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15 Free (or Almost Free) Things To Do Around Alton This Summer – #5

There’s plenty to keep you busy around Alton, but we’ve narrowed it down to 15 top-notch attractions (in no particular order) that won’t break the bank! Here’s #5.

5. Pere Marquette State Park – Grafton, IL

Pere Marquette State Park in scenic Grafton, IL has 8,000+ acres of magnificent scenery with hiking, biking, fishing, and even horseback riding!

Many activities are free while others may require a small fee. Click here to see a detailed list of activities at Pere Marquette State Park.

Pere Marquette State Park
13112 Visitor Center Lane
Grafton, IL 62037
(618) 786-3323
Check back tomorrow for #6!

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