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LATEST News

1st Fish Picture Of The Year 04/6/2014

Not a big Bass, but it is a Bass and we are finally open water fishing at Shabbona Lake State Park!!! Lakeside Bait, Tackle & Boat Rental is open 7 days a week 6:30 am to 6:30 pm. Pokanoka’s Cafe will reopen next saturday and sunday (April 12 & 13).[more...]

Shabbona Lake Spring High School Invitational 04/19/2014 The Shabbona Lake Spring High School Invitational was held today. The event is in its 6th year and is organized by Joe Large. They had 28 boats and approximately 84 high school anglers. Thanks Joe for a job well done!!! 1st Place Burlington Central 2 Bass 8.15 lbs. 2nd Place Batavia 1[read more...]
Shabbona Lake shows off again!!! 04/15/2014 The IDNR was out to do their annual sampling of Shabbona Lake. Despite the cold conditions, the IDNR Biologists were able to find lots of Muskie. The following is a report from Shabbona Lake Sportsman Club President Larry Kimpan, who assited the IDNR along with other club members. Netted 46 musky[read more...]
Campground is OPEN! 04/8/2014 As of Monday April 7th the campground is open!! It seems like we have finally turned the corner on the weather, Friday and Saturday look[read more...]
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FISHING Report

  • 04/22/2014

    Hi, just wanted to send you this picture of my first ever Muskie caught in my life…

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  • 04/19/2014

    The Shabbona Lake Spring High School Invitational was held today. The event is in its 6th year…

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  • 04/18/2014

    Check out this Chunker caught at Shabbona Lake State Park!!!

    Bass 1

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  • 04/13/2014

    Eric and Erica caught these nice fish today at Shabbona Lake State Park!
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Lakeside Bait, Tackle and Boat Rental
Lakeside Bait, Tackle and Boat Rental

Your #1 Experts on Shabbona Lake.  Be sure to stop by the bait shop to get the latest information on every visit to Shabbona Lake.

Pokanoka's Cafe
Pokanoka's Cafe

Pokanoka’s overlooks beautiful Shabbona Lake, making it one of the most beautiful locations in Northern Illinois.

 

The Camp Store
The Camp Store

Did you forget something at home…..No need to worry The Camp Store located in Shabbona Lake State Park Campground has everythin