The Resort at Egyptian Hills is your passport to the ultimate outdoor family vacation.  They have a variety of activities to keep the entire family entertained including:  Waterskiing, wake boarding, tubing, sport fishing, pleasure boating, horseback riding, rock climbing, biking, kayaking, and so much more! The Resort is located at 75 Egyptian Parkway in
Creal Springs, Illinois. For more information, click here

Nestled in the pristine Shawnee National Forest, The Resort is regarded as “one of Illinois best kept secrets”.  This Resort provides a four-season, fun-filled, lakeside escape for your entire family with endless activities and entertainment that everyone will enjoy.

The Resort offers numerous lodging options, to fit your families needs. First there is the Chalet,  the single chalet park model sleeps up to 6 comfortably. Includes fully furnished kitchen, 1 bath, living area, 600 s.f. deck with grill and 1 boat dock. Second is the Double Chalet park model sleeps up to 10 comfortably. Includes fully furnished kitchen, 2 baths, living area, 1,400 s.f. deck with grill and 2 boat docks.

Another lodging option is the Loft Family Cabin, The loft family cabin sleeps up to 10 guests with two separate queen bedrooms downstairs and a loft with two full and two twin bunks.  The loft is the perfect space for kids. Full kitchen, two full bathrooms, and a large deck that’s so close to the water you can fish off it!  The boat slip is located directly behind the unit.

They even have an option, where you can rent a cabin with its own pontoon boat. This will come in handy at this gorgeous lakefront property. For information on this rental, click here.

Within minutes of your cabin, your family can enjoy guided expeditions such as; horseback riding, rock climbing, mountain biking, kayaking, zip lining, wildlife photography and many other outdoor activities.

There is also an onsite Class A motor-coach park located at the resort. This is the most beautiful park model and Class A motorcoach park in the Midwest. Very limited number of sites – multi-year leases available. For more information, click here.

The Resort is your passport to the ultimate outdoor family vacation.  Whether you are into waterskiing, wakeboarding, tubing, sport fishing, or pleasure boating; the Lake of Egypt is a boater’s paradise.  All within a stone’s throw of your cabin.

Along with offering these activities at the resort, its also easy for you to enjoy them.  Forget the hassle of lugging along your bikes, kayaks, boats or skis.  The Resort has rentals for all of that and more!

The resort borders the Shawnee National Forest which extends over 280,000 acres of rough mountaintops and rugged rock formations between the natural borders of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. Maple, dogwood, oak and pine are interspersed among the unique sandstone formations that decorate the eastern hills.

Lounge on one of the many lakeside patios.  Have a pizza or a panini and enjoy a game of checkers or chess.  Read Hemingway in one of the cushioned seating enclaves or just enjoy a million dollar view of the Lake of Egypt, in particular the magnificent sunsets.

Your ultimate outdoor family vacation begins right here at this large but cozy lakeside retreat.

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