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Sangchris Lake State Recreation Area, IL

Status: Open through Sat Jan 17 2015   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Fri Oct 17 2014   Later Dates
 

Description

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Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Archery
  • BATHHOUSE
  • BOAT RAMP
  • Bicycling
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Boating, Canoeing
  • Cabins
  • Campground Host
  • Camping, Equestrian
  • Camping, Equestrian Group
  • Camping, Improved Site
  • Camping, Primitive
  • Dock, Boat
  • Docks, Fishing/Crabbing
  • Dump Station, Camper
  • Fire Rings
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • Fishing, Pier
  • Fishing, Reservoir
  • Fishing, River/Stream
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Hiking - Moderate
  • Hiking Trail
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • Information/Contact Station
  • Lodging, Cabins
  • Office/Ranger Station
  • Park Lake
  • Parking
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Pavilion
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Powerboating
  • Restrooms
  • Retail, Ice
  • River/Stream
  • Shelters
  • Showers
  • Trails, Equestrian
  • Trails, Moderate Hiking
  • Water Access, Park Lake
  • Water, Drinking
  • Wildflower Viewing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Admin Service, Copying
  • Admin Service, Faxing
  • Cash Machine/Atm
  • Church
  • Golf
  • Grocery Store
  • Motel
  • Mountain Biking
  • Museum
  • Nature Center
  • Newspapers
  • Propane
  • Retail, Bait & Tackle
  • Retail, Drinks
  • Retail, Firewood
  • Shopping
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Airport
  • Art & Museum
  • Car Rentals
  • Emergency Services
  • Golfing
  • Historic Sites
  • Hospital
  • Mall
  • Putt-Putt Course
  • Putt-putt
  • Restaurant
  • Retail, Store/Gift Shop
  • Retail, Supplies
  • Sightseeing
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.
  • 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.
  • For specific park information or questions regarding your reservation, please call the Park Office at 217-498-9208
  • Getting There:

    GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
    39.64167, -89.45694
    39°38'30"N, 89°27'25"W

    Traveling from the south, Northbound I 55 North to Exit 82 (Route 104). Route 104 east 6.1 miles through Pawnee and turn left, north, at Sangchris Lake sign. Travel 4.5 miles to a 4-way stop, New City. Turn right at Sangchris Lake sign and travel 3 more miles. Traveling from the north, southbound I 55 South to exit 96A (Route 29). Route 29 to Rochester, IL. Turn right at the 4th stoplight, Cardinal Hill Road, at the Sangchris Lake sign. Travel south 5.5 miles to a 4-way stop, New City. Turn left at park sign and travel 3 more miles. Traveling from the west, Eastbound I 72 East to Springfield, then I 55 North to Exit 96A, Route 29. Route 29 to Rochester turn right at the 4th stoplight, Cardinal Hill Road, at the Sangchris Lake sign. Travel south 5.5 miles to a 4-way stop, New City. Turn left at park sign and travel 3 more miles. Traveling from the east, Westbound I 72 West to Springfield, then I 55 south to Exit 96A Route 29. Route 29 to Rochester turn right at the 4th stoplight, Cardinal Hill Road, at the Sangchris Lake sign. Travel south 5.5 miles to a 4-way stop, New City. Turn left at park sign and travel 3 more miles.

    Contact Information:

    Mailing Address:

    Sangchris Lake State Recreation Area
    9898 Cascade Rd
    Rochester IL 62563

    Phone Number:

    Project Office:(217)498-9208