September and October are Perfect Months to Visit!!
September and October are perfect months to enjoy Heartland Lodge! With cool weather ahead guests will be taking advantage of all the outdoor activities around the lodge. It’s a perfect time to put on a sweatshirt as the sun goes down and take advantage of the cooler temperatures. Who doesn’t love sitting around a bonfire with friends and family enjoying the peace and quite of the fire cracking and enjoying a fire-cooked s’more!?
**Take advantage of our FALL WEEKDAY DEALS HERE >>**
Fall Festivals and Local Attractions
Several local fall festivals and other fun activities will be going on around the lodge! A self-guided Barn Quilt tour or Country Round Trip Tour are all great ways to spend a fall day! Pike County’s Fall Pickin’ Days will be October 16th & 17th this year. Click here for more local attractions and activities >>
ATV Park/ UTV Rentals
Enjoy an ATV trail ride across some of the most scenic land in Illinois! We have Polaris UTV rentals available or you can bring your own! ATV riding is one of the favorite activities for our guests. For more on our ATV riding park click here >>
Horseback Trail Riding
Riding our horses is also a favorite among our guests. Step back in time and ride the same trail that the Carrolton Ridge Stage Coach took riders on many years ago. For more on our guided horseback trail riding click here >>.
Sporting Clays Course
Our sporting clays course is one that you will want to try if you are a beginner or an advance shooter. Our course was featured on the national tv show Pull! Its scenic to walk through and very fun to shoot. With 15 different stations, you will get a variety of different angles and shots in! For more on our sporting clays click here >>
Bonfire w/ Smore’s!
You can also just relax and sit outside your room with your favorite beverage on one of our decks and watch all the wildlife and world go by! The gently rolling topography around the lodge creates absolutely stunning views of the brilliant oranges and red leaves. As the sun sets over the horizon, the array of different colors are absolutely breathtaking! Pictures of Fall at the Lodge >>
Heartland has gained a reputation for excellent dinning! Make sure you take advantage of the meals package when making your reservation! We offer a hearty brunch and supper meal. All meals are homecooked and prepared daily. You will not leave hungry!!
Last Updated: September 23rd, 2021