Tag: Central Region in Carlyle

  • Carlyle Dam West Campground

    Dam West Recreation Area is a campground and day-use area situated on the southern shore of Carlyle Lake, a prime getaway for city-dwellers and families. Located 50 miles east of St. Louis, the area offers the peaceful retreat of a small town combined with the grandeur of Illinois’ largest man-made Read more [...]

  • Carlyle Lake

    The largest man-made lake in Illinois (26,000 acres), Carlyle Lake is a premier location for outdoor sports. Well known to sailers, it is one of the best and most challenging for sailboats. There is also boating, fishing, hunting, bird watching, sand beaches and camping areas. Hotels, cabins and golf courses Read more [...]

  • Boulder Marina

    The Marina is on the east side of Carlyle Lake adjacent to the Boulder Recreation Area. It has modern concrete docks, water and electric service, a gas dock and ship’s store, boat lifts, private ramp and more.

  • Boulder Recreation Area

    The campground sits along the lakeshore and offers ample shade. There are 83 campsites, all of which have a view of the lake with some sites perched directly on the shoreline. Each campsite offers a picnic area, and the campground has modern amenities like flush toilets, showers and drinking water, Read more [...]

  • Bretz Wildlife Lodge & Winery

    Bretz Wildlife Lodge & Winery, located in beautiful Southern Illinois, just north of Carlyle offers a unique atmosphere for sipping wine and is the perfect compliment to everyday celebrations as well as those special occasions. Wildlife Lodge & Winery is not for wine drinkers only, we offer something for everyone. Read more [...]