View All
View All

Adeline Jay-Geo Karis Illinois Beach State Park

12 Reviews

About This Campground

Add Campground Info


  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Tent Cabin


For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Water Hookups


12 Reviews of Adeline Jay-Geo Karis Illinois Beach State Park

Ratings Breakdown

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 6
  • 6
Maaya Y.
Reviewed Jan. 30, 2022

Great 2nd camping experience!

I came here with my bf's mom's side of the family and had a great time! We booked two sites next to each other to accommodate a party of 6+. Lake Michigan's water was a lot cleaner than the water in Chicago so that was nice to see. There were nice, short trails. The beachfront was very nice. There…

  • Pond
  • Beach
  • (5) View All
Month of VisitAugust
Matthew T.
Reviewed Nov. 29, 2021

Late season camping by Lake Michigan

We showed up late and missed check-in. However, after further digging we could have done everything online. The staff was fine with paying in the morning and were very understanding. We didn't have problems finding a spot and set up late at night as close to the lake as we could. The lake really…

Month of VisitDecember
M E.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Sep. 19, 2021

Large Sites and a lot to do!

We stayed here for 2 weeks. The lots are huge compared to other campgrounds we have been to. They have a nice gravel spot for you to park your RV or other vehicle on. We have a 25' camper and a F250 and we weren't able to park the truck straight in front of the camper or we would be sticking out in…

  • Really large sites!
  • Beautiful Lake Michigan
  • This is what their fire pit looks like. It has a grate that you can cook on!
  • (8) View All
Month of VisitOctober


Adeline Jay-Geo Karis Illinois Beach State Park is located in Illinois

Detail location of campground


From the South: I-294 north to R173 east (approx. 1 mile) to Rt. 41, turn right on Rt. 41 (approx. 3 mile) to Wadsworth Road (stop light intersection) turn left heading east on Wadsworth. Wadsworth Road will dead end right into the park (approx. 8 mile). From the North: I-94 South to Waukegan Rt. 41 (Left Exit). Once on Rt. 41 continue to Wadsworth Road (second stop light) turn left heading east on Wadsworth. Wadsworth will dead end right into the park.


42.42651327 N
87.80476818 W

Open in Google Maps

Nearby Campgrounds