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Therapeutic Recreation and Camp Little Giant - Creating memories and smiles since 1952.
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Eclipse On August 21, 2017, Southern Illinois will become the eclipse crossroads of America.  SIU's Touch of Nature is right in its path as well and we offer all sorts of unique opportunities to experience it in our pristine natural setting. 

Find out more information regarding lodging and eclipse-related activities on our 2017 Eclipse Page.  


Mountain BikeHave you heard?  Touch of Nature is bringing brand-new mountain biking opportunities to Southern Illinois.  Visit our Trails page for more details. Adventures Underway photoAdventures Underway Camp for ages 10-13 starts Monday, June 19.  It is our first overnight camp and full of adventure and traditional camp traditions.  Visit our EdVenture Camps page here to register and find out about more summer camp offerings.  

Camp Little Giant collageOffering lifetime memories and experiences for campers with abilities and disabilities since 1952.  Camp Little Giant continues Sunday, June 18 with our first of three sessions of Camp Traditions.  Visit our Camp Little Giant page here for more information about our Camp Traditions and Camp Shawnee sessions, and Dyna Camp. 

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