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Beck Lake

Cook County - Illinois
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Beck Lake is located in Cook County, on Central Road between River Road and the Tri-State Tollway (US294) in Des Plaines, IL.
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Frequently Asked Questions About Beck Lake, IL

How big is Beck Lake?
Beck Lake is approximately 38 sq acres (0.2 sq km) in size.

How deep is Beck Lake?
Beck Lake is approximately 19 feet (5.8 m) at its deepest point.

What kind of fish can you catch in Beck Lake?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass and Northern Pike in Beck Lake.

What are the closest cities to Beck Lake?
Nearby cities and towns include Glenview, IL, Des Plaines, IL and Mount Prospect, IL.

Are there places to stay in the Beck Lake area?
Are you craving a weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of city life? Or maybe you're an avid angler in search of the perfect fishing spot? Look no further! Beck Lake and its surrounding area offer an abundance of options to suit your needs. If you're in need of accommodation, check out our area map which highlights some of the best places to stay. And if you're looking for even more options, head on over to our Travel section. But why settle for a traditional hotel or resort when you can take your adventure to the next level by renting a RV? The open road awaits you!
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Are there topographical lake maps available Beck Lake?
We have an topograpical map for online viewing near the top of this page. Lake-Link Pro users can download an print a topograpical map of Beck Lake (.pdf format) along with 2,700 more lake maps. For more information on all the benefits of Lake-Link Pro click here.

Are there places to eat and drink near Beck Lake?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

What is the fishing outlook for Beck Lake?
What does the future look like for Beck Lake? We have some insignt on what to expect for a number of fish species in Beck Lake.

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History & Status of the Fishery
Occasional fish surveys, by IDNR or FPDCC Fisheries Staff, are conducted to evaluate the fishery. Northern pike have been stocked to diversify the fishery; most other species are maintained through natural reproduction. FPDCC Staff treat nuisance levels of rooted aquatic vegetation with herbicides on an as-needed basis. Additional species found in Beck Lake include black crappie, yellow and black bullhead, pumpkinseed sunfish, common carp, warmouth, and white suckers.

Controling Authority
Forest Preserve District of Cook County ? Fisheries:
IDNR Fisheries Biologist, Frank Jakubicek

What is the average air temp for Beck Lake?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Beck Lake? Don't forget to plan ahead! Weather can be unpredictable, but we've got you covered. On average, air temperatures during this time of year range from a high around 81°F (27°C) to a low around 62°F (17°C). Of course, these are just historical averages, so be prepared for anything Mother Nature throws your way. For the most up-to-date weather information, be sure to check out our Weather Bar located at the top of this page.

Beck Lake Reviews
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jeff g.
4 star rating
took a 6.5 pound bass from here on spinnerbait, big fish possible, but many 1-2 pound largemouths, catfish possible also carp. crappies are seasonal and MANY bluegills. perch are here too, nice little lake, ALSO some northern about 19-12" now becasu they were stocked few years ago
Reviewed May 6, 2002

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
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Louise, Lake 13.6 mi 35
Baker Lake 13.8 mi 104
Diamond Lake 14.0 mi 149 23 ft
Lake Zurich 14.7 mi 228 32 ft
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