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Sparta Old City Reservoir

Randolph County - Illinois
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Sparta Old City Reservoir (South) is located in Randolph County. From Sparta, head south on SR 4 for 1.5 miles, turn east on Summerville Road and take Lake City Lake Road north to the ramp.
Site Regulations:
Largemouth bass: 6 fish daily limit, 15" minimum length limit
Channel catfish: 6 fish daily limit
Bluegill and redear sunfish: 15 fish daily limit

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Frequently Asked Questions About Sparta Old City Reservoir, IL

How big is Sparta Old City Reservoir?
Sparta Old City Reservoir is approximately 25 sq acres (0.1 sq km) in size.

What kind of fish can you catch in Sparta Old City Reservoir?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Bluegill, Channel Catfish and Largemouth Bass in Sparta Old City Reservoir.

Other fish species in the lake include Crappie.

What are the closest cities to Sparta Old City Reservoir?
Nearby cities and towns include Sparta, IL, Steeleville, IL and Tilden, IL.

Are there places to stay in the Sparta Old City Reservoir 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! Sparta Old City Reservoir 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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What are the best fishing times for Sparta Old City Reservoir?
Today for Sparta Old City Reservoir, fishing looks to be moderately active with peak fishing times around 5-7 am and 1-2 pm and 6-8 pm. (view forecast graph)

For more best fishing times and fishing forecast vist our Sparta Old City Reservoir Fishing Forecasts section. Lake-Link Pro users can acess fishing forecasts for up to 10 days in advance and dial into species specific data.

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

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

Explore the Sparta Old City Reservoir area in a RV
Are you looking for an adventurous vacation option that won't break the bank? Look no further than renting an RV! Contrary to popular belief, the process is much simpler than you might imagine. With just a few easy steps, you'll soon be experiencing the ultimate freedom and convenience of exploring the open road in your very own recreational vehicle. And the best part? RV travel can save you up to 60% compared to other types of vacations! With the money you'll save, you'll be able to travel even more and create unforgettable memories along the way. So why wait? Start planning your next adventure today with an RV rental. Learn more about renting a RV.

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Controling Authority
City of Sparta
IDNR Fisheries Biologist, Eric Ratcliff

What is the average air temp for Sparta Old City Reservoir?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Sparta Old City Reservoir? 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 61°F (16°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.

Are there any state parks near Sparta Old City Reservoir?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 3 state parks in the vacinity of Sparta Old City Reservoir.

For more Illinois State Park information see our State Park Guide.

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
There's more lake's to explore around Sparta Old City Reservoir...
Sparta New City Reservoir 2.0 mi 27
East Lake 5.2 mi 134
RV Lake 5.5 mi 15
Derby Lake 6.0 mi 21
Merganser Lake 9.2 mi 20
Randolph County Lake 10.6 mi 73
Blue Goose Lake 11.0 mi 20
Green Wing Lake 11.8 mi 50
Baldwin Lake 11.9 mi 2,018
Super Lake 12.1 mi 230
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