Campsites and RV Parks in Illinois

Illinois was recognized as a state, by the United States of America in 1818. Although Illinois has had a turbulent history, today it is without doubt a land of diversity and prosperity. Bulls and Bears rein supreme in the sporting arenas of Chicago. Live theatre, museums and daytimes favorite talk show can all be found in Illinois. Outdoor activities are found throughout Illinois year-round. Visitors and residents can always find something to do in Illinois.

Illinois was also home to President Abraham Lincoln and his wife Mary Todd Lincoln. It was here that this great leader began his career in politics. After trying his hand a several different jobs, Lincoln ran for the Illinois Senate seat. He lost. However, the election and debate he participated in caught the attention of the Republican National Party and he was soon nominated and elected as President of the United States.

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The camping season is generally the first weekend in April through the last weekend in October each year as weather permits. Advanced notices of opening dates and closures will be posted on Illiniwek's Facebook page as soon as practicable. Illiniwek Forest Preserve offers family friendly campsites, trails, fishing and scenic views of the Mississippi River. This 174 acre park allows for an assortment of activities and adventures.

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