Grab your fishing gear and head to Johnson Sauk Trail and the Hennepin Canal where stocked bluegill, walleye and crappie can be found. Ice-fishing is also a popular attraction in the winter. Stay at Geneseo campgrounds and further your outdoor adventure with a canoe or kayak trip down the Hennepin Canal. Rental options available at the Geneseo campgrounds for use around the camp, or rent a fishing boat, kayak or paddleboat at Johnson Sauk Trail.

Geneseo Campground – Camping in the Midst of Nature
22978 IL Hwy 82

Geneseo Campground: Camping along the Hennepin Canal The right accommodation awaits you at Geneseo Campground. Located adjacent to the historic Hennepin Canal you have easy access to recreational oppo...

Open April 1st through October 31st
Johnson Sauk Trail State Park
28616 Sauk Trail Road

Johnson-Sauk Trail State Park is for all seasons and offers exploration of fields of wildflowers, an opportunity for a lazy summer picnic amidst the giant oaks, fall colors with cool night, or fun in...