If you’re looking for backcountry camping near Chicago, Kettle Moraine State Forest South in southern Wisconsin is probably your best option.
Starved Rock State Park is one of the most popular Chicago area campgrounds and offers hiking, boating, fishing, and more than 100 camping sites.
Gebhard Woods is one of the cheapest campgrounds in the Chicago area. It’s not a very peaceful setting, but it’s a decent place to camp overnight.
Indiana Dunes State Park is a Chicago area campground about 50 miles from the Windy City with beaches, forests, sand dunes, and 139 camping sites.
Welcome to the best resource for finding campgrounds in the Chicago area. Within the next few weeks, we’ll be posting information, reviews, pictures and links of all the campgrounds within a couple-hour drive from the city of Chicago, including a few in Indiana and Wisconsin, as well as those within Illinois. Stay tuned for our […]