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Walnut Point State Park

Scarlet tanagers, cedar waxwings, orioles, and rose-breasted grosbeaks are among the species seen by birders at Walnut Point State Park. Featuring the 60-acre Walnut Point Lake, a 54-site campground, and seasonal concession operations, the park is 20 miles northeast of Charleston in eastern Illinois and just north of Oakland in Douglas County.

Location: PO Box 250, RR 2, Oakland Illinois 61943 Telephone 217-346-3336

Other Illinois State Parks nearby:
Eagle Creek State Park
Fox Ridge State Park
Hidden Springs State Park
Jubilee College State Park
Kickapoo State Park
Lincoln Trail State Park

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