Annual Boat Fees
|Type||Non Motorized||Trolling - 25 HP||26 - 50 HP|
|Non-Resident w/Highland Zip||$15||$50||$75|
|IL Resident w/out Highland zip||$20||$75||$100|
|Out of State||$125||$200||$500|
Daily Boating Fees
|Out of State||$15||$25||$35|
Weekend Boating Fees
|Out of State||$20||$30||$40|
All boats are required to have a City of Highland boat license with a 50 H.P. limit on engines. No other motor is permitted to be on the boat, no exceptions. A current Illinois watercraft identification card is required for motorized vessels. All permits may be purchased at City Hall between 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday through Friday and at the Highland Police Department on weekends.
Canoes and kayaks are no longer required to be titled/registered in Illinois, but must possess a City of Highland sticker to use Silver Lake and/or the Old City Resevoir.
Only Non-Motorized canoes & kayaks are permitted on the Old City Reservoir. NO Inflatable Type Boats/Rafts are permitted on any of City of Highland Lakes or Ponds.