Walk Through 3,300 Acres Of Rock Formations At Illinois’ Garden Of The Gods Wilderness
At the opposite end of the state from Chicago and most of the Land of Lincoln’s other popular attractions, there is a recreational area in Herod, Illinois that is famous for its rock formations. While most of the state is flat, this region features some unique natural attractions you’ll have to see to believe.
Trails, campsites, and extraordinary views abound at this immaculate park. Scroll on for more details.
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.