Local News

The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers has announced the campground opening dates for campgrounds at Lake Shelbyville. Walleye group camp at Lone Point Recreation Area is now open on a first come, first serve basis. Forrest W. “Bo” Wood Area 5 will also be available for first come, first served camping beginning Thursday, April 7th.


Lake Shelbyville will also be hosting a series of special events over the summer. Lake Shelbyville Assistant Operations Manager Philip Manhardt informed Regional Radio News about several of those events.



Reservations for group camping and individual sites at Lake Shelbyville, U.S. Army Corp of Engineers campgrounds can also be made by calling toll free at 1-877-444-6777, or online at recreation.gov. You can also make reservations in person at the campground fee booth when open.


For more information or to get a copy of the Lake Shelbyville Park Information Guide, contact the Lake Shelbyville Project office at 217-774-3951.

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