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.

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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

Water Safety Tips for 4th of July Weekend
6/30/2022 UPDATED
Lake Shelbyville– Warmer weather is here, and July is the busiest time of year on our nation’s waterways, so keep in mind the importance of safety and please wear your life jacket and engine cutoff...
Parking for Lake Shelbyville 4th of July Fireworks
6/28/2022 UPDATED
Lake Shelbyville – 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. ...
Two St. Louis District lakes awarded fish habitat improvement grants
6/21/2022
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District’s Lake Shelbyville and Mark Twain Lake were recently awarded the National Fish Habitat Partnership Bass Pro Shops U.S. Open Grant to improve fish...
UPDATED - Road Across Lake Shelbyville Dam Closed Due To Maintenance
6/20/2022
Lake Shelbyville dam maintenance causes closures for road across the dam...

Always Wear a Life Jacket!

19 Life Jacket Loaner Stations

are located around Lake Shelbyville for visitors to borrow while recreating. 

Navigate to any of the dots on the map below to borrow a life jacket.
When you are finished with your life jacket just simply return it to any of the life jacket loaner stations on the map. 

 

 Red  - USACE managed life jacket loaner station
 Green  - State/IDNR managed life jacket loaner station
 Yellow  - USACE managed, Sea Tow Foundation grant Life Jackets

 

 

Lake Shelbyville

Contact

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

Telephone:
Phone: (217) 774-3951
Email:
LakeShelbyville@usace.army.mil

Office Hours: 
Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Camping Reservations: 
1-877-444-6777

 


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