Whether you're a camper who likes to rough it or prefers more convenience, camping at Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge is fun for all. Campgrounds are open from April 1st until Mid- November. The campground has 62 RV Campsites and 7 tent Campsites. Sites are first come, first serve with a variety of hookup options. Amenities include a Fire Ring, dump station, showers, and flush restrooms.
Camping fees for the Crab Orchard Lake Campground are: Camp Site Daily Full Hook-Up $25, Electric/Water $20, Non-Electric $10. For more information about the campgrounds call the refuge visitor center at 618-997-3344 ext. 1 or contact the campgrounds directly at 618-997-3344