Overnight Camping

Plan Your Overnight Getaway

A great family vacation is just a phone call away.  Stay at Fish Lake Beach for a few days or a few weeks.

2014 Camping Season Runs May 1st-October 15th

To book your reservation call 847 546 2228

Off-season reservation hours January 1st to April 30th 9 am to 3 pm

In-season reservation hours May 1st to October 15th  9 am to 7 pm   Please leave a message if you reach voice mail so a we can return your call as soon as possible.  Reservations are not available via email.

Book the ULTIMATE family getaway!

‘Chill & Thrill’ packages

This mid week special combines the chill out factor of Fish Lake camping with the thrill rides of  Six Flags Great America, Gurnee!  Packages include 4 passes to Six Flags Great America, camping, paddle boat rental, 4 rounds of miniature golf, 1 bonfire bundle. 

Choose from~

2 Nights of Tent Camping for $241.00; includes 1 day passes

2 Nights of RV Camping for $247.00; includes 1 day passes

2 Nights of RV Camping with sewer for $257.00; includes 1 day passes

Chill and Thrill packages are subject to availability and based upon 4 people camping on one campsite mid week Sun-Thurs.

Individual Six Flags passes can be purchased for $41.00 each at anytime

Passes do not include entry to Hurricane Harbor waterpark. Admission can be added to any pass for 5.00 per person at Six Flags Great America.

Campsite Features

Each overnight campsite features shade trees, water, electric, a campfire ring and picnic table.  We have sewer sites for longer stays.

Admission to the beach, pool and free activities are included at no additional cost with your paid reservation. Occasionally an activity will have a nominal fee to participate and it is published. Every week an activity flyer is made available at the registration office and on this website under the Activities tab.   The campground map areas in ‘yellow’ are the overnight camping sections.

To Book Your Reservations~  

Call 847 546 2228 Today!  Please be prepared with the following information when booking your reservation:  1. Type of  camper or tent  2. Length of camper  3. Hook-up services desired (water & electric or water+sewer+electric) 4. Power requirements 30 or 50 amp or both  5. Number of people (adults and children+ages)  in your party  6. Desired dates to arrive and depart.

Overnight camping rates are based on a family of four: 2 adults and 2 children-or less. Children are considered age 17 and under.

Up to two more people are permitted at an additional cost of $5.00 per person, per night.  The  maximum number of 6 people is allowed per campsite; for example 4 adults with 2 children or 4 children and 2 adults.  Children under 6 are free, but count in the total number of people allowed per campsite.

Check-In: 4 pm  Check-Out: 3 pm

Payment:  All reservations must be PAID IN FULL at time of booking. We accept VISA/MC/Discover/AMEX.   An e mail confirmation will be sent after payment has processed.

Cancellation Policy:  For a full refund minus a $10.00 administration fee, cancellation notice must occur 5 days or more prior to arrival.  Cancellation notice 4 days or less receive no refund unless the campsite can be re-rented, minus a $10.00 administration fee.  Cancellations are only accepted by phone at 847 546 2228.

2014 Overnight Camping Rates

Overnight Camping Rate

Per Night

Dates and Duration




Value Season




2 Night Minimum




Mid Week



Memorial Day

4th of July 

Labor Day Weekends

3 Night Minimum






Campers or RV

per night

per night


(3 nights)




per night

per night


(3 nights)



Campers or RV

per night

per night



per month plus metered electric

Additional Fees
Each additional person (6 people max. per campsite)

$5.00 per day

Each additional unit**

$10.00 per day

Campers’ Guest Fee

$5.00 per day

Electric heater (unless metered)

$3.00 per day

Lake access with private boat

$5.00 per day

**Sites E15-E29 & V8-V11 accomodate 1 camp unit, 1 car and 4 adults, max. Important:  Absolutely NO TENTS on E15-29.



Tent and RV campsites at Fish Lake Beach