Parks & Recreation

Our Mission

It is the mission of the McLean County Department of Parks and Recreation to ensure adequate provision for high-quality regional parks and related outdoor recreational activities for all citizens of McLean County in the most cost-efficient manner.

COMLARA Park Ice Cream Social

Saturday, July 6, 2019 from Noon - 3:00 p.m. (Osage Shelter)

Schedule of Events

NOON - 3 PM --- Serving Ice Cream & Drinks, Roast Your Own Wieners 

12:00 - 3 PM --- Kids Carnival Games

12:45 – 1:00 PM --- Relay Races

1:00 – 2:00 PM --- Bean Bag Tournament

1:30 – 2:00 PM --- Water Balloon Toss  

2:00 – 2:30 PM --- Ice Cream Eating Contest

2:30 - 2:45 PM --- Relay Races

NO ENTRY FEE, JUST FEES FOR THE FOOD! 

Now Taking Applications for the Antlerless Archery Deer Hunt!

The McLean County Department of Parks & Recreation is, once again, offering the ARCHERY Antlerless Deer Hunt at COMLARA Park for 2019.  The Park's season is broken down into Six (6) one-week blocks. Successfully drawn hunters will have 7 days (1 Week) to hunt and to try to harvest an antlerless deer. this Year's Dates are:  Week 1: October 1 - 7  Week 2: October 8 - 14  Week 3: October 15 - 21  Week 4: October 22 - 28  Week 5: Oct. 29 - Nov. 4  Week 6: November 5-11  If you are successfully drawn you will receive a letter in the mail and there will be a orientation meeting that you will be required to attend. Drawing is usually conducted the first week of August. A Non-Refundable Application Fee of $5.00 must accompany the application. You can register In-Person at the Park Visitor Center during operating hours or On-Line here at http://webapp.mcleancountyil.gov/webapps/ParksAndRec/eventdetail.aspx?EID=78&fbclid=IwAR2z26yDT7rMcgjOz0Bvj5LNt9yFRHqgGA6_D00dO-JUfQS77UDa6HlMqcI   If there are any questions, please feel free to call the park at (309) 434-6770.

Camping Reservations for 2019

Camping Reservations for the COMLARA Park Campground began, via online registration, at 12:01 am on Saturday, April 6, 2019. Phone-in and mail reservations began Monday, April 8th at 8:00 am.  

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING BELOW FOR INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING RESERVATIONS AND CANCELLATION POLICY.

COMLARA PARK CAMPING RESERVATIONS

Reservations can be made starting the first Saturday in April for dates through October 20th.  A non-refundable deposit of the first night's camping fee plus a separate $7.00 (in person) or $10 (phone-in/online) reservation fee per site is required. Reservations for an upcoming weekend cannot be made after noon on Thursday prior to the weekend. When making a reservation, your deposit must be charged to your Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover Card at that time. Reservations by mail should include name, address, phone number, and date of reservation, preferred site number, and a deposit in the form of a check or money order. Reservations can be made in-person at the COMLARA Park Visitor Center during operating hours.

Online reservations can be made at www.camplife.com/COMLARA.

COSTELECTRIC (50 AMP)ELECTRIC (30 AMP)NON-ELECTRIC
Site Fee$27$24$21
Rsvn Fee (in-person)$7$7$7
TOTAL$34$31$28
*McLean County residents receive a $2.00 discount per night per site

Bait Shop & Boat Rental Now Open!

The Evergreen Lake Bait Shop & Boat Rental NOW OPEN!  

Operating hours are as follows:

BAIT SHOP – Open from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 7 days per week.
BOAT RENTAL – Open from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.   7 days per week.

 

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