Randolph County State Recreation Area
4301 S. Lake Dr.
Chester, IL 62233
State Park: Birding, Camp, Fish, Hike, Horse, Picnic, Snow Sports, Walk
A mecca for outdoor recreational activities. Fishing, hiking, picnicking, boating, hunting and camping are just a few of the choices, keeping even the most outdoorsman content on 1,101 acres. Located five miles north east of Chester in Randolph County, it lies in the rolling hill country of southern Illinois. Offering a cool retreat from hot summer days, well shaded picnic areas, hiking trails and scenic forest stands await park visitors. There’s a diverse offering at beautiful Randolph County State Recreation Area.