The Northern Illinois Offshore Club, Inc.
Promoting safe boating on the Northern Illinois waterways
Our anchor is set in Fox Lake Illinois. Our boating is primarily based on the
Chain O' Lakes and Lake Michigan waterways.
Monthly meetings are held the
first Wednesday of the month
January - November
Hosting On-Water Events The Entire Boating Season!
May Loop The Lakes
July Thunder Run
October River Shiver
More Than A Boat Club -There is always something to do!!
Don't forget our land events! We host many other events
during non-boating season: Coordinated Snowmobile trip,
Chili-Cook Off, Twilight Bowling,
IceBreaker Party, Golfing, Tours, and Holiday Parties!
And in between all that we try to attend all of the local poker runs.
And let us not forget to mention the coordinated
Lake Of The Ozarks and Key West Florida trips.
Check out our Calendar Page for updates on all the NIOC EVENTS!
Safe Boating Is Our Goal
We encourage members to abide by recognized
boating traditions, etiquette and local regulations.
A high amateur standard of skill in the handling and
navigation of powerboats is our goal. Proof of boat
insurance is mandatory for every NIOC on-water event.