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Lake Murphysboro State Park, Murphysboro

#30 of 37 in Nature in Illinois
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Lake Murphysboro State Park is located in Murphysboro. To visit Lake Murphysboro State Park on your trip to Murphysboro, use our Murphysboro tourist route planner.
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27 reviews
  • 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 »
  • Great place to go Hiking, camping or fishing. This is a great place just to unwind and hang out with your family and relax and have fun. Enjoy nature and each other.  more »
  • 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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