Directions to the Makanda Inn
Prefer a little more interesting path than your phone is giving you?
Here’s the scenic route through Giant City State Park, from Interstate 57 Southbound:
- Take Exit 45 for State Highway 148/N. Refugee Road, turn LEFT
- 2.7 miles to Grassy Road, turn LEFT
there is a country store at the corner
- 4.3 miles to Spillway Road, turn LEFT
be careful not to miss this turn
- 4.4 miles to Giant City Road, a stop sign, turn LEFT
- 3.5 miles to S. Church Street, turn RIGHT
it’s about a half mile past Giant City Stables
- 1.9 miles to Old Lower Cobden Road, turn LEFT
You will pass a church on the left, the road changes to Baptist Hill Road, and down a steep hill to the Makanda Boardwalk at the stop sign
- Go about a half a mile to the Inn!