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Destination: Kinkaid Lake, Illinois

Destination: Kinkaid Lake, Illinois

Apr 30, 2013

“Crappie are moving into the creeks feeding Kinkaid Lake in good numbers right now,” said crappie pro Kyle Schoenherr who guides on this 2,750-acre reservoir in southern Illinois. “The water is still cold, and I’d say we’re still a step away from the crappie pre-spawn period here.”

Outdoor Sportsman’s Lodge

Outdoor Sportsman’s Lodge

Mar 16, 2012

Tab Walker, owner of Outdoor Sportsman’s Lodge at Newton Lake, Ill., introduced me to some of the best bass fishing in all of Illinois – heck, to some of the best bass fishing anywhere! While shooting photos for on The Porker from Uncle Josh Bait Co., we took back-to-back seven-pound largemouth.