Monticello offers many of the high-quality entertainment and social highlights of a big city without overwhelming visitors. Community events abound, and the nightlife scene is centered around the biggest attraction of all: the lake itself!
Lake Shafer and Lake Freeman just 2 hours south of Chicago, 90 Minutes north of Indianapolis in Indiana. Indiana Beach is on Lake Shafer. 2 campgrounds, 3 golf courses near both lakes. Jet skis, swimming, boat docks, power boats are permitted on both lakes. Depth of lakes varie up to 30'. City of Monticello (quaint resort town) is situated between both lakes Freeman and Shafer.