Banner Marsh State Fish & Wildlife Area

Banner Marsh State Fish & Wildlife Area


Location:25 miles southwest of Peoria on US 24.
Facilities:Picnic areas, boat ramps, restrooms, area for training hunting dogs and conducting field trials.
Activities:Boating, canoeing, fishing, hunting, youth group camping (walk-in or boat-in).
Special Features:Banner Marsh is made up of more than 200 individual bodies of water that, together with its land resources, provide habitat for migrating and local waterfowl, numerous species of fish, and other wildlife.
Address:19721 N US 24
Canton, IL 61520

Phone:309-647-9184
Web: dnr.state.il.us/Lands/Landmgt/PARKS/R1/banner.htm
Size: 4,363 acres.

See other parks in Illinois.