Whittington Woods Campground at Benton

Attractions near Whittington Woods Campground

Our campground is just minutes away from:

Antique Shopping

Benton has several wonderful antique shops located on the square. Ina has an Antique Mall and Sesser has a very nice antique store.
Distance: 10 minutes
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Benton Country Club

9-holes, par 7, full pro shop, bar and grill
Distance: 8 miles

Corner Dance Hall

Family Oriented Entertainment. Weekend dances and dance classes during the week.
Distance: 5 minutes
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Mitchell Museum in Mt. Vernon

Mitchell Museum has contemporary art exhibitions in two galleries, including a Children's Gallery.
Distance: 25 minutes

Pheasant Hollow Winery

Pheasant Hollow has won several awards for it's fine wines. Visit their website for gift shop and tasting hours.
Distance: 5 minutes
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Rend Lake

19,000 acre Recreation Lake located 1 mile west, offers boating and fishing. Boat docks are 5 minutes away
Distance: 5 minutes
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Rend Lake Bike Trail

Our campground connects to the Rend Lake Bike Trail. You will not ride on a busy highway, easy and safe acccess.
Distance: 5 minutes

Rend Lake Golf Course

Championship 27-hole public golf course. Voted “Mid-America’s Finest.”
Distance: 5 minutes
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(Whittington) Burtons Cafe closed Mon, (Benton) Cozy Table open 7 days, Joes Pasta and Pizza closed Mon, (Sesser) The Mill Bar and Grill closed Mon&Tues, Harbor Lite closed Sundays
Distance: 5-10 miles

Shopping Malls

Mt. Vernon mall features Hobby Lobby, Several specialty shops. Marion mall features Dillards, Target and several other specialty shops.
Distance: 25 minutes to Mt. Vernon or Marion

Walkers Bluff

Gourmet cuisine, premier vineyard, free movies every Friday Night and weekend entertainment.
Distance: 33 miles, 45 minutes
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Phone: (618) 435-3401 | [email protected] | 14297 State Highway 37, Whittington, Illinois 62897