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Big Bend Lake

Cook County - Illinois
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Frequently Asked Questions About Big Bend Lake, IL

How big is Big Bend Lake?
Big Bend Lake is approximately 27 sq acres (0.1 sq km) in size with 1 miles (1.6 km) of shoreline.

How deep is Big Bend Lake?
Big Bend Lake is approximately 25 feet (7.6 m) at its deepest point.

What kind of fish can you catch in Big Bend Lake?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Bluegill, Carp, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, White Crappie, Yellow Bullhead and Yellow Perch in Big Bend Lake.

What are the closest cities to Big Bend Lake?
Nearby cities and towns include Des Plaines, IL, Park Ridge, IL and Mount Prospect, IL.

Are there places to stay in the Big Bend 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! Big Bend 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 Big Bend 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 Big Bend 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 Big Bend Lake?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

What is the average air temp for Big Bend Lake?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Big Bend 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.

Big Bend Lake Reviews
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rich l.
Chicago, IL
3 star rating
A decent place, especially for the kids.
Reviewed Oct 14, 2018
jay l.
Chicago, IL
3 star rating
Nice little lake with good Largemouth Bass, mostly on the smaller side.
Reviewed Sep 23, 2018

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
There's more lake's to explore around Big Bend Lake...
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Beck Lake 1.6 mi 38 19 ft
Opeaka Lake 2.8 mi 40 26 ft
Des Plaines Lake 2.8 mi 40
Busse Lake 7.2 mi 584 19 ft
Skokie Lagoons 7.4 mi 40 15 ft
Lake Kadijah 10.4 mi 32
Baker Lake 14.2 mi 104
Louise, Lake 14.2 mi 35
Mallard Lake 14.5 mi 75 25 ft
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