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Lake Glendale Recreational Area

Hidden Springs Ranger District

(618) 658-2111

Category: Recreational Areas

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Shawnee National Forest

If you are looking for a place in the center of the Shawnee National Forest, then Lake Glendale Recreation Area is for you.
Lake Glendale Recreation Area offers a wide range of recreation opportunities including hiking, camping, swimming, boating,fishing and bicycling.

Facilities: Campground (electric & non-electric sites) with dump station, restroom with showers, drinking water, beach with bathhouse, children’s play equipment, lakeshore picnic areas with grills, Goose Bay picnic area with picnic shelter, boat launch, boating (electric motors only), hiking trails, paddleboat, canoe & rowboat rentals.
To contact Lake Glendale concessionaire call (618) 949-3807.

Open Season:
All year
-Beach – May 31 to Sept. 6 (lifeguard on duty)
-Picnic Areas
March 15 to October 31
- Boat Launch/Goose Bay Picnic
All Year