Allison Campground



Reservations can be made by phone or in person on or after Thursday, April 11, 2019 when the campground re-opens. Call 309/344-1534 or stop by the campground office at 1351 S. Lake Storey Road, Galesburg, IL 61401.


$16 per night (no services provided)
$31 per night with full hookup (includes water, sewer & electricity)
$9 per night, per unit for non-profit rate (10 or more individuals or 4 or more units)
$6 Electricity
$3 Water
$6 Sewer
$6 Use of sewer dump station (non-city residents and non-campers)  
$500 Camping unit with full hookup for 30 days

No refunds.


See Documents to the right for a map showing the numbered campsites available.  149 total sites.  21 full hook up sites.  88 sites with electricity, some also include water.  40 Primitive/tent sites.

Recreational Opportunities:

  • Playground
  • FREE use of Lakeside Water Park (limited 4 wristbands per site), just 600 feet away
  • Fishing on Lake Storey

More than a Lake!

The 600 acres at Lake Storey Recreational Area offer year-round outdoor adventure. From golf to a waterslide, from bike trails to fishing, this Galesburg park is a gem.

Lake Storey has a quiet campground, but offers lots of fun too. You can swim, picnic, boat, play tennis or just relax on the beach or at any one of the three pools. And, winter adventurers will thrill at the new snowmobile trail and warming shelter.

Campground Rules :

  • Keep camp area clean.
  • Fires must be contained and out by midnight.
  • No burning of wood with nails in it.
  • No burning of trash (plastic bottles, cans, etc.)
  • No campers allowed on one site  longer than two weeks, unless utilizing a 30 day site.
  • Quiet enforced after 10:00pm. All children must be at the campsite.
  • Visitors must leave by 11 pm. Gate closes at 11:15 p.m. and opens at 7:00 a.m.
  • All camps must have adult leadership.(18 years of age and older)
  • One family unit(immediate family) allowed per campsite. May have one extra tent on site if occupied by your children under the age 18.
  • Campsites with full hookup are reserved for mobile campers with facilities.
  • Dogs or other animals must be on a leash and must be cleaned up after. No pets are to be left unattended or tied up in a public area. (playground, restrooms, shelter) Keep pets out of restrooms.
  • Protect trees, shrubs, flowers, grass, etc. No breaking or cutting limbs out of trees.
  • Check out time-2:00 p.m.
  • No alcoholic beverages allowed in campground.
  • No attaching or tying clotheslines to trees.
  • Leave garbage cans by road.
  • No more than two vehicles to a site overnight.
  • Custodian of camp has authority over campground.
  • No fireworks allowed in campground. (This includes sparklers)
  • Not responsible for stolen property.
  • No operating motor scooters in campground.
  • Use of chainsaws and generators prohibited.

Allison Campground

1351 S. Lake Storey Road
Galesburg, IL 61401 

Allison Campground: 309/344-1534
Recreation Office: 309/345-3683

Lake Storey Beach: 309/345-3603

Open April 11 through October 14, 2019

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