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Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend at the Lodge this Summer! Memorial Day Weekend is just around the corner! If you are looking for a fun outdoor getaway for this weekend or anytime this summer, we invite you to experience everything Heartland Lodge has to offer! Take advantage of this three-day weekend and hit the trails! Enjoy

Family Reunion Destination Update, April, 2024- “Now is the time to plan your next family reunion at Heartland Lodge!! We offer the perfect family getaway with several activities and amenities for families of all sizes! Get those vacation days in now and book Sunday-Thursday for special lodging rates! Please give us a call today for

Heartland's Atv/ Utv Photo Contest!

Where to get away for a guys’ getaway weekend? Harpole’s Heartland Lodge & Resort is the perfect place for you and your buddies next getaway destination! Located in the scenic rolling hills of southern Pike County Illinois, the lodge provides several fun on-site activities such as sporting clays, ATV riding, UTV rentals, fishing excursions, hiking,

Romantic common area in Sunset Valley Lodge

Labor Day Weekend Getaway! August 31st, September 1st & 2nd Looking for a fun & relaxing LABOR DAY WEEKEND Escape!? We invite you to check out everything the lodge has to offer! Enjoy a round of sporting clays on our 15-station course (rental shotguns available), cruise our ATV park on one of our Polaris UTV

Saddled up and ready to ride

Unbridled Excitement: Heartland Lodge Hosts an Unmissable Horse Event 2024 DATES T.B.D. *Guided Horseback Rides are Available now through Sept 30th, click here for more details on trail rides >> Saddle up, horse enthusiasts! Heartland Lodge is gearing up to host an unforgettable horse riding event that promises a perfect blend of education, camaraderie, and

Christmas Lights Exterior Lodge

So, what are your plans for this winter? Did you get any really cool ‘outdoorsy’ gifts for Christmas…nice warm boots, a thick coat, or a fuzzy hat and gloves…that you need to try out? Did you get a new book (or two) that you just can’t wait to read? Or…did you get the PERFECT holiday

Enjoy a group horse ride on our trails

Heartland Lodge, renowned for its breathtaking horse trail rides, has elevated its equestrian offerings with an exciting addition– Personal Horse Riding Lessons. Whether you’re a beginning rider with limited experience or a seasoned pro, our individualized lessons can be customized just for you! Participants can expect a transformative and personalized equestrian experience. Heartland offers 5-star

Summer nights on the river cannot be beat!

River Tour Excursions! Our newest attraction at the lodge this summer is our Mississippi River Tour Excursions! Enjoy a half or full day scenic river tour with our experienced boat captain that knows the historic river like “the back of his hand”! Enjoy the same river channels Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn explored! During your

Fireplace, TV and jetted tub included!

Birthday Getaway Trips   If you are searching for the best birthday getaway or birthday vacation trip, Heartland Lodge has you covered! Several of our guest make spending their birthday at the lodge a tradition! Whether it’s an extra special year like your 30th, 40th or 50th birthday or any in between! If you are

Wild Berries at Heartland Lodge

Well it’s that time of the year for picking wild blackberries! At Heartland Lodge we have many places to pick and harvest these flavorful blackberries as it is the right time of the year for them to be ripe. Many of our guests take advantage of the hundre