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Giant City State Park Lodge
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member trailhound1
N 37° 35.555 W 089° 11.006
16S E 307232 N 4162854
Quick Description: This is the Giant City Lodge in Giant City State Park near Makanda, IL and only a few short mile south of Carbondale. The CCC built this beautiful lodge back in the 1930's.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 10/4/2010 9:21:16 PM
Waymark Code: WM9WBH
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenit
Views: 5

Long Description:
Giant City State Park, in southern Illinois, is nestled in the Shawnee National Forest, just minutes south of Carbondale, Illinois. The park has grown to encompass 4,000 acres and includes the 110-acre Fern Rocks Nature Preserve. A Visitor Center was built in 1999 and features interpretive displays on the geology, plants, animals, and history of the park.
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