Hipcamp host Danika P.,
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A Vintage campground est. 1943. Known for fishing, this is a true campground. Instead of pavement, we have grass and trees but our best "amenity" is the peaceful outdoors! The Great River Bike Trail runs right through our campground. Rent a canoe or kayak (through October 1st) Historical Savanna, IL is close by. Enjoy Illinois!

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers
4 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Laundry absent
Camping vehicle details
Water connection available
No electrical connection
No sewage dump point
No TV connection
Generators not allowed
Back-in site
Max length 14ft
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: flat
Doesn't accommodate slideouts
Have a question? Send Danika a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 10% off
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking

The Great River Trail runs right through the campground

Boating

Spring Lake is know for fishing. We also offer canon, kayak and paddle board rentals.

Fishing

Many fishing tournaments are held in Spring Lake, this campground has been historically known as a “fishing resort”

Hiking

Close to Palisades State Park Savanna, IL (about 15 min drive)

Paddling

We rent stand up paddle boards to go out on the lake.

Climbing

Close to Palisades State Park, Savanna IL (about a 15 min drive)

Wildlife watching

Spring Lake Campground is the gate way to the Upper Mississippi US Fish and Wildlife Refuge, it is a protected wildlife sanctua...Read more

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at A lake side camping sanctuary in Illinois.

Lake

Our campground is lake side with sandy soil that doesn’t tend to get muddy, it is hilly but there paved road on top and a grave...Read more

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Hipcamper Linda
Linda V.
recommends this listing.
(Site 4 )
October 2nd, 2021

Beautiful! And the nicest hosts!

Hipcamper LeAnn
Le Ann J.
recommends this listing.
August 29th, 2021

My husband and I spent our 13th anniversary here. We had a beautiful site right next to the lake. Everyone was very helpful and super nice. The porta potties where very clean and well maintained! I loved that it had an open air shower with hot water!! I would definitely come back here!

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Hipcamper Dan
Dan C.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
August 29th, 2021

First and foremost like to say the staff was outstanding. Grounds are very well kept. You're within like 40 minutes of multiple places to go for hiking and stuff like that. Bathrooms were very clean having their little camp store there for ice and wood and everything is exceptionally nice. The sunsets over spring lake are awesome. We'll definitely go back there.

Hipcamper Ariana H.
recommends this listing.
(Site 3 )
October 25th, 2021
Property
Vintage Spring Lake Campground
State
Illinois
Country
United States
$25/night
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