Oak Point Campground

Shawnee National Forest

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Lake Road
Golconda, IL 62938
618-658-2111
618-253-7114
Official Website

GPS: 37.4153, -88.6666

Last Price Paid: $22
Number of Sites: 93
Elevation: 440 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
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2 reviews
Days stayed: 1

lmiller26 would stay here again

“Beautiful campground with friendly people ”

Reviewed Jan 04, 2018

Overall Rating

Stayed here one night in October on an RV trip from Alabama to Iowa. We got here after dark and there was one site left. Other people at the campground were helpful and one person guided us to the one remaining site when we arrived. The next morning walking around we saw the campground was lovely and peaceful even when full of people. ... more

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sodyot

32 Winnebago Brave
11 reviews
Nightly rate: $22
Days stayed: 1
“spacious and pleasant”

Reviewed May 07, 2017

Overall Rating

Well-spaced sites with lots of trees. Would have loved to hike around the lake but we were only stopping for the night. Could have easily spent several days here. The drive in to the campground was beautiful. Not too busy in mid-April - good place to practice walking the cat on a harness/leash - see pic.

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Jen and Q
Livingston, TX
27 Airstream Flying Cloud Twin
2012 Ford F-250
152 reviews
Nightly rate: $22
Days stayed: 14
Site Number: 23

Jen and Q would stay here again

“Fall Colors, oh my!”

Reviewed May 05, 2015

Overall Rating

I have been here only in fall season. Not sure if you can reserve sites, but I have always come during the off-season and haven't had problem finding a spot w/o reservations. A few of the sites have water views but all of the sites are close to Lake Glendale. I really enjoy this campground as many of sites are spacious, shady and wh... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • 20 Amp
  • dry camping
  • Partial Hookups
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • dump station
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
  • water available
Pets:
  • pets

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