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Cattail Slough

Whiteside County - Illinois
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Frequently Asked Questions About Cattail Slough, IL

How big is Cattail Slough?
Cattail Slough is approximately 178 sq acres (0.7 sq km) in size with 11 miles (17.7 km) of shoreline.

How deep is Cattail Slough?
Cattail Slough is approximately 25 feet (7.6 m) at its deepest point.

What kind of fish can you catch in Cattail Slough?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Bluegill, Carp, Channel Catfish, Drum (Sheepshead), Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Sucker, Walleye, White Bass, White Crappie, Yellow Bullhead and Yellow Perch in Cattail Slough.

What are the closest cities to Cattail Slough?
Nearby cities and towns include Fulton, IL, Clinton, IA and Albany, IL.

Are there places to stay in the Cattail Slough 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! Cattail Slough 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 Cattail Slough?
Today for Cattail Slough, fishing looks to be very active with peak fishing times around 7-9 am and 4-5 pm. (view forecast graph)

For more best fishing times and fishing forecast vist our Cattail Slough 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 Cattail Slough?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

Explore the Cattail Slough 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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What is the average air temp for Cattail Slough?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Cattail Slough? 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 64°F (18°C) to a low around 43°F (6°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 Cattail Slough?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 1 state park in the vacinity of Cattail Slough.

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

Cattail Slough Reviews
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cody m.
Morrison, IL
4 star rating
The bite overall is usually steady with nightcrawlers.
Reviewed Sep 23, 2019
ronald o.
4 star rating
Great for Catfish, Crappie, Walleye, and Bluegill
Reviewed Oct 2, 2011

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
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Middle Sabula Lake 13.7 mi 260 9 ft
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