Any good at Powerton - Catching small blue catfish

Discussion in 'ILLINOIS LAKES / RESERVOIRS TALK' started by Rivercat1, Jan 4, 2006.

  1. Rivercat1

    Rivercat1 New Member

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    I Went yesterday and only cought a few small blues on discharge. Saw a guy next to me catch a 22lb,10lb,13lb all blues. I cought mine on skipjack but he used bluegill. going back friday.
     
  2. Rivercat1

    Rivercat1 New Member

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    went today and cought two 6lb blues and a few small channels.
     

  3. whiskerbiscuit

    whiskerbiscuit New Member

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    Blue Island, Ill
    Hello to all;Can i pester someone on the location of powerton.Seem's like a great place for catfish.Could anyone tell me what else swim's there.Thank's Mike
     
  4. bearcat

    bearcat Member

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    Nokomis, Illinois
    Hey Mike Powerton is located in the peoria ILL area.

    There is all kinds of fish swimming there. Blues ,channels, and flats besides the regular bunch of gills and bass.
     
  5. bankpoleken

    bankpoleken New Member

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    POWERTON LAKE - One mile south of Pekin off Route 29 along Manito Blacktop. Shore fishing only until February 15th.
     
  6. whiskerbiscuit

    whiskerbiscuit New Member

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    Thank's guy's for the info.Gotta try to get out there this year....Mike