Picnicking

Available Accommodations

Both the COMLARA County Park - Evergreen Lake and the S.H. West County Park provide picnicking for visitor enjoyment. Picnic tables are scattered throughout the parks, accompanied by grill pits. Download a map of picnic shelters and group camp areas.

Shelters are also provided and may be reserved for large groups. COMLARA Park shelters are popularly used for corporate picnics, family reunions, and other outings. Arrangements and discounts with other park activities of can be made.

Reserving Area Picnic Shelters

There are five picnic shelters located in COMLARA Park - Evergreen Lake: Maple, White Oak, Osage, Spruce, and Prairie. One picnic shelter can also be found at the S.H. West County Park (fireplace and electricity are inclusive).

Hours

Picnicking and shelters are open from sunrise to sunset. Please note: Alcoholic beverages are prohibited at County parks.

You can view Picnic Shelter photos and reservations by using the COMLARA Park interactive map.

Reservation Rates

Shelter
Capacity
McLean County Resident Rate
Nonresident Rate
Maple, White Oak, and West County Park1-25$35 per day$40 per day
Osage, Spruce, and Prairie1-50$45 per day$55 per day
The Sam Leman Picnic Shelter51-100$75 per day$85 per day
*This is the only shelter that has electricity. It is located between the Swimming Beach and Boat Rental/Bait Shop. It can accommodate up to 75 people comfortably.101-300$150 per day$175 per day
(two shelters)
300+$175 per day$200 per day
(two shelters)