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Carlyle Lake, IL

US Army Corps of Engineers

Water-oriented outdoor recreation opportunities including camping, picnicking, swimming, boating, fishing, and hunting. Expecially attractive to sailboaters. Illinois' largest lake.

Large arch bridge, purple and pink sunset
Bridge at Sunset

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Carlyle Lake

Address

801 Lake Road
Carlyle, IL 62231-9703
Phone:(618) 594-2484

Directions

50 miles east of St. Louis, MO on US 50.

Activities
  • BOATING BOATING
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE
  • HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED
  • OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
  • PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE
  • SWIMMING SITE SWIMMING SITE
  • VISITOR CENTER VISITOR CENTER
  • WATER SPORTS WATER SPORTS
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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