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CWD Check Station Locations

Successful firearm hunters must take their deer either whole or field-dressed to a designated firearm deer check station on the same day it was harvested during the first and second Firearm Deer Seasons between the hours of 8am-8pm. Locations are listed below.

CountySiteExact Location
1. BooneBoone Co. Fairgrounds, 8847 IL-76, Belvidere, IL 61008Boone Co. Location
2. CarrollMississippi Palisades State Park, 16327A IL-84, Savanna, IL 61074Carroll Co. Location
3. DeKalbShabbona Lake State Park, 4201 Shabbona Grove Rd, Shabbona, IL 60550DeKalb Co. Location
4. GrundyGebhard Woods State Park, 401 Ottawa St, Morris, IL 60450Grundy Co. Location
5. JoDaviessElizabeth Community Buildling, 402 West St, Elizabeth, IL 61028JoDaviess Co. Location
6. KankakeeKankakee River State Park Visitor Center, 5314 W. Rt. 102, Bourbonnais, IL 60914Kankakee Co. Location
7. KendallSilver Springs State Park, 13608 Fox Rd, Yorkville, IL 60560Kendall Co. Location
8. LaSalleBuffalo Rock State Park, 1300 North 27th Rd, Ottawa, IL 61350LaSalle Co. Location
9. LivingstonPontiac Sportsman's Club, 18663 4H Park Rd Pontiac, IL 61764Livingston Co. Location
10. McHenryVolo Bog State Natural Area, 28478 Brandenburg Rd, Ingleside, IL 60041McHenry Co. Location
11. OgleCastle Rock State Park, 1365 W. Castle Rd. Oregon, IL 61061Ogle Co. Location
12. StephensonStephenson Co. Fairgrounds, 2250 S Walnut Rd, Freeport, IL 61032Stephenson Co. Location
13. WillDes Plaines Game Propogation Center, 30550 S Boathouse Rd, Wilmington, IL 60481Will Co. Location
14. WinnebagoRock Cut State Park, 7318 Harlem Rd. Loves Park, IL 61111Winnebago Co. Location
*KaneUse Boone, DeKalb, Kendall or McHenry Co. Check StationsSee above