Beginning Saturday, Aug. 1, the beach at Adeline Jay Geo-Karis Illinois Beach State Park will be closed Saturdays and Sundays to encourage social distancing and prevent further spread of COVID-19. The beach, including the North Unit, South Unit and North Point Beach, will remain closed on Saturdays and Sundays until further notice.
Illinois Beach State Park is located along the shores of Lake Michigan from Waukegan to the Wisconsin state line. The park offers a campground, full service resort, camp store, picnic areas, hiking and biking trails and a visitors center open intermittently throughout the year. There is swimming along the six miles of beaches.