First Day of 2023 Shelter Reservations


Tuesday, January 3, 2023 will be the first day to reserve
shelters/buildings for the 2023 calendar year.

 We encourage calling us to make your shelter reservations.
If you choose to make your reservation in person you will be waiting outside,
the Visitor Center at Kennekuk has a walk up window to serve you.
The office at Forest Glen has moved to the Ranger Station building.

Call 217-442-1691 for Kennekuk and Lake Vermilion reservations,
217-662-2142 for Forest Glen reservations
or come to the walk up window at either
park’s Visitor Center to reserve in person.

Reservations in person begin at 7:30 am, phone call reservations begin at 8:00 am

For full details on available shelters, including new pricing, capacity,
and photos visit the shelter page.