Water Turn-on Update

WATER UPDATE: We are cautiously optimistic! You may use the water starting at 6pm tonight! However, if another leak is found, the water will have to be shut off to the whole campground again until it is repaired. You can help us. If you see a water leak on the ground, such as a puddle where there shouldn't be, please call 847 546 2228 or stop in the store. For the week of April 18th through April 23rdour hours are: Saturday 9-5and Sunday 9-4; Weekdays 9-4. Thank you for your patience and kindness :)

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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.  To book your reservation call 847 546 2228

2015 Camping Season Runs May 1st-October 15th

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 getaway! “Chill & Thrill” package

This mid week special combines the chill out factor of Fish Lake Beach camping with the thrill rides of  Six Flags Great America!

Package includes: 4 passes to Six Flags Great America, overnight camping, paddle boat rental, 4 rounds of miniature golf and 1 bonfire bundle. 

Choose from~

  • 2 Nights, Tent Camping for $253.00
  • 2 Nights, RV Camping for $259.00
  • 2 Nights, RV Camping (with sewer hook up) for $269.00

Package is subject to availability and based upon 2 adults/2 children camping on one campsite mid week;  Sunday through Thursday.

Additional individual Six Flags Great America passes can be purchased for $41.00 each (cash) at anytime during the season.

NOTE: Six Flags Great America Passes do not include entry to Hurricane Harbor waterpark. Admission can be added to any pass AT Six Flags Great America.

Campsite Features

Each campsite features water, electric, campfire ring and picnic table.  We also have campsites with sewer hook ups for longer stays.

Admission to the beach, pool, playground and free activities throughout the resort are included at no additional cost with your paid reservation. Occasionally an activity will have a very nominal fee to participate and when it is, it is published in our weekly activity flyer. Every week the activity flyer is made available at the registration office and on this website under the Activities tab.

To Book Your Reservations 

Call 847 546 2228 Today!  Have 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 guests in your party (adults and children+ages)  in your party  6. 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 2 additional people are allowed at an additional cost of $5.00 per person, per night.  The  maximum 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

The campground map areas in ‘yellow’ represent the majority of our overnight camping sections.

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 that occurs 4 days or less will not receive a refund unless the campsite(s) can be re-rented. If the campsite(s) can be re-rented a full refund, minus a $10.00 administration fee will be given. Cancellations are only accepted by speaking with a Fish Lake Beach representative by calling 847 546 2228.

2015 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:  NO TENTS are permitted on sites E15-29.



Tent and RV campsites at Fish Lake Beach