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Argyle Lake State Park

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Worth the visit

I make the trip to Argyle State Park every fall. I typically visit in October in conjunction with... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
jwindish
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Illinois
WIDE OPEN SPACES

Very nice destination in Central Illinois. Beautiful lake, pine trees and open spaces. Nice camping... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
IllinoisBombom
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Peoria, Illinois
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24 Oct 2018
“Worth the visit”
3 Sep 2016
“WIDE OPEN SPACES”
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

I make the trip to Argyle State Park every fall. I typically visit in October in conjunction with the fall trout release in Illinois. Argyle SP is a typical Illinois campgroud/park. Illinois of course has issues that have little to do with the park, however,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Very nice destination in Central Illinois. Beautiful lake, pine trees and open spaces. Nice camping area and home to many special events.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

The dump station is not working, the shower house is closed because of mold and leaking roof. The trails are no kept open and the horse trails are a mess. Most of the camp sites do not have a decent fire pit. Most of the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Larry M
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We have always loved going to Argyle Park. Since we need 50 amp, we usually go online at reserveamerica.com to pre-register. This time, though, we drove up the registrar and was able to get a spot without reservations. Currently 2016, the state of Illinois has...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Brightens
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Clean, green and full of wildlife, Argyle Lake State Park is a great oasis in an ocean of corn! Camping, hiking, boating and fishing fun for everyone!

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Clerbin F
Reviewed 15 September 2014

They have recently redone all of the roads and areas around the park. Very nice get away for some quite. Has fishing with a boat ramp and there is a small restaurant/ bait shop/ boat rental.

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Josh W
Reviewed 8 September 2014

We paddled around this small lake, saw a kingfisher and red eared snapping turtle! Small lake, not full of speed boats, relaxing!

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank cooley25
Reviewed 4 September 2014

the park itself is beautiful and it is nice to hike around. Be aware of the trail steps throughout it though. The wooded steps were slick and some were broken and bridges were unstable. The camp ground was decent. Bathrooms were close and accessible. The...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Tim D
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Response from IllinoisBombom | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed as long as they are kept on a leash, are up to date on shots, and you clean up their poop and take it with you when you leave. There are some areas that are off limits and are posted. I would check with the... More
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7 November 2016|
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Response from IllinoisBombom | Reviewed this property |
as long as you keep it on a leash and clean up it's poop and take it with you when you leave. There are some areas where dogs are not allowed and are posted and they must be up to date on all shots. There are special rules... More
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