Rim Rock's Dogwood Cabins in the Southern Illnois Shawnee Forest near Garden of the Gods is the perfect spot family reunion or group gathering. We have five cabins of all sizes sleeping a total of 32. We have an outside pavilion with concrete floor and electric with a cedar archway. We have 77 beautiful acres complete with private hiking trail that is bordered by the Shawnee National Forest. Directly across the road is Rim Rock hiking trail. We are on the American Discovery Trail, the Ohio River Scenic Byway and the Shawnee Hills Scenic Byway AND only 1/3 from the River to River Trail. National Forest trail 101 is about 20 feet from our property line. Our cabins include everything you need but food and personal items. We are pet friendly and have numerous farm animals for the kids to enjoy. Each cabin has a screened in porch and private fire ring. We provide wood for the fire. Each cabin has a grill and the pavilion has charcoal and gas grills. We are surrounded by Shawnee National Forest sites including Garden of the Gods (7 miles), Cave in Rock State Park (15 miles), Rim Rock Hiking area (across road), Pounds Hollow Lake (1 mile), Kentucky Amish Country (20 miles), Ohio River (15 miles) and MUCH more. We have had several family reunions, weddings and get togethers. Pavilion is FREE if all cabins are rented.
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