2014 Visit Lake County Year in Review

Wow, where has the year gone? It is hard to believe that 2014 has come to an end. I first want to take this moment and thank each and every one of you for reading our blogs the past year. Without you reading, sharing, visiting our website,, exploring and vacationing in Lake County, none […]

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July and August Fishing Update

With roughly eight weeks left to go in the 2013 Season, I wanted to update everybody one more time ahead of the last entry which will be an end of season recap. Record Breaking Fish! My last update spoke about the beginning of King Salmon-time and we are indeed moving through this phase of the […]

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Photo by Tom Holoubek

Chain O'Lakes: Boating Article by Paul Anthony Arco

Charting a Course for Summer Fun Boasting 15 lakes, 45 miles of riverfront, nearly 30,000 weekend boaters and a lively Prohibition history, this area between McHenry and Lake counties is one of the busiest boating destinations in the country. Story by Paul Anthony Arco, senior staff writer; Photos by Tom Holoubek Summertime means many things: […]

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Boating on Chain O Lakes

Lake County Launches New Boating Website

They don’t call it Lake County for nothing. Home to 75 inland lakes and a beautiful Lake Michigan beachfront, Lake County is the perfect setting for fun on the water. So much so that Visit Lake County recently launched a new boating website,  This new site will be updated all throughout the boating season, […]

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