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Address: Lake Shelbyville, Findlay, IL
Phone Number: 217-756-3456
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Activities: Golfing, Fishing

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Camping nice

Went on a Friday night without reservations and there was many sites open. You can make reservations on line but it has to be three days in advance. The campsites were very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Went on a Friday night without reservations and there was many sites open. You can make reservations on line but it has to be three days in advance. The campsites were very clean. There are a campsite that has electrical and water hook up that are partially shaded. There is a tent site that is more wooded. Very pretty area.... More 

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Columbia,IL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We had been told this was a good place to hike. The problem we are here and it is raining too hard to enjoy the trails. We have to come back on a day of sun. The trail maps are laid out well.

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Litchfield, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

went on the spur of the moment on the 4th of july, didnt think we were goin to get a spot, but they had plenty of sites. the hosts were extremely nice and helpful. told us they always have a couple spots for last minute campers. well kept park, shady and quit . think they have at least 135 spots.... More 

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

We were unaware that the Eagle Creek resort was closed due to extensive renovations. We were not allowed to walk on the property which was disappointing. There are three short hiking trails that must be reached from the campground that is at the entrance to the park. We chose to walk the High Bluffs trail. Beautiful scenery that takes you... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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58 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We participated in the 2013 MOGA Mega-Event in Lake Shelbyville, IL. While the activity itself was not in Eagle Creek State Park, there are a number of Geocaches in the area, including one at the Conservation building. The grounds are beautifully maintained and the staff is friendly. There is a little hands-on exhibit room that's great for little kids to... More 

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Shelbyville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

Not a whole lot todo since the hotel is closed down unless you play golf, which i dont do the only other thing to do is camp and use of the boat launch which we dont have a boat either, so just dont go there very often

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Lincoln, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

It is on a Lake, offers swimming, boating and there is a really good golf course by the park. The park is large and well maintained.

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Decatur, Illinois
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36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

This is a lovely park to go to if you want to camp, fish, hike or play a round of golf. Plenty of room for the kids to run and the dogs to play.

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