Chain of Rocks

Discussion in 'ILLINOIS RIVERS TALK' started by alton, Jun 1, 2007.

  1. alton

    alton New Member

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    Anything going on the the Chain of Rocks yet. I assume the water is still very high. Anyone bank fishing there yet. Any info appreciated. Thanks
     
  2. Skunk Master

    Skunk Master New Member

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    The waters still high, but they are fishing there again.. I haven't been down there but I see them there every nite I come home from work...
     

  3. barnold

    barnold Active Member

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    Are the Alton Locks closed yet? Thanks
     
  4. Skunk Master

    Skunk Master New Member

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    Nope, they are still working on them.. Hopefully they will close them soon. I want fishing to get back to normal.
     
  5. TEAM CATTER

    TEAM CATTER New Member

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    i went there and the water was high.you have to be out by dark or the cops well run you off.
     
  6. Skunk Master

    Skunk Master New Member

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    The cops won't run you off if you are fishing.. They will if you are partying.. Or just setting there.. They are trying to stop all the people trashing the area after dark..
     
  7. TEAM CATTER

    TEAM CATTER New Member

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    it must have changed form the last time i was up there,because i was fishing an got ran off by the cops.i was out in a boat this morning an by chain of rocks to get bait didn't get any,but their were a couple of people fish out there.and the water was 20 feet above the rocks.
     
  8. dewboy24us

    dewboy24us New Member

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    can anyone tell me what the water level is down there now. is thinking of going fishing down there tomorrow afternoon, would be nice to know if i can actually get in the parking lot without swimmin .... lol.