Lusk Creek

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  • Lusk Creek Lusk Creek
  • Pond on River-to-River trail in Lusk Creek Wilderness area Pond on River-to-River trail in Lusk Creek Wilderness area
  • Very large rock house on Lusk Creek Very large rock house on Lusk Creek
  • Pile of rocks south on Lusk Creek Pile of rocks south on Lusk Creek
  • Tree growing up the rock hill side on Lusk Creek Tree growing up the rock hill side on Lusk Creek
  • Camping near River-to-River trail Camping near River-to-River trail
  • Buds and Bugs at Lusk Creek Buds and Bugs at Lusk Creek
  • Bedrock on Lusk Creek Bedrock on Lusk Creek
  • Rusty checking out rocks at Lusk Creek Rusty checking out rocks at Lusk Creek
  • Looking south down Lusk Creek Looking south down Lusk Creek
  • More large rock walls More large rock walls
  • Plenty of rock houses along Lusk Creek Plenty of rock houses along Lusk Creek
  • Small rock house on Lusk Creek Small rock house on Lusk Creek
  • Gap between rocks on Lusk Creek Gap between rocks on Lusk Creek
  • Looking south down Lusk Creek Looking south down Lusk Creek
  • Lusk Creek flowing under some rocks Lusk Creek flowing under some rocks
  • Merger of Lusk Creek and Bear Creek Merger of Lusk Creek and Bear Creek

Last Modified 3/20/13

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Shawnee National Forest
Harrisburg, IL 62946
(618) 253-7114

Getting There

From Herod take Raum Road to Concord Cemetery. Markers for the River-to-River trail can be seen for the first 1.5 miles. The first road to the right leads to Williams Hill. The highest point in the area. Continue till the next fork in the road, bear right. The next intersection is Hartsville. Continue left, after a short distance the road makes a 90º turn to the right. A trail head for the River-to-River trail can be found to the left at Concord Cemetery. The River-to-River trail follows the road for a short time before crossing the road at a small creek just before the next 90º left turn. The trail heads toward the Lusk Creek Wilderness area.

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