Lake Catherine

Lake Catherine
Size: 155 Acres, Depth: 40 Feet

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Lake Catherine on the Chain O"Lakes

Chain O'Lakes Map Legend

  • Type: Drainage Lake
  • Water: Moderately Clear – decreases in summer due to algae blooms
  • Base: 60% sand & gravel and 40% muck
  • Inlets: Trevor Creek on the northeast side
  • Outlets: Channel Lake on the west side

Species of Fish

There is an abundance of species in Lake Catherine. Large numbers of Muskie and Northern Pike can be found and most Walleye average about 15 inches in length. The following lists the types of fish that can be found in Lake Catherine, in the order of their abundance:

Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Bass, Muskie, Walleye, Channel Catfish, Perch, Crappie, White Bass, Northern Pike, Bullhead,

Fishin’ Holes

Look for the dark green shaded areas on the Lake Catherine Map. These areas exhibit conditions that are conducive to good fishing. However, the real key to successful fishing is knowledge. Take the time to learn the traits of the water, along with the habits of the species of fish you choose to sport. Visit Lake Online’s! Fishin’ Hole where you will find over 100 Fishing Links to help you on your way to catching “The Big One”!

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Chain Status

  • ZONE A – Algonquin - Stratton Lock/Dam – OPEN
  • ZONE B – Upper River Stratton Lock/Dam N. of Pistakee Lake – OPEN
  • ZONE C – From Pistakee Lake N. to WI State Line - OPEN