I don't get out there as often as I would like, you trolling or casting
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  6. Details: 1 lb. 3 oz. Largemouth Bass with a hollow body frog

  7. Night fishing in timber and drop offs.

    4 lb. Largemouth Bass with a 10" ribbontail worm

  8. 5 lb. 5 oz. 20 in. Largemouth Bass with a Livingston primetyme crankbait

  9. Casting into shallow with a close drop off

    Large Mouth with a Black Spinner Bait

  10. sitting in 10ft of water casting into 2-3ft

    2 lb. 15 in. Black Crappie with a 1/8 Oz Pink/yellow beetle spin

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