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PARKS & WILDLIFE

Beautiful parks and abundant recreation opportunities, two of the best-known qualities of Southernmost Illinois, come together to provide an endless assortment of landscapes, trails, campsites, shorelines, and educational centers.

Photo of Lake Glendale Recreation Area
Lake Glendale Recreation Area
Home Highway 145, north of Dixon Springs Dixon Springs IL Pope County Website: website
Photo of Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Home Phone: 217-782-7454 Website: Website
Photo of Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour – Zip lines
Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour – Zip lines
Home 635 Robinson Hill Rd Makanda IL Jackson County Home Phone: 855-386-9477 Website: Website
Photo of Horseshoe Lake Conservation Area
Horseshoe Lake Conservation Area
Home off Highway 3, north of Cairo Olive Branch IL Alexander County Home Phone: 618-776-5691 Website: Website
Photo of River to River Trail
River to River Trail
Home Across Southernmost Illinois Home Phone: 618-252-6789 Website: Website
Photo of Williams Hill Pass OHV Park & Campground
Williams Hill Pass OHV Park & Campground
Work 1935 Peak Road Saline Harrisburg IL 62946 United States Website: Website
Photo of Lake Murphysboro State Park
Lake Murphysboro State Park
Home 52 Cinder Hill Dr Murphsyboro IL Jackson County Home Phone: 618-684-2867 Website: Website
Photo of The Confluence of Ohio & Mississippi Rivers
The Confluence of Ohio & Mississippi Rivers
Home Ft. Defiance Park Cairo IL Alexander County
Photo of Giant City State Park and Campground
Giant City State Park and Campground
Home 235 Giant City Road Makanda IL Union County Home Phone: 618-457-4836 Website: Website
Photo of Dixon Springs State Park
Dixon Springs State Park
Home West on Highway 146 Golconda IL Pope County Home Phone: 618-949-3394 Website: Website
Photo of Cave-In-Rock State Park Lodge & Cabins
Cave-In-Rock State Park Lodge & Cabins
Home 1 New State Park Rd Cave-In-Rock IL Hardin County Home Phone: 618-289-4545 Website: Website
Photo of Tunnel Hill State Trail
Tunnel Hill State Trail
Home Highway 146 Vienna IL Johnson County Home Phone: 618-658-2168 Website: Website
Photo of Shawnee National Forest
Shawnee National Forest
Home 50 Hwy. 145 S Harrisburg IL Saline County Home Phone: 618-253-7114 Website: Website
Photo of Tower Rock Recreation Area
Tower Rock Recreation Area
Home 4 miles east of Elizabethtown, Highway 146 east to Tower Rock Road, turn east onto Tower rock road Elizabethtown IL Hardin County Home Phone: 618-287-2201 Website: website
Photo of Rim Rock/Pounds Hollow Recreation Area
Rim Rock/Pounds Hollow Recreation Area
Home Karbers Ridge Road, off Highway 1 southeast Kabers Ridge IL Hardin County Home Phone: 618-253-7114 Website: Website
Photo of Cypress Creek Nat. Wildlife Refuge
Cypress Creek Nat. Wildlife Refuge
Home 0137 Rustic Campus Dr. Ullin IL Pulaski County Home Phone: 618-634-2231 Website: Website
Photo of Sahara Woods State Fish & Wildlife Area
Sahara Woods State Fish & Wildlife Area
Work 38-2098 Glen Jones Road Saline Equality IL 62934 United States Website: website
Photo of Pomona Natural Bridge
Pomona Natural Bridge
Home Natural Bridge Road Pamona IL Jackson County Home Phone: 800-669-6637 Website: Website
Photo of Garden of the Gods Recreation Area
Garden of the Gods Recreation Area
Home off Karbers Ridge Road, approximately 20 miles southeast of Harrisburg Elizabethtown IL Hardin County Home Phone: 618-253-7114Home Phone: 618-658-2111 Website: Website
Photo of George Rogers Clark Discovery Trail
George Rogers Clark Discovery Trail
Home Fort Massac State Park Metropolis IL Massac County Home Phone: 618-524-4712 Website: Website
Photo of White Crane Canoe rentals
White Crane Canoe rentals
Home 1540 WildCat Bluff Rd Vienna IL Johnson County Home Phone: 618-201-4090 Website: Website
Photo of Oakwood Bottoms/Greentree Reservoir
Oakwood Bottoms/Greentree Reservoir
Home From Murphysboro – Highway 149 West to Highway 3, South on Highway 3 Gorham IL Jackson County Home Phone: 800-669-6637 Website: Website
Photo of Timber Ridge Outpost and Cabins
Timber Ridge Outpost and Cabins
Home RR2 Box 34a Elizabethtown IL Hardin County Home Phone: 618-264-9091 Website: Website
Photo of Cave-in-Rock State Park
Cave-in-Rock State Park
Home 1 New State Park Road Cave-in-Rock IL Hardin County Home Phone: 618-289-4545 Website: Website
Photo of Outback Recreations
Outback Recreations
Home Rt. 2 Box 145B Golconda IL Pope County Home Phone: 618-949-3983 Website: Website
Photo of War Bluff Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
War Bluff Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
Home R.R. 1 Box 216A Golconda IL Pope County Home Phone: 618-683-2222 Website: Website
Photo of Union County State Fish and Wildlife Area
Union County State Fish and Wildlife Area
Home 2755 Refuge Road, off Highway 3 Jonesboro IL Union County Home Phone: 618-833-5175 Website: website
Photo of Fort Massac State Park
Fort Massac State Park
Home 1308 East 5th Street Metropolis IL Massac County Home Phone: 618-524-4712 Website: Website
Photo of LaRue-Pine Hills
LaRue-Pine Hills
Home Wolf Lake IL Union County Home Phone: 618-833-8576 Website: website
Photo of Cache River State Natural Area
Cache River State Natural Area
Home 930 Sunflower Lane, off Highway 37 Belknap IL Johnson County Home Phone: 618-634-9678 Website: Website
Photo of Trail of Tears State Forest
Trail of Tears State Forest
Home 3240 State Forest Road, off Highway 127 Jonesboro IL Union County Home Phone: 618-833-4910 Website: Website
Photo of Ferne Clyffe State Park
Ferne Clyffe State Park
Home Off Highway 37 Goreville IL Johnson County Home Phone: 618-995-2411 Website: Website
Photo of Illinois Iron Furnace
Illinois Iron Furnace
Home North of Elizabethtown Elizabethtown IL Hardin County Home Phone: 618-658-2111 Website: Website
Photo of Giant City Lodge
Giant City Lodge
Home 460 Giant City Lodge Road Makanda IL Union County Home Phone: 618-457-4921 Website: Website
Photo of Ft. Defiance Camping & RV Park
Ft. Defiance Camping & RV Park
Home Cairo IL Alexander County Home Phone: 618-734-9344
Photo of Millstone Bluff
Millstone Bluff
Home off Highway 147 near Robbs Robbs IL Pope County Home Phone: 618-253-7114
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