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2017 Fishing Season Opening Day at the Dixon Refuge

The fishing season at the Dixon Waterfowl Refuge at Hennepin & Hopper Lakes in 2017 will run from Tuesday, May 16, through Monday, September 4. A Dixon Refuge fishing permit is required in addition to an Illinois state fishing license. Permit applications will be available at the kiosk by the boat launch starting on May 16.

For more information on permits and rules, click here.