(UPDATE 1) Ken O’Malley’s lakes and Kankakee River reports added)
Lakefront salmon and trout continue to lead the sprawling raw-fie Midwest Fishing Report, but with fall truly arriving this week so does fall fishing around Chicago and early catch-and-release fall trout season opens Saturday at a few spots in Illinois.
See the Fish of the Week for some examples for shoreline salmon and trout in Illinois.
A.J. Cwiok messaged the photo at the top Wednesday night and this:
There’s still silver to be found in Waukegan.
A mixed bag of reports, both for action and types of fish, including kings, coho and browns come around the southern end of the lake.
Stacey Greene at Park Bait at Montrose Harbor texted:
Some nice Kings being caught ,mostly dusk to dawn so predominantly glow spoons & crankbaits. The few caught during the day on anything shiny. Coho & Trout on