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Johnson Creek Recreation Area

State Rte. 151, Murphysboro, IL 62966

Camping & RV Parks

Located on a northwest finger of beautiful Kinkaid Lake, Johnson Creek Recreation Area offers a variety of outdoor activities.

Recreation area includes group camping, walk-in camp sites, and picnicking facilities. Handicap accessible restrooms and fishing pier.

What's happening nearby...

Weekend at the Cave Festival at Shawnee Cave

Shawnee Cave Ampitheatre •  Aug 30 – Sep 01

Weekend music event at beautiful natural rock formed amphitheater. The stage is covered by a rock bluff that perfectly amplifies sound. Seating is open-air…

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Big Muddy Monster Brewfest

Riverside Park •  Oct 05 @ 12noon

The Big Muddy Monster Brewfest at Riverside Park in Murphysboro, is a Craft beer lovers dream.

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Kinkaid Lake Marina & Campground


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