A 10 fee is required for camping. The observation trail features unique sandstone rock formations and panoramic views of the surrounding garden of the god wilderness.
One of the most photographed locations in the state garden of the gods scenic beauty is extraordinary.
Garden of the gods illinois camping. Garden of the gods camping the park and its campsites are open year round. This garden of the gods is right here in illinois no need to travel to colorado but you ll be equally awed by the wild rock formations that fill this recreation area and campground. Pharaoh s campground is ideal for visitors who want to enjoy garden of the gods camping because it s located in the garden of.
Pharaoh campground has 12 campsites all outfitted with fire pits picnic tables toilets and drinking water. In the recreation area you can hike camp nature watch or picnic. Trail of tears campground.
You ll see the scenery everywhere you look and if it piques your interest there are plenty of explanatory plaques along the hiking trails that meander through this natural rock garden. This is a plain vanilla forest service campground in the garden of the gods recreation area inside the shawnee national forest in southern illinois. Water is available at pump restrooms are pit toilets relatively new concrete structures very clean no dump station available.
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