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Lake Centralia

Marion County, Illinois
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Centralia Lake is located in Marion County approximately 2 miles west and 5 miles south of Salem, Illinois.
Centralia Lake was constructed in 1910 to serve as a water supply reservoir for the city of Centralia. Centralia Lake has a surface area of 254 acres, a maximum depth of 23 feet, and a mean depth of 10 feet. The lake has 12.9 miles of shoreline and a watershed of 734 acres.
Two pole and line fishing only. City of Centralia boat and tournament permits are required and can be purchased at the City Clerk’s office at 222 S. Poplar in Centralia.

Site Regulations:
Largemouth Bass: 6 fish daily limit; 15" minimum length limit
Channel Catfish: 6 fish daily limit
How big is Lake Centralia?
Lake Centralia is approximately 412 sq acres (2 sq km) in size with 13 miles (20.8 km) of shoreline.
How deep is Lake Centralia?
Lake Centralia is approximately 23 feet (7.0 m) at its deepest point with an average depth of 10 feet (3.0 m).
What kind of fish are in Lake Centralia?
Anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Bluegill, Channel Catfish and Largemouth Bass in Lake Centralia.

Other fish species in the lake include and Crappie.

When are the best fishing times for Lake Centralia?
Today fishing looks to be moderately active with peak fishing times around 2-4 pm. For more more best fishing times visit our Lake Centralia Fishing Forecast page. Lake-Link Pro Members can get detailed fishing forecasts for up to 10 days in advance and species specific for Lake Centralia.
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