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Devils Kitchen Lake is a Reservoir in Williamson, Illinois.

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Devil's Kitchen Lake is an 810-acre (3.3 km²) reservoir in southern Illinois, created by the damming of Grassy Creek, a tributary of Crab Orchard Lake and the Big Muddy River. Most of the lake is located in Williamson County, southwest of Marion, Illinois. The lake is accessible from Interstate 57. Two arms of the lake penetrate into adjacent Union County. The lake is managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Fishing Description: 

The depth of Devil's Kitchen Lake make it a suitable lake for rainbow trout, a cool-water fish that does not thrive in most Illinois waters. Other fish more familiar in Illinois are also found, such as the largemouth bass, bluegill, catfish, and yellow perch. The shores are controlled by the Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge, and there are three separate boat-launching areas, on the north end, western shore, and eastern shore. Ther is a power limit on the lake, with motors restricted to 10 h.p. or less.

Name: 
Devils Kitchen Lake
Waterbody type: 
Reservoir
County: 
Williamson
State: 
Illinois
Country: 
United States
Surface area: 
810.00
Maximum depth: 
90ft
Standard elevation: 
153
Latitude: 
37.6226
Longitude: 
-89.0926