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Lots of fishing on shore

Fished on 9/16 on way to St Louis. Really appreciated all the fishing you could do from the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tuscola, Illinois, USA
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Makibg this an annual retreat

I visited the cabins for the first time last year and fell in love. I booked it again this year and... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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20100 Hazlet Park Rd, Carlyle, IL 62231-6224
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fished on 9/16 on way to St Louis. Really appreciated all the fishing you could do from the shoreline!! Found one spot where I was bringing in striped bass left & right!! Some lakes must assume everyone has a boat, this has plenty of places...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I visited the cabins for the first time last year and fell in love. I booked it again this year and it did not disappoint. Private porches overlooking the lake, watching the fish jump up early in the morning as a sun rises, watching all...More

Thank KarlaAM
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We camped here in our little trailer this past week. The sites have electric hookups which is nice. There is a water station and dump station at the entrance to the campground. There are onsite hosts who works in shifts. The cost is $20 per...More

Thank lynclarke
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Park had fair to average fireworks. looked like it was coming from Eldon Park..Carlyle had them too, but dissappointed everyone by charging to see them or (asking donations for something) to anyone who came close. We was thinking about eating at fish house but didn't...More

Thank 2017art
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This is a State Park on the shores of Lake Carlyle. Lake Carlyle is a large Corps of Engineers lake that is one of the best sailing lakes in the Midwest. Hazlet itself is a very large park and campground situated about halfway between I-70...More

Thank stevedurbano
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Well maintained with lots of fishing access. We saw a lot of wildlife. It is great year round. There are a lot of camp sites. There is a hotel not too far outside of the park. There a state cabins available.

Thank lovegoldensSt_louis
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is a very large campground and has a lot of nice sites. There is also a swimming pool at the campground, but it does require a per person usage fee. The campground is about 5 miles or less from town, but it is still...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and not crowded at all. Well kept nature trails. Helpful hosts, and the camp store is well supplied, and their hours are friendly. Close to shopping, restaurants, golf, and other activities...boat rentals, kyaks/canoes. Playgrounds for the kids, and a beach for swimming. Pool is...More

Thank del2411
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Camped here for the first time really enjoyed, stayed in two different spots. I am a water person found alot of water view lots and some with walking access to the lake coves.

Thank 776sherryb
Reviewed 13 August 2017

First time camping here and loved it. Perfect to let the kids ride there bike freely and run without the fear of people speeding. stayed right on the water and enjoyed having coffee in the morning and wine at night staring out over the lake....More

Thank Nick H
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