Best places and baits for catfishing Indiana

Best Places to Fish in Indiana
Now that you know what to use when you go Indiana catfishing, you need to know where to go. There are many places in Indiana where you can go catfish fishing. The waters in this state make the prefect habitat for this species and there are all types of rivers, lakes and even ponds where the catfish are plentiful.

Some of the best places to go catfishing in Indiana are listed below:

*         Geist Reservoir- This is one of the best places to be if you’re searching for the larger catfish. Be sure the equipment you take to this area is strong enough to handle the strain these catfish will create because you have a good chance of reeling in a trophy cat. Try fishing near the docks and the grassy areas for some amazing results.

*         The White River- There is actual two White Rivers in Indiana and they are called the West and East Fork. They run downstream in such a way that they eventually meet and turn into one river. There are plenty of catfish to be found in these waters.

*         Monroe Lake- This is one of Indiana’s largest bodies of water and it’s filled with all types of catfish.

*         Ohio River- This is where the blue catfish state record was caught and it’s an excellent place to catch a variety of different catfish.

There are many more places to fish for catfish in Indiana but these are some of the best and most well-known places. Anytime you’re near one of these areas it would be worth your time to check out the great catfishing opportunities. You’ll be glad you did when you start reeling in the fish.

The catfish is an aggressive species and one that will always be a popular game fish. They put up an amazing struggle that provides lots of fun and excitement on each fishing trip you take. If you’ve never been catfishing in Indiana, it’s something that you should try to enjoy at least once. It would be an excellent vacation trip for families or friends looking for a great place to enjoy the fresh air while reeling in some nice catfish.

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Dan Eggertsen is a fellow catfish fishing enthusiast to the point of obsession. :) He's been providing solid advice on catfish fishing since 2004.

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