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Winter Adventures and Winery Passport Program

Winter Adventures and Winery Passport Program

Winter is a great time to enjoy the slower, quieter side of Shawnee Forest country.  The cooler temperatures mean no bugs…

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Morel Mushrooms: An April Hunt and Harvest in Shawnee Forest Country

Morel Mushrooms: An April Hunt and Harvest in Shawnee Forest Country

Have you ever wondered where Morel mushrooms grow?  Morels grow throughout North America, and there are some fantastic hunting spots…

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Shawnee Hills Wine Trail – A Favorite Among Wine Lovers

Shawnee Hills Wine Trail – A Favorite Among Wine Lovers

Next Wine & Food Pairing Weekend: Cheese, not a solo act - March 7-8, 2020 We invite you to join…

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Adventures in Shawnee – Bring the Family Together Outside

Adventures in Shawnee – Bring the Family Together Outside

Fall in love with the Shawnee! Get the family back outside and take time to reconnect with nature and one…

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Zip, Skip & Sip!

Zip, Skip & Sip!

Shawnee Forest Country in Southernmost Illinois is home to a wide array of unique experiences, but perhaps none are as…

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It’s Peachy in Shawnee Forest Country

It’s Peachy in Shawnee Forest Country

August is National Peach Month and in Shawnee Forest Country of Southernmost Illinois the orchards, farmers markets, wineries, and restaurants…

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Shawnee Hills Ebike Rentals

Shawnee Hills Ebike Rentals

Shawnee Hills eBike Rentals gives your vacation or activity a whole new level of fun and excitement.   Now available - …

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Romantic Getaways

Romantic Getaways

Now that Christmas and New Year’s Eve are over it’s time to focus on another holiday popular this time of…

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New River To River Trail Guide

New River To River Trail Guide

The River to River Trail Society is pleased to announce the publication of its new official online guide to the…

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Shawnee Guided  Hiking Tours & Shuttle Service

Shawnee Guided Hiking Tours & Shuttle Service

On 210 Indian Kitchen Rd near Eddyville IL, adjacent to the Lusk Creek Wilderness Area and on past the Dead…

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Makanda: Gateway to Giant City and Outdoor Adventure

Makanda: Gateway to Giant City and Outdoor Adventure

With its breathtaking natural beauty and unlimited opportunities for outdoor recreation, a trip to Giant City State Park and the…

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Head for the Hills – an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise

Head for the Hills – an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise

Vistas of cornfields and soybeans are plentiful in Illinois, but head south toward the rolling hills of Shawnee Forest Country…

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Cache River Auto Tour

Cache River Auto Tour

When French Voyageurs first came upon the umber waters of the Cache more than 200 years ago, they named the river…

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