Caldwell Lily Pond in Lincoln Park
Hidden away at The Alfred Caldwell Lily Pond, located at the north end of Lincoln Park Zoo, is a peaceful little park. The park makes a perfect spot for nature or bird watching.
Ferne Clyffe – State Park
Rt.37, P.O. Box 10
Goreville, IL 62939
Located on Illinois Route 37, just one mile south of Goreville and 12 miles south of Marion, the 2,430-acre park is easily accessible from both I-57 and I-24. Camping, picnicking, hiking, hunting, fishing and sightseeing are also available at Ferne Clyffe.
Giant City – State Park
235 Giant City Road
Makanda, IL 62958
Climbing and rappelling are permitted at the park in two locations. The areas of Devil’s Standtable cliff and Shelter #1 bluff at the Makanda entrance are accessible to climbers, and ropes are permitted on these cliffs. Camping, camping and hiking are also available at the park.
Photos and more information at: dnr.state.il.us