Garden of the Gods

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  • More rock formations at Garden of the Gods.
  • Monkey Head Rock Garden of the Gods.
  • Iron deposits leave swirls in the rock from erosion.
  • View from High Point Garden of the Gods.
  • Looking away from Camel Back Rock.
  • Camel Rock Garden of the Gods.
  • Camel Back and Monkey Head Rocks.
  • Catus near High Point Overlook, Garden of the Gods.
  • Tree growing up Rocks at Garden of the Gods.
  • Interesting tree shapes at Garden of the Gods.
  • Another overlook at Garden of the Gods.
  • Unusual formations at Garden of the Gods.
  • More interesting rock formations at Garden of the Gods.
  • Rock formations at GOG can make your imagination run wild.
  • Anvil Rock Garden of the Gods.

 

Last Modified 3/20/13

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Shawnee National Forest
Harrisburg, IL 62946
(618) 253-7114

Getting There

From Exit 54 at Interstate 57 and Illinois 13, drive 25 miles east on Illinois 13 to US 45 in Harrisburg. Turn right onto US 45 and drive south 1 mile to Illinois 34. Turn left onto Illinois 34 and drive 16 miles to Karbers Ridge Road. Turn left onto Karbers Ridge Road and drive 3 miles east to Illinois 10, turn right. Continue about 1 mile to Garden of the Gods Road, turn left. Look for Garden of the Gods Recreation area on your left.

From the south take Illinois 1 North to Cadiz Road. Turn left and continue west 6 miles to Karbers Ridge Road. Turn left and continue west for 4 miles to Illinois 10 (Garden of the Gods Road). Turn left for about 1 mile. Turn left into Garden of the Gods Recreation area.

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