Trip Planner:   USA  /  Illinois  /  Kankakee  /  Big River Fly Fishing

Big River Fly Fishing, Kankakee

#2 of 8 in Things to do in Kankakee
Fishing Charter / Tour · Hidden Gem · Boat Tour
Big River Fly Fishing is located in Kankakee. See Big River Fly Fishing and all Kankakee has to offer by arranging your trip with our Kankakee trip maker tool.
Create an itinerary including Big River Fly Fishing
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Big River Fly Fishing reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 5.0
35 reviews
  • We can’t say enough about Captain Will Winans and his expertise fly fishing the Kankakee! He not only put us on fish, but most importantly taught us technique and what to look for on the river to...  more »
  • Can't say enough about Capt Will and his knowledge of the Kankakee River! I've wade fished the Kankakee many times over the last several years but this was my first time floating it. My friend RB....  more »
  • Capt Will is a great guy and an awesome guide. His knowledge of the Kankakee River is unsurpassed. My friend Steve and I went on a float trip with Will. His drift boat is very stable. The water temp had dropped nearly 20 degrees in the 48 hours prior to our trip so my expectations were rather low. We caught a good amount of bass, especially considering the conditions! I'm very much looking forward to my next trip.
  • Capt Will guided me on my first ever fly fishing experience. Within the first half hour he had me casting onto targets no problem. His instruction was spot on. I went there specifically to learn the fundamentals so I don’t develop bad habits trying to teach myself. Not only do I feel we accomplished that, we caught some smallies and I enjoyed all the beautiful Kankakee River has to offer! I’ll be back for sure.

Plan your trip to Kankakee

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.