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Welcome to Southern Illinois’ Playground


Rend Lake offers year round beauty and allure.  If fishing, camping, boating, swimming, skiing, hunting, trap shooting, a resort, hiking, bike trails, museums, shopping,  great cafes & restaurants, dinner playhouse, PGA class golf or wineries. Don’t “float your boat” then – What a place to see nature!  You will see wild life everywhere.

Bring the kids and don’t forget the camera when you come visit Rend Lake!