Date(s) - 07/08/2022
Giant City State Park
MAKANDA, Ill. – It’s summer in southern Illinois and even though it’s hot and humid,
that’s no reason to stop hiking! On July 8th and 22nd at 6:30 am, roll out of bed and join
the Park Naturalist as we get some exercise and take in the early morning woods on
one of the 8 park trails.
Trails will vary from 1-3 miles and will be moderately difficult with some steep stair
This program is free and open to the public but registration is required. Please call 618-
457-4836 for more information or to register.
Giant City State Park is administered by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
The mission of the IDNR is to manage, conserve and protect Illinois’ natural,
recreational and cultural resources, further the public’s understanding and appreciation
of those resources, and promote the education, science and public safety of Illinois’
natural resources for present and future generations.