Attractions

The things to do in the area while vacationing at our cabin getaway are endless. Here are just a few things to do in the immediate area. We are less than 30 minutes from Carbondale, IL and Cape Girardeau, Missouri, 40 minutes from Marion, IL and about an hour from Paducha Kentucky.
ZIP LINES
Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour (11 miles away)
635 Robinson Hill Road
Makanda, Illinois 62958
(855) 386-9477

ANTIQUES
There are many antique shops in the area. See Southern Most Illinois
 
WINERIES
StarView Vineyardsmore (13 miles away)
5100 Wing Hill Road
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 893-9463

Orlandini Vineyardmore (14 miles away)
410 Thorn Lane
Makanda, IL 62958
(618) 995-2307

Owl Creek Vineyardmore (22 miles away)
2655 Water Valley Road
Cobden, IL 62920

Rustle Hill Winerymore (21 miles away)
8595 U.S. 51
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 893-2700

Lincoln Heritage Winerymore (20 miles away)
772 Kaolin Road
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 833-3783

Inheritance Valley Vineyards (26 miles away)
5490 Illinois 127
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 893-6141

Blue Skys (15 miles away)
driving miles
3150 S Rocky Comfort Rd
Makanda
(618) 995-9463

Von Jakob Vineyard and Brewery (30 miles away)
230 Illinois 127
Alto Pass
(618) 893-4600

Bella Terra Winery (33 miles away)
755 Parker City Road
Creal Springs, IL

Hickory Ridge Vineyard & Winery (46 miles away)
1598 Hickory Ridge Road
Pomona, IL 62975
618-893-1700

Alto Vineyards (29 miles away)
miles away
P.O. Box 51 - Highway 127
Alto Pass - Illinois - 62905 - 618.893.4898

Hedman Winery (28 miles away)
560 Chestnut Street
Alto Pass, Illinois 62905
618.893.4923 or 618.521.2506
peachbarn@aol.com

PARKS

 

Ferne Clyffe State Park
Rt.37, P.O. Box 10
Goreville, IL 62939
618.995.2411

Giant City State Park (25 miles away)
235 Giant City Road
Makanda, IL 62958
618.457.4836

Ferne Clyffe - State Park (17 miles away)
Rt.37, P.O. Box 10
Goreville, IL 62939
618.995.2411

Cache River - State Natural Area (12 miles away)                         
Rt 37
Cypress, IL 62908
618.634.9678
Click here for map
 
Union County - State Fish & Wildlife Area (23 miles away)
2755 Refuge Road,
Jonesboro, IL 62952
618.833.5175

Fort Massac State Park (37 miles away)
1308 E. 5th Street
Metropolis, IL 62960
618.524.4712
 
LaRue Pine Hills
475E Wolf Lake
 
Little Grand Canyon
 
Pomona Natural Bridge

 

Cedar Lake boat Launch
 
HORSEBACK RIDING
Black Diamond Ranch
2715 State Route 127 North
Cobden, Illinois 62920

Giant City Stables
(618) 529-4110
722 Giant City Rd.
Makanda, Illinois 62958

Honey Bee Stables
Cobden, Illinois  62920
(618) 638-8059
 
GOLFING
Stone Creek Golf Club & Resort‎
503 Stonecreek Drive
Makanda, IL 62958
(618) 351-4653

Union County Golf Course‎
430 East Jefferson Street
Anna, IL 62906
(618) 833-7912

GUIDED TRIPS
Shawnee Adventure Guides
Rock Climbing / Hiking / Paddling