Whether it's walking, fishing, picnicking, boating or simply sitting and enjoying the beautiful scenery, Volkening Lake has something for everyone. Located next to the Schaumburg Police Station and Firehouse on Schaumburg Road, the lake is an ideal location for family fun. The boat dock has both canoes and paddle boats available. Concessions are available and include soft drinks, popcorn and candy.
Volkening Lake also offers Paddle Boat Parties for children ages 6 to 12 from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Tribute Park is located at Volkening Lake. Pathway stones are available for purchase at the memorial park.
Opens: May 30 | Closes: September 2
Monday-Friday: 3-8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Noon-7 p.m.
Sept. 2: 1-6 p.m.
All rental fees include life jackets.
Canoes & Paddles:
*Must have Volkening Lake Pass. Pick up passes at the Community Recreation Center.
Volkening Lake features an outdoor fitness area with beautiful views of the lake. The fitness area has equipment to provide a full body workout including cardio and body weight machines and pull up bars.