Lake Murphysboro State Park, Murphysboro

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#29 of 37 in Nature in Illinois
Lake Murphysboro State Park is located in Murphysboro. Arrange your visit to Lake Murphysboro State Park and discover more family-friendly attractions in Murphysboro using our Murphysboro route planner .
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Lake Murphysboro State Park Reviews
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  • We camped there in early August. The park has limited electrical service so 1/2 the campsites were closed (too many RV air conditioners for the system to handle). The park is well maintained and the c...  more »
  • 4.5, only because there were no close shower houses or water hook ups at the site. Not a biggie though; we just filled our fresh water tank and enjoyed the views. Buy firewood in town. It was quiet an...  more »
  • I have been coming here since I was a kid. The drive is beautiful. The deck is beautiful. So close to home.  more »
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  • Beautiful areas along lake. Brings back family memories
  • So many childhood memories here. I still seek refuge here to unwind from time to time
  • Fishing is normally pretty good here, the place is pretty well kept and there's plenty of parking. Only wish the bathrooms were stocked up better on hand soap (they are usually out) an the docks were cleaned off more often.
  • Such a great place to go and clear your head and enjoy the scenery
  • Quiet campground but the facilities are rustic and the shower facilities are across the lake.

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