Coffeen lake

Discussion in 'ILLINOIS LAKES / RESERVOIRS TALK' started by ultima_cat_man, Apr 23, 2006.

  1. ultima_cat_man

    ultima_cat_man New Member

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    granite city, ill
    went to coffeen lake 4-22 caught 15 channels, saw about a 50lb flathead dead floating in the middle of the lake, wish i would have hooked him before he died. anyone else having any luck at coffeen.. i know a guy who lives on the lake and he said the power company bought some of his land cause they plan to raise the lake 2 feet, i dont know how they plan to raise the lake when its 4 foot low anyway,,,,,
     
  2. astutzman

    astutzman New Member

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    State:
    Collinsville, IL
    I overheard a guy today at Sangchris who said he was down at Coffeen the yesterday and was having good luck with some pan sized channels. He didn't seem to be doing too well at Sangchris though.