Summer in Carbondale
Staying in Southern Illinois has its benefits, largely consisting of natural beauty and outdoor activities. The region is surrounded by areas dedicated to hiking, sightseeing, camping, picnicking, boating, fishing, hunting and more. Summer is the perfect time to visit the numerous sites that make Southern Illinois so unique. If you think campus is gorgeous -- you're right -- but you haven't seen anything, yet.
If you get your fill of scenic beauty, check out Southern Illinois' summer entertainment options.