• Lake Pauline, located in Effingham Illinois, is an excellent lake for canoeing and kayaking! You may bring your bass boat, however there is a 5 mile per hour speed limit.

Our Species

Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
  • Camp Store – Stocked with ice cream, groceries, extensive RV parts and supplies, camping & laundry supplies, gifts, souvenirs, fishing tackle, bait & firewood.


  • Row boat and canoe rentals.
  • A small playground for the children to work off some energy and stretch their legs after a long ride!


  • Enjoy outdoor games? Take advantage of our recreational field which overlooks beautiful Lake Pauline!


  • Pitch a game of horse shoes while enjoying the great outdoors.
  • Roast your marshmallows, hot dogs or smores at your own personal fire ring at the site. Picnic tables are also included at every site.


  • Community gas grill centrally located for all our guests to use.


  • Propane dispensing station


  • Dump station for all your waste disposal needs.