Business & Community
to Lake Summerset
(Illinois' Best Kept Secret)
A private recreational
community located in Northwest Illinois on 1550 acres of wooded
hillsides and rolling meadows. The lake's proximity to the surrounding
communities of Rockford, Freeport, Beloit, Monroe, and Brodhead
has allowed hundreds of members to leave the congestion of the city
for the year-round enjoyment of Lake Summerset's many offerings.
From our General Manager: Welcome Message...
Got A Question? Check our FAQs Page - Or send an Information Request
How To Find Us - Map/Directions
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- 2015 Membership Dues Payable 3/1/20115
- LSA Membership Late Fees Applied 3/2/2015
- LS Decals Must be displayed by 4/15/2015
- Boat Slip/Camp Site Lottery 4/25/2015
- Otter Creek Quarterly Statement Due 4/29/2015
- Campground opens to members 5/2/2015
- Campground opens to guests 5/16/2015
- Contact Management: You may directly contact our General Manager or any Lake Summerset
Director using the following
- Dog Park (Fido Field): Reminder - If you are going to use the Dog Park, your dogs must be registered at the LS Office. Verification of rabies vaccination is required and the fee is $20 a year per household. Fido Field Rules & Regulations...
- Garden Plots Available. Want a garden, but don't have room in your yard? Sign up for a community plot...Click Here...
- Forms: Guest Passes and other forms can be found Here...
- LSA Fee Schedule for 2015 can be viewed Here...
- Pet Waste Disposal - "Poopy Pouches" available - Details...
- Special Guest Passes
- These special passes are available for members to give to their
invited guests for these specific holiday/events...
- Easter Egg Hunt - April 4th, 2pm Lodge - For Children 12 and Under. Volunteers needed to spread eggs between noon-1pm. Call Steve Schulze if you would like to help (815-248-2194 ext. 223)
- Garden Club Annual Plant Sale - May 9th, 8:30am - 1pm (Best plants in town!)
- LS Garage Sale Dates - Friday June 5th, Saturday June 6th - Open to the public both days in conjunction with RT 75 garage sales.
- Lake Summerset Fest - July 18, 2015 - Details to follow...
- Activity Monthly LS Calendar: Monthly Calendar for Lake activities, Click Here...
- Activity/Event Schedule for 2015 can be viewed Here...
- Bocce Ball Club: Click
Here for activities and the Newsletter
- Card Club every Friday at the lodge, 1-4pm. If you like to play "500"
come on down.
- Cardinal Park Nature Path Map can be viewed Here...
- Disc Golf is now at Lake Summerset: Download the scoresheet and get the rules, Click Here...
- Garden Club website... Click Here...
- Hand & Foot
Cards 1st and 4th Monday of every month at the lodge, 1-4pm.
- Monthly Audio/Written Board of Director Meeting Minutes Here...
Lake Summerset offers some
of the best sport fishing in the midwest. State record tiger Muskie were
taken from the lake in 1988 and again in 1989 and 2002.
The combination of carefully
controlled stocking and regulated entry to members and their guests has
created an excellent fishing environment.
Game fish which are stocked
in the lake include: Walleye, Northern Pike, Tiger Muskie, Large Mouth
Bass, Small Mouth Bass, Channel Catfish, Bluegill, and Crappie.
The adjoining park areas of
the lodge are host to many members and their guests.
Lake Summerset members can
enjoy water activities including power boating, sailing, and skiing. Members
may also enjoy the great outdoors at the private campground facilities.
The 75 campsites lie on 25 acres of beautifully wooded terrain.
Tennis enthusiasts may try their
game on the regulation courts. And there is a Bocce Ball league that plays
Many beautiful permanent and
weekend homes are built yearly at Lake Summerset.
No matter what your game, Lake
Summerset has the perfect setting for its enjoyment.