(Please note this is a just a brief listing of resorts – if you want to see if your favorite location offers boating and fishing fun, visit www.thousandtrails.com.)
Pine Country in Belvidere, IL has two fishing ponds that are home to bass, catfish, and bluegill. Laze around in this serene setting and see if you catch a bite, or two!
Horseshoe Lakes in Clinton, not only sells bait at the Trading Post but has 11, count ‘em, 11 lakes onsite. Expect to find crappie, bluegill, largemouth bass and catfish living in these waters.
Indian Lakes in Batesville has rustic cabins nestled between two waterways and even more, convenient, a boat launch on site.
It’s your choice where you want to fish at Twin Mills in Howe, which offers lake, river and pond fishing. Visit this resort, which is nestled against a 110-acre lake, and try your hand at catching bluegill, carp, largemouth bass, or yellow perch. There are also two fishing piers and a boat ramp.
Stay with us at Bear Cave, which is conveniently located on the St. Joe River in Buchanan and you’ll find bluegill, as well as large and smallmouth bass.
ON THE CALENDAR
Celebrate Father’s Day with a visit to Kenisee Lake and also take in the Antique & Classic Car Show, scheduled for June 16. This event is billed as a Father’s Day Extravaganza, with cars for Dad to see, set among historic buildings, plus there are Crafts, Quilts, Games for Kids and fun for all. Located at 147 E. Jefferson. For information call (440) 576-0496.