Rend Lake

Current Temperature:
64°

Est Water Temperature:
73° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
30.08 (High)

Wind Speed:
North at 00 Knots (0 MPH)

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Rend Lake
National Pro Reports

Keystone Lake, OK
2014-07-14
I have been regularly fishing Keystone for striped Bass for about four weeks right now. The trips I have been doing are very early morning trips, and they have been producing good numbers of Stripers ... [more]

-Steve Carroll

Old Hickory Lake, TN
2014-07-11
This past week has been pretty typical for Old Hickory in July. We have had some good days but mixed in with those good days are the days the fish make us work. Every year around now the fish seem to ... [more]

-Ian Huey

Illinois Reports

4th Lake, IL
2014-07-11
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4th Lake, IL
2014-07-11
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4th Lake, IL
2014-07-11
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2014-07-11
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2014-07-11
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Rend Lake General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Rend Lake fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Vital fishing information for Rend Lake, including mean water temperature and moon phase. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Illinois

County:
Franklin

Inpoundment Type:
Reservior

Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:
Army Corps

Latitude:
38.111368

Longitude:
-88.948653

Water Clarity:


Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):
10

Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
Paved Ramps

Boat Limits:
No Restrictions

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Rend Lake Community Fishing Reports


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Rend Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Rend Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.3/5
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Rend Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
73 degrees in in the largemouth bass prime water temperature range and fishing should be good right now. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the largemouth bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day. This is a great time of year to be on the water.
Rend Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Rend Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   1.4/5
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass are generally their most active at 73. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the smallmouth bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Rend Lake Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Rend Lake Crappie Rating:
   3.7/5
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie prefer this water temperature and will be actively feeding and staying in solid patterns. Baitfish are more active and schooling in all parts of the lake in this water temperature.
Rend Lake Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Rend Lake Walleye Rating:
   1.3/5
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Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
This is the water temperature of choice for walleye. They are feeding well and moving in patterns that should be fairly easy to pick up and capitalize on today. Baitfish are not at the peak of activity but they will be in good supply in the deeper water. The lake is really turning on this time of year and the fish should be biting well.
Rend Lake Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Rend Lake Catfish Rating:
   4.2/5
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Rend Lake Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Drifting with cut bait or garlic shrimp usually produced quite a few fish on this lake.
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The entire catfish family is very active and actively feeding in this water temperature. All catfish including blue catfish, flathead and channel catfish will be looking for their next meal. Itís perfect time to get on the water and fill the freezer. Good luck out there.
Rend Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Rend Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
   0.6/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
In the 73 degrees range, spotted bass are generally their most active at this water temperature. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the spotted bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Rend Lake White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Rend Lake White Bass Rating:
   3.2/5
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White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Rend Lake Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Rend Lake Striped Bass Rating:
   3/5
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Rend Lake Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.
Sunrise:
05:55 CST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
20:08 CST







Rend Lake Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks
http://dnr.state.il.us  

State Fishing Licensee
https://www1.wildlifelicense.com/il  

State Fishing Records
http://dnr.state.il.us/fish/Page_38.pdf  

State Parks
http://dnr.state.il.us/lands/landmgt/par...  

State Fishing Information
http://dnr.state.il.us/fish/digest/diges...