T-shirts available! Please inquire for purchase at tournaments.
" 2016 -Illinois Valley Catfish Trail"
Catfishing tournaments on the Illinois river. Hope to see you there!
Illinois River Channel Catfish
"Welcome everyone to the "2016"Illinois Valley Catfish Trail website which contains all information needed to come along and fish our catfish tournaments held throughout the year."
Everyone and anyone is welcome in fishing one or more or all of our friendly catfish tournaments that will be held . No membership required to fish them. Just show up with your entry fee a boat and a partner.
Illinois Valley Catfish Trail is a non profit tournament trail. All tournaments will supply a "Free" lunch for participants only, paid for by sponsors after each tournament. Also all winners of plaques and or trophies are donated by the sponsors as well as IVCT. The entry fee for point tournaments is $100 at 80% payout 5% for plaques and 15% held for final points payout. Payouts for every tournament will be paid to the top six places as well as two big fish payouts. "Please and above all support all our sponsors for the tournaments that they sponsor. They make this all possible."
Feel free to click on any link at the top left of this page for all information and previous to present tournament photos as well as various photos. Also, be sure and click on "Tournaments and Rules" for this years catfishing tournament schedule and rules as well.
Please sign up to become an Illinois Valley Catfish Trail "Free" site "Member". Thanks and hope to see you there at our tournaments and or on here at our website!
Drake & Henna Doucette
Evan Vecchia, Christian Stefaniak and Evan Stefaniak
Grady Sandor & Grandpa Steve Sandor