Listed below are the best fishing lakes near Skokie. 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.
Skokie is a town in Cook County Illinois, United States Of America. Even though Skokie has a population of 65,074 people, there are still many people who love to fish. Local anglers have a wide variety of fishing spots to chose from as Skokie is surrounded by 165 lakes. Some of the lakes within 50 km are Belleau Lake, Axehead Lake, Shagbark Lake, Big Bend Lake, Beck Lake, Lake Opeka, Lake Potawatomi, Busse Lake, Doughnut Lake and Lake Irene. For those anglers preferring to fish in rivers, creeks and streams, they will find the area around Skokie offers about 106 options within 50 km. Some of these rivers are West Fork North Branch Chicago River, Skokie River, Willow Creek, Weller Creek, Crystal Creek, McDonald Creek, Higgins Creek, Buffalo Creek, Silver Creek and Chicago River.