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Samson's Whitetail Mountain Lodge or Rooms

Giant Front porch deck with relaxing swing
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Giant Front porch deck with relaxing swing
front of lodge with antler decor
Lake of Egypt 15 min away- we offer boat tours, call for pricing
Lake of Egypt 15 min away- we offer boat tours, call for pricing
lodge and log cabin next door
arch of antlers-great photo op
swing next to antler arch
giant back decks, 3 levels, with covered areas and seating and grills
main back deck
large handmade rock charcoal or woodchip grill on main back deck
charcoal  grill and antler light fixture
charcoal grill on back deck, we also offer propane grills
saloon entry
saloon mustering area
saloon -relaxing area to enjoy peaceful sit
saloon entry and giant back deck area
monster taxidermy display inside main lodge
upper level of taxidermy display
rustic peaceful bedroom (now has flatscreen)
deck door off of bedroom
a few of the giant elk herd we have hangin out at Uncle Rod's authentic trappin cabin
Crockett guarding the taxidermy
your host-Jerry
campfire at the 10 acre lake loaded with fish by Uncle Rods authentic trappin cabin
picnic area at Uncle Rod's Authentic Trappin Cabin
amazing antler archway feature off the main deck
rams enjoying Uncle Rods Authentic Trappin cabin-actual cabin of Jerry's great uncle relocated here
main lodge surronding front deck
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9 Bedrooms , 7 Bathrooms , Sleeps 24
Vienna, Illinois
Come enjoy a peaceful getaway at our tranquil, rustic style, gated, private lodge with a free ranging herd of giant elk and whitetails nestled in the rolling hills of the beautiful Shawnee National Forest tucked quietly away in southern Illinois where there are numerous outdoor activities such as rock climbing, bike trails, boating, wineries, lakes, running trail, and hiking locations. We have everything you could want on a getaway near us!! We will even guide tours to rock climb, boat, or to the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail. Let us know what we can do to make your retreat customized to your needs.

We can accommodate groups (company retreats, parties, family reunions, etc.) renting the entire lodge as well as couples/families needing only one bedroom for a peaceful getaway.

We are also available for weddings, bachelor parties, bands, and co...
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Listing #FKN7195046
About the Owner
Jerry S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

The staff is knowledgeable and will put you on what your hunting!, The grounds are well maintained. Family friendly, quite and caring owners. Will return in the future. Garrett, Jose, and Eric great guides never a dull moment! Y'all are the bomb!

Thank Lisa H
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (40)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (7)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (50)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(13)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 11:00 AM
    7 Full baths
    1 Super King
    1 Twin
    13 Kings
    2 Sofas
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About the neighbourhood
No neighbors except giant elk and whitetail herds. 300 acres of secluded, peaceful, quiet, gated retreat.
Boat tour $150
Deer and elk tour $40 up to 4. call for group pricing
Kayaks $15 each
Life jackets included
Bikes $15
Drop and pick up $75
Rock climbing drop and pick up $75
Winery tour $125 4 hours $250 8 hours bald knob cross and wineries several packages available. Groups of 5. Call for larger group pricing.
Car advised
How to get there
Exit number 16 off interstate 24. Go east 2 miles and you will see Samsons sign and large Indian statue on the left.

Call when nearby (30-1 hr out) so we can meet you at the gate and give you an opener to come and go as you please.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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