Fox Chain O Lakes Creel and Size Limits

(including the Fox River south of the Wisconsin-Illinois boundary to the Algonquin Dam and the Nippersink Creek upstream to the Wilmot Road Bridge)

Large or Smallmouth Bass . . . . . 14 Minimum Length Limit

6 Fish Daily Creel of which no more than 3 can be Smallmouth Bass

Smallmouth Bass . . . . . **All Fish must be immediately released between April 1 and June 15

Northern Pike . . . . . . . . 24" Minimum Length Limit - 1 per day

Muskellunge. . . . . . . . . .48 Minimum Length Limit - 1 per day

 Walleye

    . . . . 14 Minimum - less than 18 " Length Limit -- Limit 4 per day

    . . . . over 24"  -- Limit 1 per day

    . . . . 18 - 24 Protected Slot Length Limit --NO POSSESSION

** 4 Fish Daily Creel Limit of which only 1 can be greater than 24˝

Flathead Catfish . . . . . . .1 Fish ≥ 28˝ and 2 Fish ≥ 13˝ but < 28˝ per day

 

Recreational Use Restrictions . . . . . All live bait in excess of 8 must be rigged with a quick set rig

All Fish . . . . .2 Pole and Line Fishing Only on State Park Property bordering the Fox River and Grass Lake