Giant City Lodge

460 Giant City Lodge Road , Makanda, Illinois, 62958, United States | Campground
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This campground is located on 460 Giant City Lodge Road , Makanda.
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    Travel Blogs from Makanda

    Rest day in Carbondale Illinois

    A travel blog entry by lindemand on Jul 12, 2014

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    ... the first memorial service In Illinois and one of the first in the nation to honor those who fought and died in the Civil War (1866). A General Logan gave the speech that day and later became commander of the Grand Army of the Republic. Impressed by the memorial service at Woodlawn he signed a general order setting May 30, 1868 as Memorial Day. By 1888 Memorial Day became a legal holiday in 12 northern ...

    Chester to Carbondale

    A travel blog entry by lindemand on Jul 11, 2014

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    We ventured out of Chester this morning competing for space on the highway for 8 miles with monstrous coal trucks!!! Shortly after reaching Cora, however, we were rewarded with miles of traffic-free riding on the Mississippi River Levee making our way through fields of corn and soy bean. Pure hell on the road followed by some of the most beautiful and peaceful cycling that you could ...

    Attempted quaffing

    A travel blog entry by simon.schorn on Jun 20, 2014

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    ... we headed off on our way to the Shawnee Hills wine trail, bypassing St Louis as we thought it would take too much time. The highway along the Illinois River was a spectacular section of road with bluffs and cliffs on one side and the waters edge hugging the road on the other as tugs pushed barges up and down the river. After the confluence with the Mississippi River our route took us ...

    Looonnnnngggggg day

    A travel blog entry by clara.sayre on Apr 09, 2014

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    ... is parked on the street with orange cones blocking off a walkway for people as cars pass them on the side. And the elephants are set up quite a distance away too.

    Today’s a lot and license town and it seems our free kids tickets that were left around town by our bill poster, Al, did the trick to advertise and bring people in. I didn’t have as many people ask me why we didn’t have a tent up (I suppose they just assume we ...

    Just about ready (written by Corey)

    A travel blog entry by clendenens on Mar 21, 2014

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    I think we finally have this camper about ready to go. We've done a lot of work trying to make it feel less like a trailer and more like home.

    Lots of paint, removing old furniture, adding paneling. Switched out the queen bed with a twin and a toddler bed, and built a couch/bed contraption for me and Molly where the old air bed sofa was.

    It feels really good in here. Now if everything will hold up on the road, we should be fine.
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