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Nauvoo State Park, IL

The 148-acre park, on the south edge of Nauvoo along Illinois Route 96, includes a 13-acre lake with a mile-long shoreline. In addition to fishing, boating, camping and hiking, people return to these serene surroundings for the park's recreational features, its annual grape festival...
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Sun Mar 15 2015   Later Dates

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Alerts and Important Information
  • Shelter Reservations are non-refundable unless the area is closed by the Department, in this circumstance the Site Manager will contact you prior to your reservation date to cancel and issue your refund.
  • Shelter Reservations are non-refundable unless the area is closed by the Department, in this circumstance the Site Manager will contact you prior to your reservation date to cancel and issue your refund.
  • 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 reductions apply to Illinois residents only.
  • Group size and number of vehicles cannot exceed the established maximums.
  • The maximum length of camping stay is 14 nights.
  • All pets must be on leash.
  • For specific park information or questions regarding your reservation, please call the Park Office at 217-453-2512
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 45 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 48 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 44 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 47 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 44 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 40 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 43 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 44 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 46 Pull-Through
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    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 53 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 53 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 58 Pull-Through
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 50 Back-In
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 39 Back-In
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 37 Back-In
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 42 Pull-Through
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    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 46 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 44 Pull-Through
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    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 46 Pull-Through
    Electric Hookup Full Hookup - no
    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 46 Back-In
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    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 58 Back-In
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 54 Back-In
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    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 28 Back-In
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    Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 34 Back-In
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    Nauvoo State Park Standard 4 54 Pull-Through
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    Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
    ** 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

    The 148-acre park, on the south edge of Nauvoo along Illinois Route 96, includes a 13-acre lake with a mile-long shoreline. In addition to fishing, boating, camping and hiking, people return to these serene surroundings for the park's recreational features, its annual grape festival and to soak up the area's history. Local attractions consist of the Mormon Temple, LDS and RLDS visitor centers, grape vineyards, museums, and play equipment for the children.

    Booking Window

    Shelter

    Tue Sep 23 2014 - Wed Sep 16 2015

    Reservations must be made 7 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

    Standard

    Tue Sep 23 2014 - Sun Mar 15 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
    Non Peak Wed Jan 01 2014 Wed Dec 31 2014
    Non Peak Thu Jan 01 2015 Thu Dec 31 2015
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • Fishing
    • Fishing, Park Lake
    • Museum
    • Picnic Shelter
    • Restrooms
    • Showers
    Less Than 100 Feet
    • Art & Museum
    • BATHHOUSE
    • BOAT RAMP
    • Bird Watching
    • Boating
    • Campground Host
    • Dump Station, Camper
    • Hiking
    • Hiking - Moderate
    • Park Lake
    • Parking
    • Picnic Area
    • Picnic Pavilion
    • Picnic Tables
    • Picnicking
    • Playground
    • Walking
    • Water Access, Park Lake
    Less Than 1 Mile
    • Ball Field
    • Camping, Primitive
    • Church
    • Grills
    • HISTORIC STRUCTURE/FEATURE
    • Hiking Trail
    • Historic Sites
    • Kiosk
    • Office/Ranger Station
    • Seasonal Festivals
    • Shelters
    • Town
    • Trails, Moderate Hiking
    • Water, Drinking
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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.


    Facility Rates*
    Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
    Non Peak Season
    Jan 01 2014 -
    Dec 31 2014
    Standard $20.00-$30.00
    Shelter $25.00
    Non Peak Season
    Jan 01 2015 -
    Dec 31 2015
    Standard $20.00
    Shelter $25.00

    *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):
    40.5425, -91.38444
    40°32'33"N, 91°23'4"W

    The park is located in the city limits of Nauvoo. The park is located just off the Mississippi river and is accessible off Illinois highway 96.
    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    Nauvoo State Park
    980 South Bluff St.
    Nauvoo  IL  62354

    Phone Number:

    Project Office: (217)453-2512
    Additional Information