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Lake of Egypt

11543 Lake of Egypt Road
Marion, IL 62959
(618) 964-1448

Sunday 12:00am - 11:59pm
Monday 12:00am - 11:59pm
Tuesday 12:00am - 11:59pm
Wednesday 12:00am - 11:59pm
Thursday 12:00am - 11:59pm
Friday 12:00am - 11:59pm
Saturday 12:00am - 11:59pm
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Lake of Egypt is a privately owned reservoir located six miles south of Marion, Illinois and covers 2,300 acres with 90 miles of shoreline. The lake has an average depth of 18 feet. The lake is owned by the Southern Illinois Power Cooperative (SIPC), who created the impoundment in 1962, by damming the South fork of the Saline River, to supply cooling water for a coal-burning electric power plant.