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 kayaks 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.
Canoe, kayak and paddleboat rental hours (Fri.-Sun., May 28-Sept. 5):
Rentals will be available May 30 (Memorial Day) from 12 p.m.-6 p.m.
All rental fees include life jackets.
Canoes, kayaks & paddleboat:
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.