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Carbondale, Southern Illinois
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We are located close to many area attractions

  • 3 miles from Southern Illinois University (SIU) and downtown Carbondale, IL
  • 6 miles from Giant City State Park and downtown Makanda, IL
  • Within 5 miles of Cedar, Little Grassy, and Devil's Kitchen Lakes
  • 5 miles from Stone Creek Golf Course
  • Close to the Southern Illinois Wine Trail
  • Minutes from Amtrak and regional airports in Marion and Carbondale
  • .7 miles from SIU/Carbondale public transportation

To view a map of our location, especially in relation to the Southern Illinois Wine Trail, please consult this map.

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  Driving directions are provided below. Alternatively, click HERE to get directions from Google Maps or see the map at the bottom of the page.  
  From downtown Carbondale or IL Route 13, head south on US 51 out of downtown Carbondale and past the campus of Southern Illinois University.    
  At Pleasant Hill Rd (the first light after SIUC), take a left and head east on Pleasant Hill Rd.
Pleasant Hill Rd at US 51
Pleasant Hill Rd. intersection with US 51
  Almost immediately, you will pass over an overpass. Directly after the overpass, Springer Ridge Road will be on your right. Go south by taking a right on Springer Ridge.
Springer Ridge at Pleasant Hill Rd
Springer Ridge Rd at Pleasant Hill
  Go .7 miles south on Springer Ridge. You will see a sign that says "Hill Blocks View." At the top of this hill, Dakota Road veers sharply to the left. There's some mailboxes on the left (as shown in the photo to the right) and one of these says "Cabins." Take a left right after the mailboxes and go east on Dakota Road. If you reach Boskeydell Rd, you've gone too far!
Dakota Rd at Springer Ridge
Dakota Rd at Springer Ridge Rd
  At the fork in the driveway, take the left hand side. Immediately take another left for Cabin One or proceed up to the next cabin on the left for Cabin Two. To reach Cabin Three, you will pass Cabin Two, then pass a house on the left with a large garage on the right. Cabin Three will be the next structure on the right hand side.
At the fork in the driveway, take a left.
A Google map can be found HERE to get personalized driving directions by choosing "Get directions."    
Consult the map below, if desired