A community with ties to the past and paving a road to the future




Contact the KOA

10982 Us Highway 20 West

Reservations: 800-562-5361

Information: 815-369-2612




Lena has a lot to offer our rugged, and not so rugged, outdoor enthusiasts.  Whether you want to camp in a cabin next to a convenience store or roll out your sleeping bag for tent camping, Lena can provide the perfect outdoor experience.  Activities from organized outdoor bingo to hiking and fishing as well as equestrian trails await in Lena.

Lena KOA

Located just one mile south of Lena on Highway 20, the Lena KOA has amazing  activities for campers of all ages.  Play a round of sand volleyball, horseshoes, bingo or bounce a while on the giant jumping pillow.  Wake up to a delicious pancake breakfast, have an afternoon barbeque or treat yourself to an ice cream social and do it all while sitting back and relaxing in your tent, teepee, camper or cabin.  The Lena KOA is the destination in northern Illinois for family fun, excitement and relaxation.  Visit their website to make your reservation today!  Groups are welcome.


  • Lake Le-Aqua-Na State Park

    8542 North Lake Road - 815-369-4282 www.dnr.state.il.us    jamie.dowdall@illinois.gov

    Located less than 3 miles north of Lena, Le-Aqua-Na State Park offers the perfect getaway for anything from an afternoon hike to camping for a few days. 

    Highlighted by a 40-acre lake and multiple recreational opportunities such as multi-use trails, picnic areas, boating, fishing, swimming, hunting and camping in RV, Tent , equestrian and youth group campgrounds  Le-Aqua-Na can make a happy day for just about anyone.

    Visit their web page for more on Le-Aqua-Na’s history, trail maps, details of activities or to make reservations.