Listed below are the best fishing lakes near Jacksonville. Our fishing community has rated these lakes as having the best fishing via their submitted fishing reports. To find more detailed information click on the lakes name. The lake page contains a fishing map with catch photos, fishing spots and other nearby features as well as fishing reports and general information about the lake.
Jacksonville is a small town in Morgan County Illinois, United States Of America. Carver Lake, Smith Lake, Meredosia Lake, Woods Lake, Barlow Lake, Chisel Lake, Billings Lake, Ferry Lake, Shelly Lake and Shelly Lake are just some of the 82 lakes that local and visiting anglers can choose from. For those anglers preferring to fish in rivers, creeks and streams, they will find the area around Jacksonville offers about 233 options within 50 km. Some of these rivers are North Fork Mauvaise Terre Creek, Dick Woods Branch, Snake Creek, Henry Creek, Lick Branch, Spoon Creek, Conover Branch, Willow Branch, Little Indian Creek and Brushy Fork.