There’s Nothing Better Than Illinois’ Natural Lazy River On A Summer’s Day

Natural wonders abound in Illinois, but none are as relaxing as the lazy river running through this great state. Few know about this tranquil spot about halfway between Chicago and Bloomington offering a peaceful day with no worries.

Forget man-made rivers in waterparks when you can take a wild journey winding through the natural forests if Illinois. Check out this unique adventure below.

The Middle Fork of the Vermillion River in Illinois can be accessed from Kickapoo State Park at 10906 Kickapoo Park Rd. in Oakwood.

If you’d still rather spend your day on a man-made lazy river, check out the ones at these 15 Illinois waterparks that are pure bliss.

Have you ever lounged your way down this river? Share your experiences and photos with us.