Lithia Springs Marina is the "Gateway to Water Paradise" on beautiful Lake Shelbyville, Shelbyville, Illinois. Spend dreamy days and nautical nights exploring the 250 miles of natural shoreline and 11,000 acres of water splendor. The innumerable coves were created for hours of enjoyable cruising, fishing, swimming, or relaxing in the warm summer rays and gentle breezes. Visit our full service marina for all your boating needs. Until you can cruise our lake, cruise our web site for more information on Lithia Springs Marina and "Paradise"-beautiful Lake Shelbyville.
Facilities and Services
Lithia Springs Marina is a
full-service marina accommodating beautiful Lake Shelbyville and area
boaters. We offer 325 slips for those wishing to leave their boats in
the water all season. Our floating, concrete structures offer both
covered and uncovered slips. Our covered slips range in size from 18x8
runabout slips to 44x18 cruiser/houseboat slips. Our uncovered slips
range from 17x8 to 75x20. For the slipowners convenience, we offer the
City water available at no charge
Free sewage pumpouts-slipside or at gas dock
Dock shower/toilet facilities
The marina also offers wet aerated or dry winter storage on property and inside storage is available in nearby facilities. The adjacent Corps of Engineers launch ramp offers a concrete ramp with a suitable slope and a pier for the launching of all boats from the smallest fishing boat to large houseboats and fixed keel sailboats.
PARTS AND SERVICES
Our qualified, experienced staff is always ready to help with parts and service needs. We provide service and parts for the following: Mercury® Force® Mercruser® Volvo Penta® Visit our SERVICE DEPARTMENT for your everyday maintenance needs such as oil, lube, and batteries. We carry a wide range of parts, accessories, and boating supplies in stock. Come see us and if we don't have it, we can special order what you want. Our Service Manager, technicians, and staff will do all they can to ease those mechanical woes. Open six days a week March through October and four days a week the rest of the year.
Cruise into our GAS DOCK and fill up
on fuel or get a sewage pumpout. Our crew is always ready to help you
and is available for assistance in docking when radioed as you
approach. We accept all major bank cards. When finished at the GAS
DOCK, pull into one of our transient slips and enjoy browsing through
our SHIPS' STORE or enjoy a leisurely lunch or dinner at our SUBWAY
The SHIPS' STORE provides a pleasant break from
an afternoon of boating or a place to purchase those necessary
supplies. It offers LIVE BAIT, ICE, SNACKS, GROCERIES, SODA, BEER,
FISHING TACKLE, BOATING and SKIING ACCESSORIES, CLOTHING, SOUVENIRS,
and many other items. Also, you'll find a full menu at the SUBWAY
restaurant, the only one located right on the water. Sit, eat, drink,
relax, have an ice cream cone, and watch the boats go by. Come in and
get sandwiches to take out cruising or fishing to satisfy those
"Hungries". On weekends, eat a leisurely breakfast and enjoy the calm,
quiet water. Inside and outside dining is available.
From Shelbyville: Take Rt 16 east out of Shelbyville 3 miles, turn left on County Rd 2200E, (Big billboard on the right and a turn lane to go left or north). Go to the stop sign (Co Rd 1500N), turn left, follow the signs to the park and marina.
From Mattoon: Take Rt 16 West out of town, go 22 miles to County Road 2200E, Turn right or north(Big billboard on the left), go to the stop sign,(Co Rd 1500N), turn left, follow the signs to the park and marina.
GPS coordinates: The closest is the intersection of 2070E and 1500N, Shelbyville, Il. If this does not show, put in 2200E and 1500N, Shelbyville. ( This is about 2 miles east of the entrance)