First Day of 2022 Shelter Reservations


Monday, January 3, 2022 will be the first day to reserve
shelters/buildings for the 2022 calendar year.

Due to COVID-19, we encourage calling us to make your shelter reservations.
If you choose to make your reservation in person you will be waiting outside, the Visitor Center’s at Kennekuk and Forest Glen have walk up windows to serve you.

Call 217-442-1691 for Kennekuk and Lake Vermilion reservations,
217-662-2142 for Forest Glen reservations
or come to the walk up window at either
park’s Visitor Center to reserve in person.

Reservations in person begin at 7:30 am, phone call reservations begin at 8:00 am

For full details on available shelters, including new pricing, capacity,
and photos visit the shelter page.

COVID-19 Rental Information: The VCCD follows the Illinois Department of Public Health COVID-19 guidelines.  You MUST abide by group size restrictions and limits in place by the Illinois Department of Public Health on the date of your event.

The VCCD may cancel your event due to COVID-19 group/gathering restrictions in place by the Illinois Department of Public Health.