Cougar Lake Recreation Area
The pavilion is available for picnics and gatherings for groups or individuals. Pavilion rental starts at $75 per day and increases based on additional services required. Reservations may be made by calling 618-650-2348.
|Covered picnic shelter||Electricity|
|Picnic tables||BBQ pits|
|Grass Volleyball court||Open field area|
NOTE: Pavilion rental does not provide the user with access to the Cougar Lake Pool.
Fishing - Fishing is allowed in Cougar Lake, but a valid Illinois fishing license is required.
Boating - Boating is prohibited except for University owned watercraft during University sponsored events.
Swimming - Swimming or wading is not permitted in Cougar Lake.
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