The 8000-Acre State Park In Illinois That Stands Out From The Rest
Though it is the largest state park in Illinois, not everyone is familiar with Pere Marquette State Park in Grafton. Its size and vast amenities make it a cut above the rest, and it’s about time you found out what all it has to offer.
There’s more to do at this natural oasis than you can fit in one day. Scroll on to learn all about it.
Pere Marquette State Park is located at 13112 Visitor Center Ln., Grafton, IL 62037, and you can learn more about it on the Illinois Department of Natural Resources website.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.