Lake Jacksonville was named #1 Fishing Spot in the State of Illinois by Field and Stream in 2007 and is located three miles south of Jacksonville off Route 267. This 500-acre man-made lake is filled with bass, bluegill, red-ear sunfish and channel catfish, and is the perfect location for boating, water skiing, fishing and other water activities. Camping and trails for walking and biking available. Boat Dock.
Three miles south of Jacksonville off Route 267. Boating and camping available. Named the "Number One Fishing Spot in Illinois" by Field and Stream, 2007!