Illinois fishing can be great at times – if you can stomach the way the state is run… and the taxes, the potholes, the corrupt politicians… it all comes with the territory. That said, the bass fishing helps make a lot of that nonsense tolerable.
I recently went out with some Charlie’s Worms to fish from the shore – and man – was I surprised when I hooked into this bugger. There were several fish caught on this bank fishing trip, and this was one of several to hit a green spade tail worm on a simple jig.
If you fish largemouth in Illinois – give these a try and let me know how you do!
Make sure to check out this critical fishing tip for catching more fish in LaSalle County, Illinois!
Let’s get better.