About Us

Otter Lake was built in 1969 as a water supply for several area towns.  Otter Lake is 765 acres with a maximum depth of 54 feet and an average depth of 21 feet.  Recreational activities are available as well as an annual campground that consists of 254 campsites.

Bill Payment Options

Looking for the most convenient way to pay your bill? We offer a wide variety of payment options to our customers. Simply choose the option that best suits your needs... Learn more...

Overnight Camping

There are some campsites available with electric and water hookups or if you prefer to "rough it" there are primitive sites as well... Learn more...

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March 23, 2020

As many of you know, The Governor of Illinois issued an executive order to Stay at Home and to close Non-essential business and other operations. In order to keep our staff, customers and customers property safe, we are closing the campgrounds and bait shop at this time to all public access.  If you need to make a lease payment you may call (217) 627-2416 and pay over the phone or you may drop a payment in the drop box.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 25, 2020

The health and safety of our customers and employees is our top priority.  Below are some resources where you can find factual information on Coronavirus causes and prevention measures. 

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