A multi-use biking and walking trail is located a short drive away at the dam.
• Boat Ramp
• Fish Cleaning Stations
• Flush Toilets
• Picnic Shelters
• Picnic Tables
The area provides fun both on the water and on shore. Boat ramps and courtesy docks are provided, and the vast lake allows for plenty of water sports. Fishing is a popular pastime, and white bass, bluegill, crappie, channel catfish, largemouth bass, freshwater drum, carp, flathead catfish and walleye can be found in abundance. There is an on-site playground and plenty of open space for children to play in, as well as an amphitheater for educational programs.
KEYESPORT REC. AREA: KEYESPORT, IL 62231
PHONE: (618) 594-2484
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude): 38.73333, -89.27444 38°44’0″N, 89°16’28″W
From I-70, take State Route 127 south for 10 miles. Turn east on Clinton Road, continue east for four miles to the town of Keyesport, then follow signs to the recreation area.