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How do you boat?

Boating comes in many forms, from sleek runabouts and sailboats to the latest trends— kayaking and paddle boarding. Whichever way you enjoy the lake life, you’ll find Lake County Illinois your boating dream come true. Embark and enjoy! BoatingLakeCounty.com is here to be your planning resource.

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Cardboard Regatta at Diamond Lake Beach, June 16th

Saturday, June 16 from 3–7 p.m. Diamond Lake Beach & Recreation Center 1016 Diamond Lake Road, Mundelein Hurry! Registration ends Saturday, June 9th. If it floats, it’s a boat. So, grab some friends, family or business colleagues, and join the exciting Cardboard Regatta on beautiful Diamond Lake in Mundelein, starting at 3 p.m.. All you need is cardboard, duct tape, paint…and some imagination. There’ll be awards for the fastest boats,...Continue reading


Boat Maintenance Tips

When your boat’s running smoothly, so will your day on the water in beautiful Lake County. Remember, a little maintenance goes a long way. Change the oil Cars require regular oil changes. So do boat engines. As a rule of thumb, four-stroke outboards, inboards and stern drives should have their oil changed at least every 100 hours of operation and at the end of the boating season. Don’t forget to replace the...Continue reading


Boating Tips to Make your Outing Enjoyable

Spring is here and it’s time to start preparing for the upcoming boating season. We’ve checked off some essentials on safety. Just follow these few simple precautions with care—and delight in your time spent on the boat with family and friends. 1. Pay Attention and Be Aware. The simplest safety tip can also be the hardest to follow. The average boater should realize that that main culprit behind boating accidents...Continue reading


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