Additional Resources

Perhaps you need something extra while you're out here that we don't have on the premises. The resources below might be helpful to you.

Medical Assistance 

In case of an emergency always dial 911. If you need medical assistance Freeport Hospital is just a short drive away and can be reached in non-emergency situations via telephone at (815) 599-6000 or toll free at (800) 747-4131. They can also be reached via e-mail at The address of the hospital is:

1045 W. Stephenson St.
Freeport, Illinois 61032


Hunting & Fishing Licenses

Hunting & Fishing licenses are provided by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

Click Here to Buy Hunting & Fishing Licenses Online


Live Bait & Tackle 

Looking for worms or minnows? Lose your favorite lure? Maybe you just want to try your luck with something different. We recommend The "Fishin' Hole" Bait & Tackle located in Miller's Sports Center 1 mile away at 24565 Zier Rd. While you're there be sure to ask about the latest fishing updates. Their phone number is (815) 493-6401.



If all you need is ice just stop buy the front office, we sell ice onsite. If it's just the essentials or even a whole boatload of groceries that you need we recommend shopping at Lanark Food Center, 5 miles away at 113 N Broad St. in Lanark.



The closest gas stations are Casey's located in Shannon and Shell located in Lanark. If you need directions just stop buy the front office on your way out.


Local Banking

Need an ATM or other banking services?

First State Bank - Lake Carroll

Exchange State Bank of Lanark


Related Website Links - Carroll County website featuring a calendar of events and county activities.

Blackhawk Waterways Convention and Visitors Bureau - Convention and Visitors' Bureau serving Carroll, Lee, Ogle, & Whiteside Counties in Northwestern Illinios.