US Army Corps of Engineers
St. Louis District

Attractions

The area surrounding the Kaskaskia River Project is rich in natural and cultural resources.  To learn more about one of these sites please check out the following links to plan a day in southern Illinois.

ILLINOIS HISTORIC PRESERVATION AGENCY
  • Fort de Chartres
  • Fort Kaskaskia
  • Pierre Menard
  • Kaskaskia Bell Memorial
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
  • Randolph County State Recreation Area
  • Kaskaskia River-State Fish and Wildlife Area
  • Fults Hill Prairie-Kidd Lake Marsh State Natural Area
  • Illinois Caverns
  • Peabody River King State Fish and Wildlife Area
  • Pyramid State Recreation Area
  • Lake Murphysboro
  • Piney Creek Ravine State Natural Area
  • World Shooting and Recreation Complex
TOWNS Nearby accommodations to the area are available in Chester, Red Bud, Sparta, Waterloo, and Ste. Genevieve, MO.