U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lake Shelbyville is subject to closures not listed on this site due to COVID-19. For up to date information call 217-774-3951 or email lakeshelbyville@usace.army.mil.

Bobber says come to Lake Shelbyville!
Dam West Beach & Sullivan Beach are closed for the season. Normal season dates are from Mid-May to Mid-September. We hope to see you all back again in the 2022 Season.
Dam West Life Jacket Loaner Station Restocked with Sea Tow Foundation Life Jacket. The Sea Tow Foundation’s Life Jacket Loaner Program is part of a federal grant project funded by the Sport Fish Restoration & Boating Trust Fund as administered by the U.S. Coast Guard.
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Latest News Releases

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Auction off Impounded Deer Stands
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will hold a silent auction for impounded deer stands and climbing sticks on Saturday, August 21st from 8:30 –11:00 a.m. at the government vehicle compound south of the...
Lake Shelbyville Dove Hunt Applications Available
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Lake Shelbyville will be conducting dove hunts on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at Whitley Creek and South Sand Creek Dove Fields. On September 1, two hunts will...
Lake Shelbyville Tree Stand Permits Now Available
Lake Shelbyville Tree Stand Permits now available for the 2021-2022 Deer SeasonLake Shelbyville - Lake Shelbyville's Tree Stand Policy for this year willremain the same as it was last season. The...
Parking for Lake Shelbyville 4th of July Fireworks
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is gearing up for the 4th of July at Lake Shelbyville. Fireworks will be launched at dusk from Ramp Point, located in Dam West Recreation Area. Lake Shelbyville has...

Lake Shelbyville


Mailing Address:
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Lake Shelbyville
1989 State Highway 16
Shelbyville, IL 62565

Phone: (217) 774-3951

Office Hours: 
Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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