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Camping at Pere Marquette

For visitors who prefer a rustic experience, Pere Marquette offers a wide range of camping opportunities:

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Reservations for campsites, cabins and picnic shelters, and group camps may be made at ExploreMoreIL.

Campground Crafts with Chris!

The whole family is invited to come make crafts with Christ, the Campground Host. Meet Site Interpreter Kayla and Campground Host Chris at the Visitor Center 10 minutes prior to start time, BRING A MASK. Arrive early as supplies are limited.

APRIL 17 @11AM- Spring Bird feeder

Learn how to make a bird feeder! NUT ALLERGY WARNING

In this craft, we will make a bird feeder out of a pinecone and peanut butter.

April 24 @11AM- Earth Week! Plant a milkweed

Celebrate Earth Week and plant a milkweed seed to feed the butterflies and bees! Those that attend this event will get to bring home a milkweed seed that they planted themselves. We will also learn about the monarch butterflies.

May 8 @11AM- Nature Mandala

Paint a tree cookie! Drawing and coloring a mandala can be a highly enriching personal experience in which you look inside yourself and find the shapes, colores, and patterns to represent anything from your state of mind!