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 Lake Usage and Decal Requirements

In order to place your watercraft (i.e. jet skis, kayaks, inflatables, etc.) on Crystal Lake, from either a public or private launch site, the following criteria must be met: 

  • You must be a resident of the City of Crystal Lake, the Village of Lakewood, or reside in the Crystal Lake Park District's boundaries. 
  • The watercraft's registration must reflect the resident's name. 
  • You must purchase an Annual Lake Usage Decal at Crystal Lake's City Hall.

Required Information to Purchase a Decal

Boat launch keys purchased last year (2019 season) can still be used until further notice by the Crystal Lake Park District.