Found in the heart of the Giant City Park is Giant City Lodge...
From Route 13:

Travel on Route 13 until Giant City Road intersection.

Turn south on Giant City Road.

Travel approximately 12 miles into the park.

From Route 51:

Travel on Route 51 south of Carbondale to the Makanda exit.

Travel approximately 3 miles to Makanda.

Proceed to the main entrance of the park.

Distance To Giant City
Distance to the Lodge
Chicago, IL 339 miles
Champaign, IL 210 miles
Springfield, IL 211 miles
St. Louis, MO 141 miles
Evansville, IN 110 miles
Paducah, KY 65 miles
Cape Girardeau, MO 39 miles
Memphis, TN 207 miles
Nashville, TN 200 miles

From Cape Girardeau

Take Route 3 north to Route 146 at Ware.

Take Route 51 north until the Makanda exit.

Travel approximately 3 miles to Makanda.

Proceed to the main entrance of the park.

From Chicago

Take I-57 south to exit 54B.

Take Route 13 west to Carbondale.

In Carbondale, turn south on Giant City Road.

Travel approximately 12 miles to Giant City Lodge.

From Evansville

Take I-64 west to I-57 south to exit 54B.

Take Route 13 west to Carbondale.

In Carbondale, turn south on Giant City Road.

Travel approximately 12 miles to Giant City Lodge.

From Paducah

Take I-24 west to Route 146.

Take Route 51 north until the Makanda exit.

Travel approximately 3 miles to Makanda.

Proceed to the main enterance of the park.

From St. Louis

Take I-64 east until Route 127 exit.

Exit onto Route 127 south and travel to Route 13.

Take Route 13 east through Carbondale.

Turn south on Giant City Road.

Travel approximately 12 miles to Giant City Lodge.

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