NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

The Great Lakes Marina, located on beautiful Lake Michigan, is the perfect spot for boating, sailing, sea kayaking, fishing and tent and RV camping. Our own 33-foot Tiara charter boat with an experienced captain is available for fishing trips. In the summer months, sailing classes for adults and children are available. In the boathouse at the Marina is the Ship’s Store, which sells boating, fishing and hunting supplies, as well as licenses. In addition, a propane filling station is available for refills. Boat slips, moorings and storage are also available. Plus, there is a launch ramp for lake access. There are plenty of picnic tables, along with shelters and a fully-equipped Beach House (requires a reservation) for family/social outings or official command functions. The Marina is also home to the MWR Rental Center.

Located at the Marina, the MWR Rental Center rents an assortment of items for camping (tents, stoves, campers), sporting (mountain bikes, volleyball sets, horse shoes, sports equipment) and party equipment (large grills, canopy tents, tables) as well as a large selection of boats. In the winter months the Rental Center offers down-hill and cross-country skis, snow shoes and ice skates. Check out the Great Lakes Marina & Rental Center Brochure for a complete listing of fees and services.

The RV Campground borders beautiful Lake Michigan, this year-round camping facility, has 20 concrete sites with electrical hook-ups, restrooms and nearby access to shower facilities. Other amenities include a beach with a beach house, fishing piers with a cleaning station, a playground, picnic areas and an archery range. Campers also have access to the Marina Rental Center and the Ship's Store. Upon arriving, campers must register at Bldg. 62, Navy Gateway Inns & Suites (NGIS). To make a reservation please call 847-688-6675. Must be eligible Department of Defense (DOD) affiliate, with valid military ID, to use this facility.

Seabee Park is located south of the Marina's boathouse. Seabee park is home to the archery range which offers both short and long ranges to match every skill level and a tent camping area. The camping area is located right on the waterfront each site includes a picnic table and fire pit.

Events

Saturday, June 23, 2018

8:00AM

US Powerboating Course

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

3:00PM

Great Lakes - Great Navy Campout

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Community Recreation

Sunday, June 24, 2018

8:00AM

US Powerboating Course

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

6:00PM

LIBERTY - Barracks Beach Battle

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Liberty/Single Sailor

Saturday, July 21, 2018

8:00AM

US Powerboating Course

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Sunday, July 22, 2018

8:00AM

US Powerboating Course

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Monday, July 23, 2018

9:00AM

Junior Sailing Camp

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

9:00AM

Junior Sailing Camp

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

9:00AM

Junior Sailing Camp

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Thursday, July 26, 2018

9:00AM

Junior Sailing Camp

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Saturday, August 18, 2018

8:00AM

US Powerboating Course

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Sunday, August 19, 2018

8:00AM

US Powerboating Course

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Saturday, September 15, 2018

8:00AM

US Powerboating Course

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina

Sunday, September 16, 2018

8:00AM

US Powerboating Course

NAVSTA Great Lakes - Marina