Giant City State Park
Other areas nearby:
Buffalo Rock State Park
Dixon Springs State park
Fernclyffe State Park
Holy Boulders, The
Lehigh Park-Oglesby IL
Starvard Rock State Park
Select Area... Shelter 1 Bluff
There are two climbing areas within the park: the Shelter 1 Bluff and the Devil's Standtable Area. The rock is sandstone and it's not very crowded usually. Shelter 1 has the best climbing in the park.
not far from Carbondale. near the hippie town of Makanda.
Comments on Giant City State Park
By roger fritz from rockford, IL Oct 15, 2012
We took a side trip from jackson falls to Giant city shelter one climbing area. There are some fine lines there. Why has no-one posted these? Are you locals keeping them secret? Come-on share them with us!!!