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As expected it may be tough to get to a primitive campground such as Duck Bay Campground, but it's worth the effort. There aren't a lot of amenities at Duck Bay Campground since it is a primitive campground. Natural splendor surrounds this primitive campground, and experience nature in Illinois at its best at a primitive campground such as this one. Such a nice pick of attractions and all the outdoors recreation will positively have you coming back many times. As if Duck Bay Campground wasn't sufficient, you can also go hiking, swimming, fishing, whitewater paddling, and playing golf, so you wonít run out of things to do.
Everybody should go camping now and then; Duck Bay Campground,
    Illinois is a great location for getting out.
Lots of people pick this campground so they can go to Shawnee National Forest. Duck Bay Campground is a campground reasonably often visited by the people from Simpson.
At Duck
 Bay Campground amusing stuff to do is bountiful; when you are here for a while you will feel completely regenerated.
A visit to Illinois is not complete without some camping. Nearby there is a perfect 4-mile-from-beginning-to-end class III whitewater sweep, the Bridge to Lusk Creek segment of Bear Branch. If by chance you donít want to risk getting drenched this sweep of Bear Branch is probably not for you. For your wellbeing you have to always check restrictions in advance of going whitewater rafting and kayaking. Shawnee National Forest is a fine site to go if you're at Duck Bay Campground, and close by you locate the River to River Trail which is a pleasant hiking trail. During your tour
to Duck Bay Campground you'll meet some folks from Simpson for sure. The striking marina of Egyptian Hills Marina is a splendid spot to leave dry land behind.  

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Other campgrounds near Duck Bay Campground, Illinois:

   Oak Point Campground, Pope County, 0 miles away
   Dixon Springs State Park, Simpson, 2 miles away
   Jackson Falls, Simpson, 6 miles away
   Redbud Campground, Pope County, 6 miles away
   Redbud - Bell Smith Springs, Eddyville, 6 miles away
   A Bay Creek Ranch Campground, Simpson, 7 miles away
   Bear Branch Campground, Eddyville, 7 miles away
   Teal Pond Campground, Pope County, 7 miles away
   Ondessonk Camp, Ozark, 10 miles away
   Steamboat Hill Campground, Pope County, 12 miles away

Marinas near Duck Bay Campground, Illinois:

   Golconda Marina, Golconda, 12 miles away

   Egyptian Hills Marina, Creal Springs, 19 miles away

Paddling Rivers Near Duck Bay Campground, Illinois:

   Bear Branch, Pope County, 8 miles away
      Class III - 4 miles long (Bridge to Lusk Creek)

   Lusk Creek, Pope County County, 11 miles away
      Class I-III - 4.5 miles long (Lusk Creek Canyon)

Public Lands near Duck Bay Campground, Illinois:

   Shawnee National Forest, Illinois, 14 miles away

   Kentucky Dam Village State Park, Kentucky, 33 miles away

Trails near Duck Bay Campground, Illinois:

   River to River Trail, Pope County, 4 miles away

   River to River Trail, Pope County, 10 miles away

Golf Courses Near Duck Bay Campground, Illinois:

   Lake of Egypt Country Club, Marion, 17 miles away

   Paxton Park Golf Course, Paducah, 19 miles away

Lakes Near Duck Bay Campground, Illinois:

   Lake Glendale, Pope County, 1 miles away

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Local climate location: MARION 8 miles away

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