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map of Touch of Nature with key

GPS Address: 1206 Touch of Nature Road, Makanda, IL 62958

Phone: Monday – Friday        8:00am – 4:30pm        618-453-1121

From the north:
Take Interstate 57 South to the Route 13 exit (Carbondale - Exit #54B), turn west (right) onto Route 13 toward Carbondale, go approximately 15 miles. Look for Wal-Mart on your right once you enter Carbondale. Turn left (south) at this light, Giant City Road. Continue 8 miles south on Giant City Road. Touch of Nature Road will be on your left (east). Turn left and continue straight on Touch of Nature Road. Administration building is the first left.


From the south:
Follow I-24 to I-57 North, or stay on I-57, to the Route 148 exit (Exit #45), head northwest on 148 for approximately 2 miles. Turn left on Grassy Road. There is a convenience store on this corner. Follow Grassy Road for about 7 miles. Stay left when you come to a Y. Continue southwest on Grassy Road. Grassy Road will come to a T at Giant City Road. Turn south (left) on Giant City Road. Continue on Giant City Road approximately 1 mile. Touch of Nature Road will be on your left. Turn left and continue straight on Touch of Nature Road. Administration building is the first left.

From the east:
Head west on I-70 or, if you are further south, take I-64 to I-57 South. Continue approximately 50 miles south from I-64 to the Route 13 exit (Marion - Exit #54B), head west on Route 13 toward Carbondale, go approximately 15 miles. Look for Wal-Mart on your right once you enter Carbondale. Turn left (south) at this light, Giant City Road. Continue 8 miles south on Giant City Road. Touch of Nature Road will be on your left (east). Turn left and continue straight on Touch of Nature Road. Administration building is the first left.


From the west:
Head east on I-64 approximately 50 miles from St. Louis. Take the Route 127 (Nashville) exit south. Continue south for approximately 50 miles to Murphysboro. At Murphysboro, go left (east) for approximately 10 miles. You will pass through the town of Carbondale. Watch for the mall on your right. When you see Wal-Mart on your left, this is your light. Turn right (south) at this light, Giant City Road. Continue 8 miles south on Giant City Road. Touch of Nature Road will be on your left (east). Turn left and continue straight on Touch of Nature Road. Administration building is the first left.