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The natural loveliness at this primitive campground is nice; getting to this primitive campground can be quite challenging, but it's well worth it.
It's unhealthy to be inside all the time; you have to get out every now and then, and Big Oak Campground in Illinois is just what you need. Big Oak Campground is a primitive camp ground which of course means that there are a small number of amenities. Primitive campgrounds like these is a wonderful way to get out in the fresh air. So much fun stuff close to Big Oak Campground, and what a great location for camping it is.
The good local attractions and so many things to do are sure to keep you coming back time and again. This
    segment of Illinois has a great deal of outdoors activities available.
Big Oak Campground is a top pick campground with the folks of Murphysboro. There's so many things to do at Big Oak Campground including whitewater paddling,
 swimming, playing golf, and fishing, so you won’t run out of things to do.
A beautiful lake like Carbon Lake in the neighborhood of Big Oak Campground is a glorious place to take a look at, and an afternoon playing golf at Midland Hills Golf Course is always a diversion. Trail of Tears State Park is a wonderful location to go if you're at Big Oak Campground, and you'll meet a lot of folks from Carbondale here. This campground is always a delight. Jones Quarry Creek is a scenic stream that is worth visiting. The wonderful marina of Kinkaid Village Marina Boat is a good locality to leave dry land behind. Golf can be played at Jackson Country Club; if you have a boat, Little Grassy Lake Campground
& Marina is a magnificent marina. What a site this is for outdoors people. Stone Creek Golf Club & Resort is a golf course in the vicinity of Big Oak Campground.  

Americas Best Value Inn, Murphysboro

3 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn And Suites Carbondale, Carbondale

13 miles away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, Carbondale

13 miles away
Super 8 Carbondale, Carbondale

13 miles away

Other campgrounds near Big Oak Campground, Illinois:

   Lake Murphysboro State Park, Murphysboro, 0 miles away
   Shady Rest Campground, Jackson County, 0 miles away
   Water Lily Campground, Jackson County, 1 miles away
   Kincaid Lake Marina, Oraville, 2 miles away
   US Forest Services Ranger Station, Murphysboro, 2 miles away
   Sharp Rock Falls Rec, Ava, 5 miles away
   Turkey Bayou Campground, Jackson County, 6 miles away
   Gum Ridge Trailhead, Ava, 9 miles away
   Shawnee National Forest - Johnson Creek Campground, Jacob, 10 miles away
   Johnson Creek, Jacob, 10 miles away

Marinas near Big Oak Campground, Illinois:

   Kinkaid Village Marina, Murphysboro, 2 miles away

   Little Grassy Lake Campground & Marina, Makanda, 18 miles away

Paddling Rivers Near Big Oak Campground, Illinois:

   Piney Branch River, Jackson & Randolph County, 18 miles away
      Class III-IV - 2 miles long (Piney Creek Ravine)

   Little Grassy Creek, Williamson County, 18 miles away
      Class II-IV - 0.2 miles long (Play Section)

Public Lands near Big Oak Campground, Illinois:

   Trail of Tears State Park, Missouri, 17 miles away

Golf Courses Near Big Oak Campground, Illinois:

   Jackson Country Club, Murphysboro, 7 miles away

   Midland Hills Golf Course, Makanda, 12 miles away

   Stone Creek Golf Club & Resort, Makanda, 14 miles away

   Red Hawk Country Club, Tamaroa, 18 miles away

   Southwestern Lakes Country Club, Percy, 19 miles away

Lakes Near Big Oak Campground, Illinois:

   Carbon Lake, Jackson County, 3 miles away

   Kinkaid Lake, Jackson County, 5 miles away

   Cedar Lake, Jackson County, 10 miles away

   Crab Orchard Lake, Williamson County, 16 miles away

Current weather conditions and forecast for Big Oak Campground, Illinois
Local climate location: SPARTA 16 miles away

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