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Forest Glen Preserve, Illinois

   

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AMENITIES:
Tent camping is available - Tent camping is also allowed on the River Ridge Back Pack Trail.
RV hookups are available - 28 RV hookups - We have 50/30/20 amp electrical service but no water or sewer hook-ups at individual sites.  Water is available throughout the campgrounds and 2 dump stations are on site.
Pets are allowed - Must be on a leash
Campfires are allowed - Firewood for sale. Firewood cannot be brought in from quarantine areas affected by the Emerald Ash Borer.
Grocery store nearby - Westville- 6 miles, Georgetown- 6 miles
No pool
No Game Room - Horse shoe pits
Restaurant(s) nearby - Nearby in Westville or Georgetown
 
    or wider variety in Danville
Nearby attractions - Vermilion County offers 15,000 acres of public land
Fishing - Ponds or river
Boating - Electric motors only
Activities for kids - Variety of summer camps (must RSVP),
 special events, leaf collecting hikes, hay rides
Playground - Not modern
No Cabins
Restrooms
Showers
Store - Essential items only
No Laundry Facilities
Picnic and Barbecue area is available
Electric power hookups are available
Tap Water

Activities: boating, fishing and hiking



Forest Glen Preserve offers many entertaining things to do and has a great campground. Illinois hospitality is abundant and nearby recreational attractions are abundant. If playing golf is your game, you have your choice of several courses all within 10 miles. There include Wolf Creek (east of Danville), Blue Needles (west of Catlin), Harrison Park (Danville),
 
and Turtle Run (north Danville). If canoeing or kayaking is your thing, 4 major rivers are close-by, including the Vermilion River at Forest Glen, the Salt Fork River, the North Fork River, and Illinois' only national scenic river, the Middle Fork.  



Forest Glen Preserve - Boating at Lake Vermillion




Forest Glen Preserve - Cabin 3




Forest Glen Preserve - Campgrounds

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Forest Glen Preserve - Canoeing

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Forest Glen Preserve - Fishing at Lake Mingo




Forest Glen Preserve - Hayride

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Forest Glen Preserve - Hiking

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Forest Glen Preserve - Tower




Forest Glen Preserve - Vermillion River


RATES, DATES, DISCOUNTS, PAYMENT METHODS:

Camping Rates:

$20/day (electric)
$15/day (non-electric)

Open all year.

8am-11pm (Memorial Day-Labor Day)
8am-10pm (May-October)
8am-8pm (April & November)
8am-4:30pm (Winter)
No reservations accepted, no discounts except 1 free camping day after 7 paid.



Holiday Inn Express & Suites DANVILLE, Danville

6 miles away
  
Hampton Inn - Suites Danville, Danville

6 miles away
  
BEST WESTERN Regency Inn, Danville

6 miles away
  
Red Roof Inn & Suites Danville, IL, Danville

6 miles away


Other campgrounds near Forest Glen Preserve, Illinois:

   Danville Mobile Homes Park, Danville, 6 miles away
      
   Cayuga Park Campground, Cayuga, 8 miles away
      
   Camp wildwood, Covington, 10 miles away
      
   Kickapoo State Recreation Area, Oakwood, 14 miles away
      
   Middle Fork State Fish and Wildlife Area, Oakwood, 14 miles away
      
   Sparkling Springs Lake Resort, Oakwood, 15 miles away
      
   Horseshoe Lakes RV Campground, Clinton, 19 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Forest Glen Preserve, Illinois:

   Big Shawnee Creek, Fountain County, 25 miles away
      Class II - 2.9 miles long (Highway 41 to 70 W Road)

   Mud Pine Creek, Warren County, 26 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 2.1 miles long (Briscoe Road to Big Pine Creek)

   Big Pine Creek, Warren County, 27 miles away
      Class II+(III) - 6.7 miles long (Rainsville to Twin Bridges)


Public Lands near Forest Glen Preserve, Illinois:

   Turkey Run State Park, Indiana, 25 miles away

   Shades State Park, Indiana, 35 miles away


Golf Courses Near Forest Glen Preserve, Illinois:

   Wolf Creek Golf Club, Danville, 5 miles away

   Back Nine Golf Course, Danville, 7 miles away

   Harrison Park Golf Course, Danville, 8 miles away

   Turtle Run Golf Club, Danville, 9 miles away

   Rivercrest Golf Club, Covington, 14 miles away


Lakes Near Forest Glen Preserve, Illinois:

   Lake Vermilion, Vermilion County, 10 miles away


Current weather conditions at Forest Glen Preserve, Illinois
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Local climate location: DANVILLE 12 miles away


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