You’ll Want To Spend All Day At Bork’s Falls, A Waterfall-Fed Pool In Illinois

What will you be doing to cool off this summer? Will you head to a lakeside beach or maybe one of the many waterparks around the state? If the thought of a swimming hole hasn’t crossed your mind, maybe it should. There are several popular swimming holes around the state, like the one at Bell Smith Springs, but there’s a lesser-known waterfall feeding into a stunning turquoise pool that everyone should add to their summertime bucket list.

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Will you add Bork’s Falls to your summertime bucket list? What other swimming holes do you like to visit around the state? Let us know in the comments.

For Bork’s Falls trail information, visit the AllTrails webpage.

Address: Goreville, IL 62939, USA