Morrison-Rockwood State Park, IL

A trip to pictureesque Morrison-Rockwood State Park offers many memorable experiences. Once inside, choose from a variety of recreational opportunities. Beautiful Lake Carlton, a stream-fed reservoir is one of Illinois top fisheries. Muskie, Walley, Catfish, Bluegill & Crappie...
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Sat Apr 18 2015   Later Dates

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* A responsible adult (18 years of age or older) from the camping party must register for the party and thereby acknowledge compliance with the rules and regulations of the park for the party. * At least one responsible adult must accompany each group of 15 minors. * Special camping rate reduction apply to Illinois residents Monday through Thursday. * Group size and number of vehicles cannot exceed the established maximums. ** The maximum length of camping stay from May 1 through September 30 is 14 days in any 30 day period. Responsible use of alcohol is permitted in the park and campground. * All pets must be leashed at all times. Pet owners are responsible for their animal's waste and must dispose of it properly. * All visitors are required to leave the park at or before 10:00PM * Groups of 25 or more people are required in advance to register with park office and obtain a site Activity Permit. * Firewood Ban: It is illegal to bring or possess on IDNR properties any firewood from out of state or from a quarantine area or adjacent counties where wood exportaion or movement has been prohibited be Stare of Federal Law. *For specific park information or questions regarding your reservation, please call the Park Office at 815-772-4708
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 36 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 36 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 40 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 36 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 40 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 36 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 30 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 30 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 36 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 30 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 40 Pull-Through
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 30 Back-In
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Morrison-Rockwood State Park Standard 4 36 Back-In
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** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
Overview

Description

A trip to pictureesque Morrison-Rockwood State Park offers many memorable experiences. Once inside, choose from a variety of recreational opportunities. Beautiful Lake Carlton, a stream-fed reservoir is one of Illinois top fisheries. Muskie, Walley, Catfish, Bluegill & Crappie are just some of the fish caught at Lake Carlton. From mid April to mid October we offer a Boat Rental / Bait Sales with a full service resturant. The site offers over 14 miles of Equestrian trails and over 4 miles of Hiking Trails. We have a two lane boat ramp for anyone wishing to bring a boat . We offer several picnic areas with picnic tables and grills for your use. The site has 92 Class "A" campsites that are primarily wooded. The campground has playground equipment for the kids and a shower facility as well. Opened in 1971 the 1150 acre site is one of Illinois best kept secrets.

Booking Window
Mon Oct 27 2014 - Sat Apr 18 2015

Reservations must be made 7 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 180 Days(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Thu May 01 2014 Fri Oct 31 2014
Non Peak Sat Nov 01 2014 Wed Dec 31 2014
Non Peak Thu Jan 01 2015 Thu Apr 30 2015
Peak Fri May 01 2015 Sat Oct 31 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Archery
  • BATHHOUSE
  • BOAT RAMP
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Boating, Canoeing
  • Boating, Kayaking
  • Boating, Pedal
  • Campground Host
  • Camping, Equestrian
  • Camping, Improved Site
  • Canoe Rental
  • Canoeing
  • Dock, Boat
  • Dock, Fishing
  • Dump Station, Camper
  • Fire Rings
  • Fishing
  • Fishing, Park Lake
  • Fishing, Pier
  • Fishing, Reservoir
  • Grills
  • Handicap Sites
  • Hiking - Moderate
  • Hiking Trail
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Horseshoes
  • Hunting
  • Kayak Rentals
  • Kiosk
  • Marina
  • Moorage
  • Office/Ranger Station
  • PIER, FISHING
  • Paddle Boat Rentals
  • Paddle Boating
  • Park Lake
  • Parking
  • Pay Telephone
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Pavilion
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Powerboating
  • RENTALS, BICYCLES
  • Rentals, Boat, Motorized
  • Rentals, Boat, Pedal
  • Rentals, Boats, Canoe
  • Restrooms
  • Retail, Bait & Tackle
  • Retail, Drinks
  • Retail, Firewood
  • Retail, Ice
  • Retail, Seasonal Concessions
  • Shelters
  • Showers
  • Toilet, Pit/Vault
  • Trails, Easy Hiking/Walking
  • Trails, Equestrian
  • Trails, Moderate Hiking
  • Volleyball
  • Volleyball Net
  • Walking
  • Water Access, Park Lake
  • Water, Drinking
  • Wildflower Viewing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Antiquing
  • Area attraction
  • Ball Field
  • Bicycling
  • Cash Machine/Atm
  • Church
  • Dining
  • Emergency Services
  • Field Sports/Activities
  • First Aid Supplies
  • Fuel, Vehicles
  • Golf
  • Golfing
  • Grocery Store
  • Hospital
  • Laundry
  • Newspapers
  • Orchard/Produce Farm
  • Propane
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Town
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Airport
  • Aquarium Display
  • Car Rentals
  • Cave Exploring/Spelunking
  • Maintenance, RV/Camper
  • Motel
  • Winery Tours
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Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

CANCELLATION POLICY:

CAMPSITES, CABINS:
Cancellations made prior to the minimum booking window for the facility will be provided a full refund minus the non-refundable $5.00 reservation fee. Cancellations made inside the minimum reservation window, but prior to arrival, will be charged the first nights campsite or cabin use fee as well as the $5.00 reservation fee. All remaining funds will be refunded.

Cancellations (or early departures) made after the scheduled arrival date will be charged for the nights that have passed (or the minimum stay requirement, whichever is greater), plus one additional nights campground or cabin use fee and the $5.00 reservation fee. Any remaining funds will be refunded.

No-shows will be charged the full amount of the campsite/cabin reservation fee and the $5.00 reservation fee, without refund.

SHELTERS: The reservation fee for Shelters is $25 for each day the shelter is reserved. All Shelter fees are non-refundable unless the area is closed by the Department. Upon vacating the site, shelter users are required to remove all personal belongings and place all trash in the appropriate receptacles located at the site. Failure to clean up the area after you leave will result in a disposal fee of $50. Failure to pay the disposal fee will result in denial of future reservations until the fee is paid in full.
Shelter Rentals: Shelter rentals are for day use only, not overnight stays.


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
May 01 2014 -
Oct 31 2014
Standard $20.00-$30.00
Non Peak Season
Nov 01 2014 -
Dec 31 2014
Standard $20.00
Non Peak Season
Jan 01 2015 -
Apr 30 2015
Standard $20.00
Peak Season
May 01 2015 -
Oct 31 2015
Standard $20.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
41.84722, -89.96139
41°50'50"N, 89°57'41"W

Locatied 3 miles north of Morrison, 2 miles from state hwy RT 78 Signs on RT 78 will direct you to the site. From I - 88 east or west take the Morrison / Prophetstown exit 36 north on RT 78 to Morrison and follow the signs
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Morrison-Rockwood State Park
18750 Lake Road
Morrison  IL  61270

Phone Number:

Project Office: (815)772-4708
Additional Information