Shawnee Hills Wine Trail In the heart of the Shawnee National Forest lies the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, Illinois` first and most award-winning trail. Eleven unique, family owned and operated, wineries offer a diverse selection of nationally and internationally acclaimed wines for your enjoyment.
Southern Illinois Wine Trail Sip, savor, and relax on the Southern Illinois Wine Trail. Find tranquility, adventure, country farms and tasting rooms. Spend the day with us, you’ll want to return again. Located in the Shawnee hills American Viticultural Area. For travel and lodging information call 800-248-4373.
Shawnee National Forest The Shawnee National Forest is famed for its awesome Garden of the Gods, and is home to the Rim Rock Recreational Trail. Hikers are greeted by magnificent jutting walls of rock covered with emerald-green moss, and paths that meander through canyons under the forest canopy on over 400 miles of trails. Nestled between the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, the stunning Shawnee National Forest landscape features rolling hills, lakes, creeks and rugged bluffs.
Cache River Auto Tour Cache River Wetlands is a rich and diverse area that provides habitat for many unique and fascinating plants and animals. It is a place to enjoy hiking, birding, kayaking and canoeing, hunting, fishing, photography and learning about the natural world. One could spend a lifetime exploring this gem – but, if you only have a weekend, or even a few hours, the Cache River Auto Tour is designed to showcase the area’s highlights and whet your appetite for a return visit!