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  • Mon-Sat 8:30-5pm Saturday 8:30-Noon
  • 2525 N. Grand Ave. East Springfield, IL 62602
  • 217-522-2408


The featured links section of our site is a resource for you to find out everything from camping information to news from the Department of Natural Resources and more. Check it out!

Informational Sites

Looking for information on lakes or news from the DNR? Click the link and learn more.

Illinois DNR
Find all the important information from IDNR. Here you will also find how to register your boat!
Lake Shelbyville
Get the latest from Lake Shelbyville.
Coffeen Lake State Fish & Wildlife Area
Coffeen Lake is an attractive site with history of providing anglers and hunters success. The site was opened in 1986 and currently operates under a long term lease and management agreement between the Illinois Dept.
Sangchris Lake State Park
Located minutes east of Springfield and its Lincoln attractions, Sangchris Lake serves as a perfect home base for enjoying outdoor activities in central Illinois. Whether you’re interested in fishing, boating, camping, hunting or family gatherings, Sangchris Lake provides an abundance of recreational opportunities amid native forests of oak, maple, butternut and permission.

Camping information from the state & local campgrounds can be found here.

Illinois Camping DNR
Generally, throughout the state, camping is available year round weather permitting.
Campground Directory
Honest Abe here to welcome you to the Illinois Campground and RV Park Directory – your online Illinois camping guide! Please join me and my fine feathered friend Cardy as we guide you through the best of Illinois camping and you will discover yourself.”

Hotel Listings at The Chamber

Other Links

A listing of our other links that we thought you might like. Enjoy!

Blue Water Finance
Blue Water Finance is effective and dedicated to achieving superior financing for consumers. Headquartered in Mettawa, Illinois, they are a part of Brunswick, the worldwide powerboat and engine manufacturer, so you know you can trust your financing with them.
Adventure Sports Outdoors Magazine
“Voice of the American Sportsman”
Adventure Sports Outdoors Magazine is Monthly Publication which provides contact and communication for the pursuit of Hunting, Fishing, and all things in terms of Outdoors Sports in North America. They provide print, internet, and television outlets for marketing and promotion of outdoors related businesses. ASO Radio is broadcast weekly Sun. mornings 7-10 a.m. on 1350 AM radio.

Manufacturers & Suppliers

Visit our manufacturers and suppliers websites to learn more about the great products they offer.

Lowe Fishing & Pontoon Boats
Lowe was founded in 1971 to build high value aluminum boats and canoes to fit a family’s boating needs. Since then, Lowe has created generations of family memories through great experiences on the water and has developed a reputation for building high quality, yet affordable aluminum boats and pontoons to suit almost any need. As the years have passed, second and third generations of anglers and boaters have returned to Lowe for the latest innovations in the boating industry.
Mercury Marine
Mercury Marine is the global marine leader in propulsion systems and services, integrated electronics and parts and accessories.
Medart Marine
Medart Marine is a wholesale distributor representing more than 200 manufacturers in the marine industry. With four distribution locations. From the latest in GPS technology to water toys and trailer parts, their deep selection of products can meet the needs of every customer.
Joe’s Boat Covers & Custom Canvas Products
All custom covers are made right in their shop. Lowest prices in the entire mid-west with quick turn around time. Most covers are finished in 3-4 days! Open 7 days a week! All year – call any time for the lowest price with the highest quality!
Otto’s Canvas LLC
Custom Canvas Shop for boat covers, boat enclosures, tarps, grill covers and window shades.
Big Reds Bait & Tackle
Big Reds Bait is a family owned, brick and mortar bait shop located in Springfield, IL for over a decade. They value each and everyone of their customers. Your patronage helps support a local growing small business. We appreciate your business and keep on fishin’!
Petersburg Power Washing
There is no stopping your boat’s fiberglass exterior from getting dirty due to algae and continuous use. If your boat’s exterior has seen better days, give our experts at Petersburg Power Washing a call and request a professional power washing service to remove any harmful bacteria and long-lasting stains safely and efficiently. We have over a decade of experience in the power washing industry and restoring commercial vehicles. Our boat cleaning and detailing services include power washing, waxing, rust removal, stain removal, window cleaning, mold removal, and even interior cleaning depending on the need of the customer. If you own a boat in Springfield, IL, and are looking to have it professionally cleaned, call our experts today!