Shabbona Lake State Park


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Shabbona Lake State Park


Location:West of Chicago via I-88.
Facilities:150 Class A campsites (electricity, shower building with flush toilets), 2 cabins (no water or toilet facilities), 3 picnic areas, restrooms, horseshoe pits, concessions, trails (8 miles), fishing pier, boat rentals, boat ramp, restaurant (é).
Activities:Camping, boating (10 HP limit), canoeing, fishing, hiking, hunting, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, sledding, ice skating, tobogganing.
Special Features:Park was named for the Potawatomi chief who briefly held a small parcel of land here 10 years after the 1832 Black Hawk War. Shabbona Lake is a pilot site for disabled visitor accessibility, and all facilities, including a specially designed fishing pier, are totally accessible.
Address:4201 Shabbona Grove Rd
Shabbona, IL 60550

Phone:815-824-2106
Web: dnr.state.il.us/Lands/Landmgt/PARKS/R1/SHABBONA.HTM
Size: 1,546 acres.

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