Fishing

Exceptional fishing and hunting opportunities await you in southernmost Illinois. Numerous large, well stocked lakes and hundreds of acres of National Forest always within a short distance. For rules and regulations visit IL DNR.

Tower Rock Recreation Center
4 miles east of Elizabethtown, Highway 146 east to Tower Rock Road, turn east onto Tower rock road Elizabethtown IL Hardin County 618-287-2201
Fishermen's Bluff Recreation Center
off State Rt. 37 on Mill Street Olmsted IL Pulaski County 618-742-6487
Ferne Clyffe State Park
Off Highway 37 Goreville IL Johnson County 618-995-2411 http://www.stateparks.com/ferne_clyffe_state_park_in_illinois.html
Tall Tree Lake
Goreville IL Johnson County 618-658-9179
The Resort at Egyptian Hills
75 Egyptian Parkway Creal Springs IL Johnson County 618-364-8088 http://egyptianhillsresort.com/
Mermet Lake State Fish & Wildlife Area
1812 Grinnell Road, off Highway 45 Belknap IL Massac County 618-524-5577
Cedar Lake
Cedar Lake Road Carbondale IL Jackson County
Kinkaid Lake Cabins
77 Cook Drive Murphysboro Il 62966 Jackson County 618 687-4621 s-d2@live.com https://www.kinkaidlakecabins.com/
Sahara Woods State Fish & Wildlife Area
38-2098 Glen Jones Road Saline Equality IL 62934 United States
Cypress Creek National Wildlife Refuge
0137 Rustic Campus Dr. Ullin IL Pulaski County 618-634-2231 https://www.fws.gov/refuge/cypress_creek/
Lake Glendale Recreation Area
Highway 145, north of Dixon Springs Dixon Springs IL Pope County http://www.lakeglendale.net/
Union County State Fish and Wildlife Area
2755 Refuge Road, off Highway 3 Jonesboro IL Union County 618-833-5175
Golconda Marina
Golconda IL Pope County 618-683-5875 https://www.golcondamarina.com/