Shabbona Lake Sportsman Club was founded on May 3, 1982.  It is the one and only Sportsman Club dedicated to assisting Shabbona Lake State Park.  The Club has received numerous awards from the Illinois Department Of Natural Resources for the many projects the club has undertaken over the years.
The Club meets the 2nd Sunday of the month. Dues are $25 a year. Three of the most popular projects the club does annually are :
Fishing Rearing Pond Draining – Usually around the Second Saturday in October
Rockfest – The 1st Saturday in February
Muskie Rescues below the spillway as needed after heavy rainfalls
To join the Shabbona Lake Sportsman Club, download the application
For more information, contact :
President Larry Kimpan at

Shabbona Lakeside Bait, Tackle and Boat Rental, Pokanoka’s Cafe and The Camp Store are now closed for the 2020 season.  Thank you for your continued support and we wish you a safe and healthy winter.  We look forward to seeing you all in the spring of 2021!