Campground Rules


  • All parents are responsible for the conduct of their children

  • Parents, please make sure that your children  are properly supervised & informed of the dangers of playing by the lakes

  • Adult supervision is required by STATE LAW for any child under the age of 16 at the swimming lake

  • For the safety of YOUR children, parents should accompany them to the restrooms, playgrounds, beach area & lake

  • Discharge of firearms and fireworks is prohibited. No hunting!

  • Be courteous of your camping neighbors

  • QUIET HOURS should be observed between 11:00 PM to 8:00 AM, Sunday through Thursday and 12:00 AM to 8:00 AM, Friday and Saturday

  • Each camper is required to keep his or her lot orderly at all times.  

  • No storage of any kind is permitted around or under trailer

  • A camping site shall be occupied by not more than one family

  • We encourage family camping. Minor children are not allowed to camp when parents are not present.  

Site Rules 

Grounds' Rules

  • Speed limit is 5MPH in the park, please watch out for children!

  • All camping fees must be paid in advance

  • Swimming in the lake is only allowed at the beach area

  • NO GAS motors allowed on any lake

  • Campfires permitted in grills or designated areas only! Fires must be attended at all times!

  • Positively no damage to property, trees or wildlife is permitted.

  • The management reserves the right to evict anyone for infraction of the regulations, or whose behavior is offensive,.

  • Fossil Rock Recreation Area or its owners are not responsible for accidents, or for lost or stolen items

  • Please check in office for a complete list of park guidelines

   But some folks give their pets a bad reputation.


  • Pets must be kept on a leash at all times

  • Pets must be kept quiet and never left unattended outside of camper

  • No visiting pets!

  • You must clean up after your pet!! 

  • Place droppings in the plastic bag and place in dumpster

  • Please walk dogs in area outside the Main Entrance

We        Pets

P: (815) 476-7275

E:  info@myfossilrock

24615 W. Strip Mine Road

Wilmington, IL 60481

Mon - Fri: 9am - 2pm

​​Sat - Sun: Appt Only


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