Picnicking at Illinois and Michigan Canal State Trail
Channahon State Park provides shelters, tables and camp stoves, along with playgrounds, restrooms and water fountains. There are restrooms and drinking water located at the west end of William G. Stratton State Park, along the Illinois River. Gebhard Woods provides rustic beauty with five shady picnic areas which include, tables, shelters, restrooms and water fountains. Join in a baseball game on the diamond while the smaller children enjoy the playground area. Buffalo Rock State Park offers several picnic areas with ample shade, as well as a shelter house with a fireplace and restroom.