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  • Snake Road Tour
  • Young Trekkers Programs
  • Critter Night

    Come join the Forest Service, Friends of the Shawnee National Forest, and UNIMIN Minerals, Inc. in an evening of activities and crafts centered around nocturnal animals. Visit a “bat cave”, hear Native American wildlife stories, hike an interpretive trail and meet costumed critters along the way! Free Again, Inc. will be presenting “Birds of Prey” so please bring a lawn chair or a blanket.

    Friday, October 19 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Lincoln Memorial Picnic Grounds
    Jonesboro, IL

    Large groups need to preregister at 618-833-8576.

    Registration required: Yes

  • Camp Ondessonk Trail Races
  • Bald Knob Wilderness Trail Volunteer Day
  • Shawnee Marathon
  • Great Rivers Wilderness Skills Institute