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Places to Camp near Petersburg, IL

179 Reviews

Petersburg, IL is a great camping destination for adventurers of all types. Camping, hiking, biking: however you want to spend your days near Petersburg, you'll find great campgrounds with The Dyrt. At The Dyrt, campers like you share their favorite spots, plus tips and photos. No matter where you're headed in Petersburg, you'll find the best spot for you and your camping crew.

Best Camping Sites Near Petersburg, IL (42)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Primitive Campground — Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area

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    Primitive Campground — Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area

    20 Reviews
    37 Photos
    3 Saves
    Chandlerville, Illinois

    A primitive camping area at Jim Edgar Panther Creek has seven three-sided shelters to camp near or in for a fee of $6 per night. Hikers and mountain bike riders must travel approximately a quarter-mile from the nearest parking lot to access the shelters.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • Tents
    • Trash

    $6 / night

  2. Camper-submitted photo from The Double J Campground and RV Park

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    The Double J Campground and RV Park

    19 Reviews
    14 Photos
    55 Saves
    Chatham, Illinois
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  3. Camper-submitted photo from Illinois State Fair Campground

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    Illinois State Fair Campground

    11 Reviews
    9 Photos
    14 Saves
    Sherman, Illinois
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • ADA Access
    • RVs

    $20 / night

  4. Camper-submitted photo from Sangchris Lake State Park Campground

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    Sangchris Lake State Park Campground

    18 Reviews
    49 Photos
    34 Saves
    Rochester, Illinois
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  5. Camper-submitted photo from Lincolns New Salem Historic Site Campground

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    Lincolns New Salem Historic Site Campground

    4 Reviews
    4 Photos
    40 Saves
    Petersburg, Illinois

    If you do arrive without a reservation and the campground host is unavailable, please do not park in a “reserved campsite.” If you may be interested in becoming a campground host, feel free to contact us at 217-632-4000. We look forward to seeing you this season!

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $10 - $30 / night

  6. Camper-submitted photo from Pine Campground — Sand Ridge State Forest

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    Pine Campground — Sand Ridge State Forest

    10 Reviews
    40 Photos
    47 Saves
    Forest City, Illinois
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $8 / night

  7. Camper-submitted photo from Crazy Horse Campground

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    Crazy Horse Campground

    5 Reviews
    6 Photos
    15 Saves
    Jacksonville, Illinois
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
  8. Camper-submitted photo from Sangchris Lake State Park Campground

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    Sangchris Lake State Park Campground

    11 Reviews
    10 Photos
    33 Saves
    Rochester, Illinois
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  9. Camper-submitted photo from Springfield KOA

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    Springfield KOA

    7 Reviews
    3 Photos
    18 Saves
    Rochester, Illinois
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  10. Camper-submitted photo from Lincoln's New Salem Park IL Historic Preservation Agency

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