The Metro East area residents have access to the Mississippi River for fishing, as well as several area lakes. Spend a quite afternoon or an entire weekend enjoying one of the local "fishin' holes" below!
Bellevue Park - Bellevue Park, located in Belleville Illinois in St Clair County, features a 3 acre fishing lake. - More Info - Tags: 62226, about, belleville, fishing, illinois, stclair - Public Tags: 62226,Belleville Illinois,Fishing,Recreation
Chouteau Island - Chouteau Island is a group of three islands in the Mississippi River. It offers fishing in the Mississippi with the most accessible fishing spot just south of the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge. - More Info - Tags: about, 62040, fishing, illinois, madison - Public Tags: 62040,Fishing,Recreation
Frank Holten State Park and Recreation Area - The Frank Holten State Recreation Area is located in East St. Louis Illinois and features two boating and fishing lakes. - More Info - Tags: 62203, 62205, about, east-st-louis, fishing, illinois, stclair - Public Tags: 62203,62205,East St Louis Illinois,Fishing,Recreation
Horseshoe Lake State Park - Horseshoe Lake State Park features a 2,400 acre shallow lake that anglers can enjoy. The park is located near Granite City in Madison County Illinois. - More Info - Tags: 62040, about, fishing, granite-city, illinois, madison - Public Tags: 62040,Fishing,Granite City Illinois,Recreation
Kaskaskia River State Fish and Wildlife Area - The Kaskaskia River State Fish and Wildlife Area is located along the Kaskaskia River beginning near Fayetteville Illinois in St. Clair County and extends into Monroe and Randolph Counties. The conservation area centers around Baldwin Lake and features fishing, boating, picnic and camping sites. - More Info - Tags: 62217, 62243, 62258, 62264, 62278, about, fishing, illinois, monroe, state, stclair - Public Tags: 62217,62243,62258,62264,62278,Fishing,Recreation
Pere Marquette State Park - Pere Marquette State Park features boating and fishing access to the Illinois River. Anglers are attracted to the Illinois River because of the wide variety of fish such as bluegill, carp, catfish, crappie, drum, largemouth bass, and white bass. The park is located in Jersey County in Grafton Illinois. - More Info - Tags: 62037, about, fishing, illinois, jersey - Public Tags: 62037,Fishing,Recreation
Rend Lake - Rend Lake is located near Benton Illinois and offers visitors fishing opportunities for bass, crappie, blue gill, and catfish. - More Info - Tags: 62812, about, benton, fishing, illinois - Public Tags: Fishing