18175 State Park Rd., Charleston Illinois 61920
Amid the rolling hills and thickly wooded ridges around the Embarras River
(pronounced Ahmbrah) is Fox Ridge State Park, south of Charleston
in eastern Illinos' Coles County
. It features a Rent-A-Camp cabin and other camping sites, two baseball diamonds, a horse trail, and nine hiking trails.
Other Illinois State Parks nearby:
(Findlay) Eagle Creek State Park
(Charleston) Fox Ridge State Park
(Strasburg) Hidden Springs State Park
(Brimfield) Jubilee College State Park
(Marshall) Lincoln Trail State Park
(Ramsey) Ramsey Lake State Park
02/08 Coming to The Charleston area
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