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Sam Dale Lake

Wayne County, Illinois
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Sam Dale Lake is located in northwestern Wayne County within Sam Dale Lake State Park five miles northwest of Johnsonville, Illinois.
Sam Dale Lake is a relatively fertile, 194-acre, IDNR-owned impoundment. The lake is largely surrounded by forest and has two boat ramps.
Boats are allowed on the lake, but are limited to 10 horsepower.

Site Regulations:
Largemouth bass: 14 inch length limit, 6 fish daily limit.
Channel catfish: 6 fish daily limit.
Muskellunge: 48 inch length limit, 1 fish daily limit.
How big is Sam Dale Lake?
Sam Dale Lake is approximately 194 sq acres (1 sq km) in size.
What kind of fish are in Sam Dale Lake?
Anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Muskie and White Crappie in Sam Dale Lake.

Other fish species in the lake include and Redear Sunfish.

When are the best fishing times for Sam Dale Lake?
Today fishing looks to be very active with peak fishing times around 11 am - 1 pm and 3-4 pm and 7-8 pm. For more more best fishing times visit our Sam Dale Lake Fishing Forecast page. Lake-Link Pro Members can get detailed fishing forecasts for up to 10 days in advance and species specific for Sam Dale Lake.
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