Skokie Lagoons

Cook - Illinois


  • 38 catches

  • 462 followers

  • 17 spots

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, and were completed by 1942. Maximum depths of these ...

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Skokie Lagoons Fishing Reports

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  1. 1.87 lb on very first cast...that’s never happened to me... was using brand new, white River2Sea Bully WA Il frog

    1 lb. 9 oz. Largemouth Bass with a river2sea bully wa 2

    1. Lou Araujo 0
      Glad to see you are getting the hang of that frog, Steve.
  2. Caught this 2.29lb and a 1.93lb in the weeds w a white frog—my first catches ever on a frog...but missed 3 more that hit it hard but no hookup (have to figure that ...more out)

    2 lb. 3 oz. Largemouth Bass with a frog

  3. Only one for the morning but caught in thick cover off the bank

    1 lb. 5 oz. Largemouth Bass with a senko

  4. 3 lb. 2 oz. Largemouth Bass with a green/red senko

  5. 3.35lbs

    3 lb. 4 oz. Largemouth Bass with a purple jig

  6. 3 lb. Largemouth Bass with a crank

  7. Caught 4 in early morning...all near shore, near structure on 5” purple senko on a Texas rig

    2 lb. 3 oz. Largemouth Bass with a purple worm on Texas Rig

  8. Pulled this guy out of the weeds with a spiner

    3 lb. 4 oz. 11 in. Largemouth Bass with a White spiner

  9. 1 lb. 4 oz. 12 in. Largemouth Bass

  10. Had a larger one from this same spot 2/3rds of the way to kayak and got off

    2 lb. 2 oz. Largemouth Bass with a Custom Jigs & Spins Finesse Plastics

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