[x]
Find Campsites





 
Attention: World Shooting Complex will be closed August 1, 2014 - August 21, 2014
Attention: World Shooting Complex will be closed August 1, 2015 - August 21, 2015

World Shooting Complex, IL

Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Tue Oct 14 2014   Later Dates
 

Description

This unique site is located in Southern Illinois near the City of Sparta, near three airports and less than 50 miles from three metropolitan areas including St. Louis, MO. Visitors will have access to a variety of amenities from quaint local restaurants and shops to the bustling activities of the St. Louis area. This 1600 acre complex offers Trap,Skeet , Sporting Clay, Cowboy Action, Archery and Fishing. It also has a restaurant and bar, conference rooms, and banquet room.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Archery
  • BATHHOUSE
  • BOAT RAMP
  • Bicycling
  • Bird Watching
  • Camping, Improved Site
  • Camping, Primitive
  • Dining
  • Dock, Boat
  • Dock, Fishing
  • Dump Station, Camper
  • Fishing
  • Fishing, Park Lake
  • Jogging/Running
  • Meeting Space
  • Office/Ranger Station
  • Park Lake
  • Parking
  • Photography
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Restaurant
  • Restrooms
  • Walking
  • Water Access, Park Lake
Less Than 1000 Feet
  • Fishing, River/Stream
Within 10 Miles
  • Airport
  • Ball Field
  • Cable/Satellite Service
  • Car Rentals
  • Cash Machine/Atm
  • Church
  • Field Sports/Activities
  • Golf
  • Golfing
  • Grocery Store
  • Hospital
  • Hunting
  • Laundry
  • Maintenance, Vehicle
  • Medical Clinic
  • Motel
  • Pay Telephone
  • Retail, Drinks
  • Retail, Snacks
  • Retail, Store/Gift Shop
  • Retail, Supplies
  • Skiing - Water
  • Swimming - Pool
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Town
  • WATER ACCESS, RIVER / STREAM
  • Water Skiing
  • Wildflower Viewing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Boating
  • Boating, Kayaking
  • Cave Exploring/Spelunking
  • Fruit / Produce Picking
  • Hiking
  • Hiking - Difficult
  • Hiking - Moderate
  • Mall
  • Shopping
Alerts and Important Information
Campsites for June 11th are currently blocked out. They will become available for reservations on February 18th.
  • 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.
  • Group size and number of vehicles cannot exceed the established maximums. For a campsite, a "single family" consisting of four related adults with or without children occupying the same shelter are allowed; or a "single family" consisting of four unrelated adults with or without children occupying the same shelter are allowed.
  • Groups of 25 or more are to register with the Site office in advance.
  • For specific park information or questions regarding your reservation, please call the Park Office at 618-295-2700
  • Getting There:

    GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
    38.18778, -89.75667
    38°11'16"N, 89°45'24"W

    GPS coordinates- 38 degrees 11min 16.3 sec N 89 degrees 45 min 25.5 sec W 5 Miles North of Sparta IL on State Route 4, turn left on to County Rd. 18

    Contact Information:

    Mailing Address:

    World Shooting Complex
    One Main Event Lane
    Sparta IL 62286

    Phone Number:

    Project Office:(618)295-2700

    Special Events:

      The events listed here are not intended to be an all inclusive list. Please contact the park for further details.

    • National shoot for schools, Trap Skeet, and Sporting Clay. from Jul 21 2010 to Jul 24 2010
    • Junior World Skeet from Jul 29 2010 to Aug 01 2010
    • Grand American from Aug 03 2010 to Aug 14 2010