Silver Lake is located in both unincorporated Silver Lake within Algonquin township and Oakwood Hills. Waterfront homes on Silver Lake are serviced by High School District 155 and Junior/Middle School District 47. Waterfront homes on Silver Lake were built approximately between 1952-1977 and range from 900-2500 square feet and give a cottage-lake community feel. Both the lake and 2 beaches are managed by Oakwood Hills, IL with help from McHenry County and the Army Corps of Engineers. Read more about Silver Lake.
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Silver Lake Statistics:
Acreage: 47 Acres Spring Fed Lake
Average Depth: about 10 Feet | Max Depth: 20 Feet
Boat Landing: Private Lake
Motor Regulation: No Motors: Row(paddle) and Sail
For activities, this is a small lake. Sailing, Fishing, kayaking-canoeing and paddleboarding are some of the activities that are enjoyed throughout the summer months. There are two beaches (East Beach and West Beach) accessible to immediate-local residences.
Ice fishing tents/huts and snowmobiling are part of the winter culture here in Silver Lake.
The Lake is managed by the Village of Oakwood Hills with help from McHenry County and the Army Corps of Engineers.
Fish Species: Panfish, Walleye, Smallmouth-Largemouth Bass Catfish and Northern Pike.