Kaskasskia river

Discussion in 'ILLINOIS RIVERS TALK' started by RiverKing, Apr 21, 2006.

  1. RiverKing

    RiverKing Active Member

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    do any of you illinois boys fish in the kaskasskia river
     
  2. Redtick

    Redtick New Member

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    I used to fish it north of Lake Shelbyville. I used to bank pole it, trot line it, and fish it with a rod and reel. I caught some big channels and flatheads.
     

  3. RiverKing

    RiverKing Active Member

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    Yeah my aunt lived down there, and i have fished it before, never caught anything out of there, but i heard alot of people talk real good about it...id like to get out on it in a boat
     
  4. TEAM CATTER

    TEAM CATTER New Member

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    My grandfather has a farm on the kaskaskia river. I catch lot blue ,flats, and channel at 9 mile creek, backwaters, and drifting main channel.:)
     
  5. bondman

    bondman New Member

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    I fish it from Vandalia south.
    Bondman
     
  6. wizkersNworms

    wizkersNworms New Member

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    I fished the kaskaskia for the first time yesterday--did not catch a cat--but caught plenty of carp and sunfish!