Shabbona Lake State Park & Campground

100 Preserve Road, Shabbona, IL 60550


Shabbona Lake State Park & Campground

Shabbona Lake State Park has 1,550 acres of rolling prairie and features a 318.8acre man-made fishing lake. Shabbona Lake State Recreation Area provides a convenient, natural haven from the hustle and bustle of daily life. With facilities for picnicking, camping, hiking, fishing, hunting and winter sports, Shabbona Lake is a convenient and comfortable retreat where you can refresh and reinvigorate yourself in a rare, unspoiled environment.

The campground has 150 Class A sites with electricity, vehicle access, a sanitary dump station and a shower building with flush toilets. All facilities are handicapped accessible. Reservations are accepted for certain sites. Alcohol is prohibited in the campground. One family per campsite or four unrelated adults with up to two tents are allowed. Each site has a picnic table and a fire ring. You must have your camping equipment and be ready to camp when you arrive; you cannot hold a site. Campgrounds may be closed during the spring thaw due to road conditions and shower facilities close during the winter. To check on campground status or for further information, phone the camp station at 815-824-2565 or the park office 815-824-2106.

The two cabins consist of two rooms that total approx. 200 square feet and will accommodate a maximum of 6 people. They are located in the campground near the shore of the lake facing southeast overlooking the water. The area is shady and fairly secluded. The cabin has no water or toilet facilities but has two rooms and will accommodate a maximum of 6 people. There is electric baseboard heat so it can be used year-round. The cabin can be reserved for $50. This includes a $5 reservation fee and the first night’s camping fee of $45. Contact the park office for further details.