Poplar Camp Beach in Carbondale IL

Carbondale Orchards, Wineries and the Great Outdoors

Cultural attractions, recreation opportunities and ample shopping venues make life in Carbondale exciting. The Shawnee Hills Wine Trail and Orchard Trail add to the area’s appeal.

Illinois Wineries, Shawnee Hills Wine Trail

Farm Focus: Wineries

Did you know Illinois is home to 91 wineries and 450 vineyards encompassing 1,115 acres of grapes across the state? Learn more about wine and wineries with these fun facts.

Learn to taste wine properly

Sipping Like a Sommelier

Learn to taste wine properly.

Southern Illinois' Shawnee Hills region is ripe for a wine-lover's weekend.

Adventures in Vino Across Southern Illinois

Southern Illinois’ Shawnee Hills region is ripe for a wine-lover’s weekend.