Official Springfield Illinois Visitors Guide - 2018 - 45
Adventure is waiting for you at Lake Springfield. The
lake area attracts nearly 600,000 visitors annually for a
plethora of outdoor activities. From boating to fishing
or simply hiking the green space around the lake area,
you can lose yourself and be at one with nature.
The lake features eight recreational parks, a full service
marina, and several boat launches. Lake Springfield
Marina is your one stop shop for anything you need
to enjoy the lake during your visit, offering rentals of
all shapes and sizes from kayaks and canoes to the
famous "Party Barge" - a 42' deck boat that carries
up to 30 passengers.
Angling for fish? Lake Springfield has a reputation as
one of the top lakes in the state for bass, catfish and
other sport fishing. Or, take the kiddos to Henson
Robinson Zoo where they can see animals native to
Australia, Africa, Asia, North and South America.
If you brought your clubs along, Lincoln Greens
Golf Course offers reasonably priced golfing along
the shores of the lake or if you enjoy theater, the
Springfield Muni presents musicals throughout
the summer with some of the city's most talented
Get ready to explore
the outdoors in the
heart of central Illinois.
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