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There are of course restrooms at this campground. Time to get out and breathe some fresh air; Bear Creek in Illinois is a good site to go. Bear Creek is a very popular campground with people of Canton.
A number of people stay here to go to nearby Wakonda State Park. So many local attractions and such a large number of things to do are delightful motives to come. The caring folks working here and the magnificent quality of everything here beat anything.
Some of the things you can do here at Bear Creek are whitewater paddling, swimming, playing golf, and fishing, so perhaps you want to stay a bit.
    So many fun things right next door to Bear Creek; you always have a good time when you're here. Camping in Illinois is such a fun activity.
In the event that you're looking for a class II-IV whitewater stretch to raft, you're
 in luck; the Parker Heights Entrance at 5th St to Bob Bangart Park section is a good 1-mile-from-start-to-finish piece of Cedar Creek. This section of Cedar Creek is good for those with a bit of whitewater paddling skill. Don't go whitewater paddling ahead of first checking the latest conditions; it's risky stuff. Battle of Athens State Park is a great site; Corner Slough is an attention-grabbing swamp close to Bear Creek. Cedar Crest Country Club is a golf course near Bear Creek, and if you're looking for some flowing water? Try Bear Creek. This is a splendid campground. Near Bear Creek you discover a golf course called Westview Golf Course; for all you boaters, Art Keller Marina is  
a perfect marina in the vicinity. A good spot to bowl in close proximity to Bear Creek is Pal Bowl; since you're here you can play some golf at Elks Fairview Golf Course.  

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Other campgrounds near Bear Creek, Illinois:

   Mississippi Riverfront Park, Canton, 3 miles away
   Canton City River Park, Canton, 3 miles away
   City Of Canton Mississippi Park, Canton, 3 miles away
   Sunnyside School Access, Canton, 5 miles away
   Wakonda State Park - Boulder Lake, La Grange, 6 miles away
   Wakonda State Park - Wakonda Lake, La Grange, 7 miles away
   Fenway Landing, Canton, 7 miles away
   Bear Creek - Coe - Lock and Dam 21, Quincy, 8 miles away
   Buck and Doe Run Camp, Canton, 8 miles away
   Driftwood Campground, Quincy, 9 miles away

Marinas near Bear Creek, Illinois:

   Art Keller Marina, Quincy, 10 miles away

Paddling Rivers Near Bear Creek, Illinois:

   Cedar Creek, Adams County, 10 miles away
      Class II-IV - 1 miles long (Parker Heights Entrance at 5th St to Bob Bangart Park)

   Bear Creek, Adams County, 10 miles away
      Class I-II - 4.5 miles long (CR900E to Highway 96)

   North River, Marion County, 21 miles away
      Class I(II) - 17 miles long (Mo. County Road 530 to Highway 61 bridge)

   Fall Creek, Adams County, 21 miles away
      Class I-IV - 2 miles long (End of Gorge Trail to Parking Lot)

Public Lands near Bear Creek, Illinois:

   Wakonda State Park, Missouri, 6 miles away

   Battle of Athens State Park, Missouri, 30 miles away

   Geode State Park, Iowa, 39 miles away

   Mark Twain State Park, Missouri, 39 miles away

Golf Courses Near Bear Creek, Illinois:

   Cedar Crest Country Club, Quincy, 11 miles away

   Westview Golf Course, Quincy, 14 miles away

   Elks Fairview Golf Course, Keokuk, 16 miles away

   Three Pines Golf Course, Ewing, 17 miles away

   Jackson Park Golf Course, Palmyra, 17 miles away

Lakes Near Bear Creek, Illinois:

   Lakeshore Hills Lake, Adams County, 18 miles away

Current weather conditions and forecast for Bear Creek, Illinois
Local climate location: KAHOKA 7 miles away

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