Apple Canyon Lake

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Apple Canyon Lake is a private resort community for all seasons in the heart of beautiful Jo Daviess County. Amenities available to residents and guests include a wonderful beach with sand volleyball, picnic areas and a beach house with restrooms & showers, a state-of-the-art swimming pool complete with zero-entry edge and child-friendly features including an apple kiddie slide, bucket waterfall and spraying rainbow. Bring your boat and stock up for a day or week on the lake!  Golf the Canyon! Whether you are staying at Apple Canyon Lake or passing thru Jo Daviess County, stop by and dine at the county’s only lakeside restaurant and play a round of golf at one of northwest Illinois’ most scenic courses. Learn more about the Apple Canyon Lake Association.

How far is Apple Canyon Lake?

The 297-acre Apple River Canyon State Park is located six miles north of Apple River and about a thirty minute drive from Galena. Throughout the year, people flock to the park to fish, camp, picnic, and hike. Five trails wind through the woods for several miles within the park that make it the perfect location to nature watch.

Are there any locations nearby for Destination Weddings?

Oak Hill Farm is a popular location for destinations weddings with its 19th century buildings and rare combination of country charm and sophisticated elegance. But it’s also available for parties and corporate events. Apple River Stagecoach Event Center is a postcard perfect location to hold your special event or the restored 1894 church, Little White Church on the Hill in Scales Mound.

What other activities are close to Apple Canyon Lake?

Venture out and explore the Antique Trail or visit artist’s galleries on the Scenic Art Loop.  Many stops are just minutes from Apple Canyon Lake in the communities of Stockton, Warren, Elizabeth and Scales Mound.

Places at Apple Canyon Lake