Just over eight miles of scenic hiking and cross-country skiing trails weave through the wooded areas of the park.Read More
Enjoy the view from the water in one of our rental kayaks. Single person kayaks are available to rent.Read More
July 26th & 27th Catfish Contest Weekend – It is rumored that Catfish start at 5 pounds and then get bigger at Shabbona Lake. Many a fishing line has snapped, as a monster Catfish strikes. The lake record is 22.75 pounds. This is a heaviest, up to six Catfish, limit contest. To enter, please stop by Lakeside and […]
Shabbona Lake State Park is blessed to have the area’s most popular Café’ It is called Pokanoka’s Café, named after Chief Shabbona’s Wife. Pokanoka’s overlooks scenic Shabbona Lake with a magnificent view through very large glass windows. The 60 seat Café also has outdoor seating, with a decorative pergola, for an additional 40 diners.
No more running into town when you have forgotten an item, just walk over to The Camp Store to find it. We have everything you need! Bring your kids over and use our loaner fishing poles! We also have paddle boats that you may rent to enjoy a scenic view of Shabbona Lake.We offer everything you need to enjoy your trip!
The staff of Lakeside Bait Shop, Boat Rental and Tackle are courteous, friendly and willing to help you get the best of your trip to Shabbona Lake. Since 1998, Lakeside Bait, Tackle & Boat Rental has been a family operated business. Stop in and let us help you make your trip to Shabbona Lake all you expect it to be!
Check out the 1st entry, and it is not even a limit. (only 5 catfish, limit is ...[More...]
July 26th & 27th Catfish Contest Weekend – It is rumored that Catfish start at 5 pounds and then get ...[More...]
My first trip to Shabbona 2014 was a blast. Fished all morning with no results, so we ...[More...]
Got out on Fri, Sat, Sun had to work today so sorry for late report but fish ...[More...]
3 more nice muskies caught by clients of Aaron's Guide Service.[More...]