Carl Spindler Campground & Marina
Tazewell County, Illinois
Camping (tent, RV)
Water (paddle, fish)
Other (playground, view wildlife)
Season/Hours: March 1 – December 1
Dog Friendly: yes (leashed)
Map(s) On Site and/or Online:
On Site: no
Parking: parking lot
Amenities: shelter, picnic tables
Trail Info Websites/Apps: Trip Advisor
Cost: varies by amenity;
Historical and/or Scientific Significance: birding hotspot
open grass space and trees
river view & access
General Description: riverside campground and marina
OPAL’s Observations & Opinions:
Limited canoe and kayak rentals at campground office.
The marina is the northern (upriver) trailhead for the Illinois River Road Trail that passes through Cooper Park North and ends at Cooper Park South.
Subject to Illinois River flooding. Know before you go. Check Illinois River levels here.
Trail/Park Maps & Brochures (downloadable):
Fondulac Park District Properties Map (PDF)