Activities & Amenities

Heartland Lodge in Pike County, Illinois, is a full service resort with all the amenities. We offer horseback riding, sporting clays, fishing, hunting, ATV riding, pistol range, volleyball, croquet, hayrides, bonfires, hiking, bike riding, horseshoes, and over 1,200 acres of trails, ponds and unmatched scenic beauty. As if all that wasn’t enough, trips can be arranged to Missouri to visit museums in historic Hannibal, MO, home of Mark Twain and Molly Brown, or Springfield, IL, (home of Abraham Lincoln) along with our many other local attractions. At Heartland Lodge, you’ll find the best of Midwest vacations including all your favorite activities.


Horseback Riding

Horseback Riding

If you enjoy horseback riding and being around others who love horses, you will fall in love with Heartland Lodge’s Riding Stables.


Sporting Clays

Sporting Clays

Heartland’s fifteen-station sporting clays course is one of the finest shooting courses in the Midwest.


ATV Riding

ATV Riding

Our ATV park and lodges are quickly becoming a “vacation hot spot” for individuals, families and groups that are looking for a nice place to get away and have miles of trails to ride their four wheelers, UTVs and dirt bikes.


Golfing

Golfing

Within a short distance of Heartland Lodge you can enjoy several different private or public golf courses.


Bike Riding

Bike Riding

Enjoy the miles of bike routes and trails that surround Heartland Lodge, located between the Mississippi and Illinois River in scenic Pike and Calhoun County, Illinois.


Fishing

Fishing

There are two fishing ponds located at the Heartland OHV Park and we’re only 17 miles away from the 200 acre Pittsfield Lake!


Scenic Hayride

Scenic Hayride

Our one hour long scenic hayride along the Mississippi River bluffs is a favorite with our guests.


Local Attractions

Local Attractions

The Rolling Hills of Pike & Calhoun Counties in Illinois are the perfect location for your next getaway, vacation or retreat.


Pistol Range

Pistol Range

All guests staying overnight can enjoy our outdoor pistol range for Free!


Shed Hunting

Whitetail Deer Shed Antler Hunting

During February through March many guests enjoy hunting for shedded Antlers from Whitetail Deer, Mule Deer, Elk and other antlered species on the Heartland Lodge Properties.


Morel Mushroom Hunting

Morel Mushroom Hunting

In West-Central Illinois where Harpole’s Heartland Lodge is located, morel mushrooms are certainly the mushrooms of choice. They are often found on the properties here during April and May.


Wild Berry Picking

Wild Berry Picking

Around June through August is the time of year for picking wild Blackberries and Raspberries in Illinois! The Heartland Lodge properties are loaded with these tasty berries.


Glassing Whitetails

Glassing Whitetails

If you enjoy watching monster bucks in the summertime, June through September is perfect to observe some of the biggest Deer in the nation here at Heartland Lodge.