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Places to Camp near Mineral, IL

568 Reviews

Join the fun near Mineral. With tons of outdoor activities and scenic camping, this is an excellent vacation spot for all kinds of travelers. Mineral is filled with the activities, sights, and experiences to make everyone in your crew a happy camper. Find the best campgrounds near Mineral, IL. Read helpful reviews and tips to find the perfect camping option for you and your crew.

Best Camping Sites Near Mineral, IL (93)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Chief Keokuk Campground — Johnson-Sauk Trail State Recreation Area
  2. Camper-submitted photo from Starved Rock Campground — Starved Rock State Park

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    Starved Rock Campground — Starved Rock State Park

    93 Reviews
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    North Utica, Illinois

    Hunting Closures this fall: November 18-21 & December 1-5

    Starved Rock State Park on the Illinois River bluff in La Salle County is one of Illinois'​ most beautiful destinations. Camping near Starved rock features 18 canyons w/ vertical walls of moss-covered stone formed by glacial meltwater that slice dramatically through tree-covered sandstone bluffs. More than 13 miles of trails allow access to waterfalls, fed season runoff or natural springs, sandstone overhangs, and spectacular overlooks. Lush vegetation supports abundant wildlife, while oak, cedar and pine grow on drier, sandy bluff tops. Camping near Starved Rock offers recreational opportunities abound, from hiking to camping to fishing, boating and hunting. Special events are scheduled throughout the year. The Starved Rock Visitor Center is open year-round, and the 1930s-era stone and log Starved Rock Lodge offers luxury lodging, cabin rooms, and fine dining. Starved Rock State Park in Illinois is a dream destination for a midwest nature getaway.

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    $25 - $35 / night

  3. Camper-submitted photo from Geneseo Campground

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    Geneseo Campground

    11 Reviews
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    Geneseo, Illinois

    Located just north of the charming city of Geneseo, IL, our little campground has it all! Whether you’re traveling with a tent, van, tow-behind or a big rig, we can accommodate you. Our RV sites have 30 and 50 amp electric connections as well as water and sewer connections on most sites. We have three cozy cabins on property as well as a yurt that can accommodate 5-8 guests.

    If it’s fun and adventure you’re looking for, we’re situated right on the Hennepin Trail which offers miles of hiking and biking paths as well as fishing, canoeing and kayaking. Your furry friends will enjoy our wonderful enclosed dog park! Our newly renovated camp store has everything you might need including ice, firewood and much more. Our community room is perfect for meetings and gatherings and even has arcade games to keep the kids happy. Our restrooms are modern and very clean. Need to top off your propane tank? We have you covered! In the event you need to stay connected and productive during your stay, the entire campground has access to fast, fiber-powered WiFi.

    Come see what it’s like to be treated like family at Geneseo Campground!

    For more camping options - including group reservations - please visit our website at https://roam.camp/geneseo-campground or call 309-442-2662.

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    $35 - $90 / night

  4. Camper-submitted photo from Fishermans Corner - Mississippi River

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    Fishermans Corner - Mississippi River

    21 Reviews
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    Bettendorf, Iowa

    Overview

    With impressive views of the mighty Mississippi River, Fishermans Corner provides convenient RV and tent camping facilities for outdoor enthusiasts. The lush river landscape provides plenty of shade, and activities from water sports to hiking to wildlife viewing. Eagle watching is particularly popular during the winter months at Fishermans Corner.

    Recreation

    Although there is no river access from within the campground, the Fishermans Corner Day Use facility is a short walk away and offers numerous fishing areas as well as a canoe ramp. Visitors can also catch a weekly educational program at the amphitheater located within the campground. The Central Trail section of the famous Mississippi River Trail passes directly in front of the campground, offering visitors miles of walking and biking trails along the river bank. The expansive Elton E. Fawks Bald Eagle Refuge and Nature Preserve and the Illiniwek Forest Preserve are also located just minutes away.

    Facilities

    Of the 51 reservable campsites, 46 campsites have electric hookups and 5 campsites do not have electric hookups and are for tents only. Fisherman's Corner provides the comforts of modern camping, including drinking water, a shower house, electric hook-ups, flush toilets, while still providing visitors with an authentic outdoor experience.

    Natural Features

    Fishermans Corner offers an excellent view of a small aquatic marsh near Locks and Dam 14, which is home to an array of wildlife species. On any given morning visitors may see turtles sunning on rocks near the river bed or countless bird species hunting the shallow waters for food. The scenery during camping season never disappoints, whether it's the vivid greenery during the spring or the breathtaking medley of colors during the fall.

    Nearby Attractions

    The John Deere Pavilion, an interactive museum spanning almost 200 years of the famous American agricultural company's history is located a convenient 20-minutes away by car. For a more exotic experience, the Botanical Center located in Rock Island, features an array of colorful plant species located in both indoor and outdoor gardens.

    contact_info

    For local information, please call (563) 232-9096 or call (815) 259-3628 for general information.

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    $26 / night

  5. Camper-submitted photo from Prophetstown State Park Campground

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    Prophetstown State Park Campground

    6 Reviews
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    35 Saves
    Morrison, Illinois
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    • Reservable
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  6. Camper-submitted photo from Hickory Grove Campground

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    Hickory Grove Campground

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    Sheffield, Illinois
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    Illiniwek Campground

    11 Reviews
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    57 Saves
    Bettendorf, Iowa
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  8. Camper-submitted photo from Morrison-Rockwood State Park

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    Morrison-Rockwood State Park

    10 Reviews
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    30 Saves
    Morrison, Illinois
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    $20 / night

  9. Camper-submitted photo from Rock Island-Quad Cities KOA

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    Rock Island-Quad Cities KOA

    15 Reviews
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    39 Saves
    Rock Island, Illinois
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  10. Camper-submitted photo from Green River Oaks Camping Resort

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    Green River Oaks Camping Resort

    9 Reviews
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    22 Saves
    Nachusa, Illinois

    Family owned and operated, we pride ourselves on being an affordable FUN destination for families of all sizes. You will never be charged additional daily fees for your own dependent children, nor will you incur any "resort fees" typical of our industry. Your nightly site rental fee or annual Seasonal fee is all you pay to enjoy most of the amenities and services that we have to offer! Our planned activities and themed weekends will keep your group entertained for the entirety of your stay! You are welcome to participate in all of our activities or just sit back and RELAX, while taking in the beautiful scenery and serenity of our remote setting on 130 acres.

    We offer annual Seasonal sites and overnight, weekly and monthly site rentals for tents and campers. For those that desire the comforts of home, we offer rental options including park models, cabins and travel trailer rentals. Leave behind the hustle and bustle of your every day life, and escape to Green River Oaks Resort for a few days, a weekend, a month or join us for the whole season! We welcome reunions and camping groups of all sizes.

    Come see what you've been missing!

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