Whalon Lake

BolingBrook - Illinois


  • 11 catches

  • 246 followers

  • 2 spots

Whalon Lake protects a diversity of habitats, including prairie, wetland, an 80-acre lake, and a portion of the DuPage River. The preserve provides trailer parking and a boat launch on the lake for small fishing boats, and there is no launch fee or Distri...

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Whalon Lake Fishing Reports

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  1. Anyone been out to Whalon Lake Lately?

  2. Fish fish are spawning with some big gals' already moving slightly off the bank around clumps of grass (big heads and skinny bellys). Lots of 1-2 pound males ...more on beds in a foot of water so. Better fish are suspended around Milfoil clumps and ate both hard and soft jerkbaits well. Caught around 15 fish or so. Only got bites around thicker clumps of Milfoil off the bank. Best fish 3.5 lbs or so. Water was 63-65 degrees.

    2 lb. 8 oz. 18 in. Largemouth Bass with a Super Fluke/X-Rap/Swimjig

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    2 lb. 3 oz. 17 in. Largemouth Bass with a craw

  4. This bass was caught at a cook county forest preserve Lake just outside of chicago. It was caught on 5/21 at about 1pm on a yamamato senko in weeds in about 6 feet ...more if water. It was caught on the 2nd cast and not another bite for next 3 hours...such is fishing

    Largemouth Bass with a 5inch Senko green pumpkin

    1. Mike Winn 0
      Tampier Lake. 165 acre forest preserve Lake near chicago.
    2. Robert Zieman 0
      This isn't Whalon lake. What lake is it?
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  5. 8 in. Largemouth Bass with a crankbait

  6. Details: 2 lb. Largemouth Bass with a Beg rig

  7. 2 lb. Largemouth Bass with a Ned rig

    1. Patti Malecki 0
      Off the set of stairs closes to the dock. About 5 feet out.
    2. Bill Ostrum 0
      In the weeds/lily pads, or further out?
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