Recreational Opportunities
Mazonia/Braidwood Fish & Wildlife
Area- State Park 6120 Acres -
Over
200 small strip-mine lakes up to 35
acres in size.
Directions:  4.6 miles south of
Highway 113 on Route 66 (Rt.
53)Fishing shore & boat: boats
restricted to electric motors
only.  Many boat ramps
Hiking
Picnic Areas
Biking - 3 miles of low speed
paved roads with spectacular
views of lakes.  6 miles round
trip.  Perfect for the whole family.
Photography: spectacular views
of lakes and wildlife
Waterfowl hunting
Deer hunting:  bow only
Fossil hunting:  
4.6 miles south of Highway 113
on Route 66 (Rt. 53)
For information call the state
office at 815-237-0063
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enlarge.
Braidwood Lake - 2640 acre cooling lake
Fishing shore & boat:  gasoline engine
required, no HP limit.  0.4 miles east of
Route 66 on Highway 113, turn right on
Cemetery Rd. (Comet Drive) by the high
school.  1.2 miles ahead at the end of the
road.
Children's Park - Lincoln and First Street
Skateboarding Park - at
Braidwood Park, First
Street and Center.