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Welcome to the closest KOA to Chicago and O'Hare International Airport

Enjoy a peaceful camping experience in a friendly and quiet country setting. We offer a variety of basic and upgraded RV sites, shaded tent sites, rustic and deluxe camping cabins, and fully equipped travel trailers for rent. WIFI is complimentary throughout the park.

There is a lot to do for families! Check out the Gem Mining, Jump Pad, Gagaball, Mini Golf, Pool, Polipong, and huge playground! Join us for guided activities on weekends.

Visit area attractions like the Illinois Railway Museum, Santa's Village Azoosment Park and more.

Take the "Metra" train from nearby Crystal Lake or Woodstock to visit Chicago for sightseeing, festivals, and tours.

We are also a convenient distance to the Woodfield Mall, Prime Outlet Discount Mall, and the Grand Victoria Riverboat Casino. 

There are many family owned restaurants within 10 minutes of the campground. We encourage our guests to enjoy the variety of the local cuisine!

General Information

You will find us approximately 55 miles from downtown Chicago, 4.5 miles to I-90, in a rural setting of northwestern Illinois.

24 hour gated campground (after hour arrivals need reservation), dog breed restrictions apply. Please call for more information, 815 923 4206.

Deluxe Cabins with patios are set up next to each other in the RV park to facilitate families that like to camp close to each other.

All our rustic cabins are equipped with an A/C unit.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 65' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pool (5/29 - 9/4)
  • Mini Golf
  • Firewood ($)
  • Bike Rentals ($)
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

Latest Hot Deal

Big Weekend

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WHEN: May 12-13, 2023

WHAT: Stay Friday night, May 12th at a participating campground, and get Saturday night, May 13th for just $20*.

WHY: The Big Weekend helps raise funds to send kids with cancer to medically-supervised camps all across North America. Kids fighting cancer deserve a chance to attend a summer camp and to just be a kid again. Funds raised from May 13 support KOA Care Camps which distributes more than $2.2 million dollars annually to support 132 oncology camps each year. Learn more at koacarecamps.org.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one-site, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. Not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

Illinois Railway Museum

See, ride and explore a museum in motion. See the trains Hollywood made famous. Ride the trains that took us to war and brought us back to peace. Explore a "living" history museum. One price covers admission and rides. Hours vary. Located only one mile from the KOA. For more information visit their web site!



Santa's Village Azoosment Park

Great Family Fun........
Close by & affordable
Santa's Village Azoosment Park is an all inclusive park, meaning that one admission price covers all of your rides, all of the petting zoo, including Pony Rides, and all shows...and parking is FREE!




Two very nice golf courses are located near the campground. Check them out:



Bike Trails

These websites provide more information on the many nearby walking and biking trails:



Campground Awards and Programs