Continent
North America
Country
Illinois (USA)
Next Big City
Waukegan
Next Town
Zion
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Rescue, Toilet, Food

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
No information
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat to choppy water. Small waves with stronger winds.

Beach

Type:
Grass, Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
Rocks
Beach Users:
No information

Good big beach. Several miles long. Sharp grass after 100 ft. Stop kiting and walk upwind once you see the hotel since the beach gets real narrow up there and rocky.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts, Shorty
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Mostly sunny with little rain. Very warm in the summer but cold in spring and fall.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
N
Main Direction:
No information

Almost all the time the wind blows every day in the spring and fall about 10-25 knots gusty but ok to ride. The place to be on a North wind if you want the cleanest wind other than Montrose.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No information

It is beach park in the middle of Waukegan and Zion. Lots of access roads. Choose an excess with less people around, specially during summer.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information