Waukegan Municipal Beach

201 Sea Horse Drive Waukegan, IL 60085

Phone: 847-599-2525 Visit our Website


Waukegan Municipal Beach is easily accessible by car, train, plane, bicycle or boat. Our 400-acre lakefront, with a mile-long beach and 1,000-slip marina offer opportunities for the recreational fisher, competitive boat racer, beginning kite-boarder and everyone in between.

This beach features 1 mile of sand along with some of the only remaining natural dunes in the area. Protected by natural sand dunes and has the clearest, cleanest water in lake county. Recreational activities include swimming, sunbathing, picnicking and sand volleyball. There are no lifeguards on duty at this facility and swimming should be done so at your own risk