Resources & Links


We have complied a list of helpful links for you when you are preparing to visit Waukegan Harbor. Please let us know if you would like your link included or if you have another helpful resource for other visitors.

Waukegan Airport
The Waukegan National Airport is a general aviation facility categorized by the FAA as a “Reliever Airport” for Chicago’s O’Hare International. The airport is situated on 535 acres of land located approximately 3.5 miles north and slightly west of the heart of the City of Waukegan, about 35 miles north of Chicago.
Fishing Information
If you’re looking for the latest fishing information, then you might want to visit this link. The Waukegan Charter Boat Association offers information for people interested in fishing.
Marine Forecasts
View marine weather forecasts.
Waukegan Yacht Club
View historical information, upcoming events, power and sail fleets, and even take a virtual tour of the 75 year old yacht club.
City of Waukegan
Government, recreation, culture, education, transportation, business, progress & presentation, community profiles.
Waukegan Main Street
Downtown Waukegan’s Information Center.
Waukegan Park District Information
Leisure opportunities including park-facilities, parade information, cultural arts, golf courses, etc…
Lake County Visitors & Convention Bureau
Discover Lake County Illinois – tours, events, business opportunities.
United States Coast Guard Auxiliary
A civilian, volunteer arm of the U.S. Coast Guard reporting directly to Station Kenosha. Located in Waukegan, Illinois for over 30 years, they serve the over 5,000 local area boaters and transients from Great Lakes, IL to Racine, WI, with courtesy vessel examinations, public education classes, life-saving search and rescue, communications, and camaraderie.
Waukegan Sail & Power Squadron
Click here to learn about the officers, classes, events, photos, and other helpful links.
Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Announcements, conservation areas & parks, events & programs, outdoor Illinois and more…
Six Flags Great America
Lets go and have fun! Visit Six Flags Great America located in Gurnee, only a few minutes from Waukegan Harbor.
Gurnee Mills
The Midwest’s largest retail and manufacturers outlet mall, combining innovative shopping, entertainment, and an imaginative/fun environment to create a shopping experience that is unique and exciting.
Great Wolf Lodge
Escape to Paradise … enjoy this new Resort and Water Park. Fun for the whole family!