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Allerton Family Campout
Allerton Park & Retreat Center
515 Old Timber Rd.
Monticello, Illinois 61856
Save the date to spend the weekend exploring Allerton’s Natural Areas with the whole family! This hassle-free camping experience, will provide families the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and learn about nature.
Spend the day helping biologists (from the University of Illinois Natural History Survey and the Illinois Department of Natural Resources) catch, identify, and release various wildlife, and enjoy a live wildlife show by NHECM: Natural History Education Co. of the MidSouth. After dinner, relax by the campfire for stories, s’mores and sing along, or go on a stargazing night hike led by the U of I Astronomy Department – Astronomy Illinois.
Details and registration information will be available as the date gets closer.