Other Services

Brokerage, Canvas, Commissioning, Control Systems, Dealership, Diesel Engine, Electrical, Electronic Equipment, Engine Cooling/Heat Transfer, Engine Parts, Exhaust Systems, Fueling Systems, General Services, Inboard Engine, Inboard/Outboard Engine, Marina, Navigation Equipment, Outboard Motor, Propellers, Vinyl


Ben Watts Marina was opened in 1954 by our name sake and founder by renting small fishing boats. Today, the marina is still owned and operated by his 3rd and 4th generations and has grown into a full service marina on 17 acres of property. During the summer season, we have over 300 slips, on land and dry storage, and also In & Out service. Both inside and outside storage are available during the winter months in addition to shrink wrapping, bottom washing, and winterization. Our new boat showroom houses the latest models of Ranger Fishing Boats and SilverWave Pontoons. We are dealers for Evinrude and Mercury engines, and Power Pole shallow water anchor systems. We have a wide variety of Pre-owned boats to offer as well. Our service department employs master certified technicians and our parts department has an extensive stock of all OEM Mercury, Mercruiser, and Evinrude/Johnson parts. Our Launch ramp is open to the public and is the best on the chain with easy access, and employees that go the extra mile to make sure you have all the help you need. Chain o' Lakes Waterway Stickers are available for sale in our store for your convenience. Our experienced and factory certified marine technicians will keep your boat in top condition and functionality. We use the latest diagnostic technology to provide high-quality service and quick turnaround. Employees are knowledgeable, friendly and willing to go above and beyond to assist you in anything you need while you're here! - Drive Alignments - Fuel System Services - Cooling Systems - Summerize & Winterize - Prop Repair - Electrical Systems - Fleet Maintenance - Engine Work - Skeg/Lower Unit Repair - Complete Engine Diagnostics - Seasonal Boat Slips - Runability Issues - Tune-ups - Oil Changes - Vinyl Repair & Restoration - Canvas & Covers - Steering Systems - Depth/Fish Finder Systems


116 S Route 12, Fox Lake, IL 60020