Weldon Springs State Park RV & Campground Guide


Located in Central Illinois between Salt Creek and Weldon Springs, just minutes from Clinton, Weldon Springs State Park is a 550-acre park that offers year-round recreational opportunities for RV lovers. The terrain around the park is easy to navigate. It is surrounded by farmland, which means no overhanging branches that might scuff up your RV. Weldon Springs State Park is also near small Illinois towns like Weldon, Wapella, and Lane. The larger cities nearby are Bloomington, Illinois, and Champaign, Illinois. 

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Spring 30-75 F
Summer 60-86 F
Fall 31-79 F
Winter 15-38 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Weldon Springs State Park

RVing is a fun and convenient way to explore state parks. You can cover more miles and plan out daytrips. If you do not own an RV, then you can rent one from RVshare that fits your budget. 

Arrowhead Acres Campground

Arrowhead Acres is an RV park located in the heart of Central Illinois and is minutes away from Clinton Lake. It has two well-stocked ponds with different species of fish, and campers can enjoy activities in the game room. This park prides itself on providing campsites that offer relaxation and privacy. Here, you will find 118 RV sites.

  • Water hookup: Yes

  • Electrical hookup: Yes

  • Sewer hookup: No

  • Wi-Fi: No

  • Pet-friendly: Yes

  • Other amenities: Dump station, bathhouse, picnic table, and fire ring at every site

D&W Lake Camping & RV Park

Located in Champaign, Illinois, and 15 minutes away from Springfield, D&W Lake Camping & RV Park offers a variety of outdoor activities. Campers can enjoy walking paths, a golf course, swimming pools, and tennis. Rates start at $35 a night for full hookups, and you can book online.

  • Water hookup: Yes

  • Electrical hookup: Yes

  • Sewer hookup: Yes

  • Wi-Fi: Yes

  • Pet-friendly: Yes

  • Other amenities: Pull-through available, propane, laundry facilities, playground, boat rentals

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What to Do at
Weldon Springs State Park

Inside Weldon Springs State Park

Weldon Springs State Park offers recreational activities year-round. During the warm months, you can enjoy picnicking, hiking, fishing, and boating. In the winter, this state park offers ice fishing, tobogganing, cross-country skiing, and sledding on snowy days. It has a large campground with vehicle access, level site pads, and campsites that overlook the lake. Weldon Springs was also voted as one of the "Top Twenty Campgrounds in America" by Family Circle Magazine. 

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How to Get to
Weldon Springs State Park

You can take a variety of ways to Weldon Springs, but most connect to County Road 14. Most travelers go through Clinton to reach the park. If you are driving from Clinton, then you want to turn off on Route 10 East. Make a right turn at Black's Heating and A/C. Along this route, you will see signs leading to the park for about 3 miles. It is a straight shot, and you will just drive until you see the park.

Entering Weldon Springs State Park

The park's hours are Monday through Sunday, 6:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.

Weldon Springs State Park Entry Fee : $0.0

If you're looking for a great RV destination, then you should not miss out on the opportunity to see one of the most comprehensive state parks in Illinois. Weldon Springs State Park offers a variety of fun and exciting indoor and outdoor activities. Do not forget to tag RVshare on social media! We want to see your pictures. Send your posts and pictures to [email protected].

Frequently Asked Questions About Weldon Springs State Park

What is the best time of year to visit Weldon Springs State Park?

Most visitors to Weldon Springs State Park prefer to visit during the summer when the temperature's warm enough to enjoy picnicking, hiking, fishing, and other outdoor activities. If you want fewer crowds, visit in the winter.

What is the climate of Weldon Springs State Park?

Weldon Springs State Park has a seasonal climate. Summers are hot, with daytime temperatures in the mid-80s. Winter brings snowfall and temperatures that fall into the teens. Rain can happen year-round.

What kind of wildlife can be found in Weldon Springs State Park?

The park has many wildlife species that call the forest home. While exploring the park, you might encounter great horned owls, wild turkeys, or beavers. You might even see a family of white-tailed deer cross your path.

Are there designated RV camping spots in Weldon Springs State Park?

RV camping opportunities at Weldon Springs State Park are plentiful, with 75 RV-designated spots available. These sites come with electrical hookups only. The campground has an on-site dump station for easy waste disposal.

Are pets allowed at Weldon Springs State Park?

Yes, bring your pets to Weldon Springs State Park and enjoy nature together. When hiking or exploring the park, make sure your dogs are leashed and bring a bag to clean up after them.