Eldon Hazlet State Park


20100 Hazlet Park Rd. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton
20100 Hazlet Park Rd. Carlyle IL 62231
618-594-3015618-594-3015

3,000 acre site on the west side of Carlyle Lake; camping, boating, fishing, hunting, picnicking, bird watching, hiking and swimming pool.

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15469 State Rte. 127 Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 0 mi
618-594-8830618-594-8830

Not only can you sample fine local wines, but the restaurant serves first-rate barbecue. Banquet facilities are also available.

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525 N. Second St. Breese IL 62230 Clinton 0 mi
618-526-2866618-526-2866

The Showcase performs at the historic and newly renovated Avon Theatre. The season also includes a children’s play in the summer at North Park. Indoor performances October through April.

850 Franklin St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 0 mi
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1091 Franklin St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 0 mi
618-594-7907618-594-7907

Built in the late 1800s as a private home, the museum holds many artifacts from the area, including genealogical material, books and periodicals on the history of the county. Every Thursday except the first Thursday of the month from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and by appointment.

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Louis St. by American Legion Beckemeyer IL 62219 Clinton 0 mi
618-227-8331618-227-8331

Joseph Koch, who along with eight other local miners died in a mine explosion in 1947, is depicted here.

807 E. Hanover St. New Baden IL 62265 Clinton 0 mi
618-588-3040618-588-3040
690 7th St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 0 mi
618-594-4042618-594-4042
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496 N. Second St. Breese IL 62230 Clinton 0 mi
618-526-0048618-526-0048

Peruse Breese’s history in photographs, memorials and on the granite pyramid in this neighborhood park. Benches and seasonal plants make this a quiet spot for rest and reflection.

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1/2 Mile S. of Old Hwy. 50 on Bartelso Rd. Beckemeyer IL 62219 Clinton 0 mi
618-227-8839618-227-8839

Apples are for sale from the orchard in September and October.

870 Franklin St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 0 mi
618-844-5003618-844-5003
Visitors Center, 801 Lake Road, Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 0 mi

The largest man-made lake in Illinois (26,000 acres), Carlyle Lake is a premier location for outdoor sports. Well known to sailers, it is one of the best and most challenging for sailboats. There is also boating, fishing, hunting, bird watching, sand beaches and camping areas. Hotels, cabins and golf courses make the area a true outdoor lover’s playground.

1 Mile S. of Old Hwy 50 on Germantown Rd. Breese IL 62230 Clinton 0 mi

The original wooden cross was erected in 1850 by a farmer in thanksgiving for his family being spared during a cholera epidemic. Subsequent owners of the property have repaired and replaced it.

1279 Franklin St. Carlyle IL 62231 Clinton 2.36 mi
618-560-2572618-560-2572
Rt. 3 South Chester IL 62233 Randolph 15.59 mi
618-826-4972618-826-4972

Shelters, picnic areas, swimming pool, playgrounds and tennis courts are laid out within the forested park.

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Kaskaskia Island IL 62233 Randolph 15.59 mi
618-859-3741618-859-3741

The bell was rung as the island was captured from the British during the Revolutionary War by Col. George Rogers Clark and his “Long Knives.”

201 Water St. Evansville IL 62242 Randolph 15.59 mi
618-853-2370618-853-2370

Boat launch, slips and a marina store are all that’s needed for a great day on the Kaskaskia River.

1305 W. Broadway St. Sparta IL 62286 Randolph 15.59 mi
618-443-1985618-443-1985
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IL Rte 150E, E. of Chester Chester IL 62233 Randolph 15.59 mi
618-826-5000, ext 221618-826-5000, ext 221

Built in 1854 as part of a planked toll road between Bremen and Chester, the covered bridge has been restored.

211 S. Main St. Red Bud IL 62278 Randolph 15.59 mi
618-282-7956618-282-7956
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