Looking for a place to set up a tent and enjoy the great outdoors (and s’mores!) but not sure where to camp in Champaign-Urbana? Our readers have some suggestions for you!
Please note that mentions are not endorsements from chambanamoms.com, but come from comments from real readers via our Facebook page.
Middle Fork Campground, Penfield: 3485 Country Road 9, Penfield. (217) 595-5692.
Tin Cup RV Park and Campground, Mahomet: 1715 Tin Cup Rd, Mahomet. (217) 586-3011.
Robin Hood Woods Campground and Cottage Resort, Shelbyville: ” Our family fav is Robin Hood woods near Shelbyville.” 2151 Illinois 16, Shelbyville. (217) 774-4222.
Forest Glen Preserve, Westville: 20301 E 900 North Rd., Westville. (217) 662-2142.
Walnut Point State Park, Oakland: 2331 E County Road 370N, Oakland. (217) 346-3336.
Wolf Creek State Park on Lake Shelbyville, Windsor : “Wolf Creek on Lake Shelbyville has some GREAT group camping sites.” R. R. 1, Box 99. Windsor. (217) 459-2831.
Kickapoo State Park, Oakwood: 10906 Kickapoo Park Rd, Oakwood. (217) 442-4915.
Prairie Pines Campground, Rantoul: “Within a mile of waterpark and fishing. Very clean and kid friendly campground.” 711 Chandler Rd, Rantoul. (217) 893-0438.
Turkey Run: Bloomingdale, IN: 870 Indiana 47, Bloomingdale, IN. (765) 597-2029.
Not into camping? One reader recommendation was Holiday Inn, but that might not be what your kids had in mind.
Did we miss your favorite family-friendly campground? Let us know in the comments!