4 Great Places Near Chicago For Your Next Camping Trip

Chicago is known as the windy city and it’s one of the biggest and most popular cities in the country, but what some people don’t know about it is that Chicago has some amazing wilderness campgrounds very near the city. We have chosen 4 of the best campgrounds near Chicago to go camping in your Pop Up Custom Camper:

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Illinois Beach State Park

With more than 240 camping sites for camping in the beach, Illinois Beach State Park is the perfect place for camping and it offers several conveniences like showers, firewood, electricity and Wi-Fi. The State Park is open the 365 days of the year and besides swimming and relaxing on the beach, you can do hiking and mountain biking on the trails available in the park.

Kankakee South KOA

The Kankakee South KOA it’s the perfect place for camping and relaxing with the family on your Phoenix Custom Truck Camper. The campground offers a swimming pool, a playground, game room, basketball and volleyball court and Wi-Fi connection.

Chicago Northwest KOA

This campground offers something for every member of the family and its open all year. The Chicago Northern KOA offers a fun mini golf court, a swimming pool, a playground, basketball and volleyball court, and a bike renting store. Also, a propane station and sites with up to 50 max amp hook-ups are available on site.

Starved Rock State Park

Just 2 driving hours away from downtown Chicago you will be able to find The Starved Rock State Park, a campground well equipped with electricity, shower facilities, flush toilets and a playground. You can also can go hiking on the 13 miles of beautiful trails, which allow you to explore more than 15 canyons on the way. But that is not where the fun ends in the Starved Rock, you can also go paddle boarding, horseback riding, canoeing, kayaking and jet skiing.

Starved Rock State Park near Chicago overlooking the Illinois River and Canyons by Yinan Chen Via Wikimedia Commons.


When Talking About Outdoor Adventures, Our Custom Truck Campers Are Simply the Best

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With our custom made truck campers there’s no limit to where you can go and what you can do on your next outdoor adventure. Our company is based on the belief that our customer’s needs are of the utmost importance. That’s why we’ll work directly with you to build your camper exactly how you want it.

We work on the most popular truck makes and models, so select yours and start building your camper now! Or give us a call and make an appointment to visit us.

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