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Weinberg-King State Park, IL

Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Fri Oct 17 2014   Later Dates


Weinberg-King State Park has natural features of rolling terrain,with steep hillsides. William Creek is picturesque and meanders through the park for about 2 miles. The average depth of the creek is about 3 feet. The majority of mature trees are locust, and osage orange, although pine, honeysuckle, oak, and walnut trees have been planted. Many wildflowers are found on the hillsides and along the creek. Dove, quail, and songbirds familiar to the area may be observed. Red squirrel and rabbits are plentful and deer are seen frequently. The park also contains picnic areas, walktrails, equestrian trails, and the opportunity to hunt and fish.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Camping, Equestrian
  • Camping, Primitive
  • Dump Station, Camper
  • Fishing, Park Lake
  • Fishing, Pier
  • Fishing, River/Stream
  • Grills
  • Hiking - Moderate
  • Hiking Trail
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • Kiosk
  • Office/Ranger Station
  • Park Lake
  • Parking
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Pavilion
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • River/Stream
  • Shelters
  • Trails, Equestrian
  • Water, Drinking
  • Wildflower Viewing
Less Than 100 Feet
  • Bird Watching
  • Picnicking
  • Trails, Moderate Hiking
Less Than 1 Mile
  • Archery
  • Fishing
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.
At least one responsible adult must accompany each group of 15 minors.
Special camping rate reductions apply to Illinois residents only.
All pets must be on a leash.
Groups of 25 or more are required to register in advance with the park office.

For specific park information or questions regarding your reservation, please call the Park Office at 217-392-2345

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
40.23306, -90.89222
40°13'59"N, 90°53'32"W

Weinberg-King State Park is located 2 miles east of Augusta il. on route 101.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

Weinberg-King State Park
Box 203
Augusta IL 32611

Phone Number:

Project Office:2173922345