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Location & Directions

For location & directions use the Google Maps application located in the map at the bottom of this page for print ready directions. Click directions and simply fill in your address and we’ll see you at Camp.

Please do not use Apple Maps to get to camp.  The Apple map app has been leading people to an incorrect address.

Location & Directions:

  • Camp’s Address is 3760 Ondessonk Road, Ozark, IL 62972.
  • Camp Ondessonk is located just east of Illinois Route 45, on Ozark Road, near the town of Ozark, IL.
  • Ozark Road intersects Route 45 at the Ozark General store. This Intersection is 12 miles north of Vienna, IL, 2.7 miles south of New Burnside, IL, or 20 miles south of Harrisburg, IL on Route 45.
  • A brown department of transportation highway sign marked “Camp Ondessonk” and “Bell Smith Springs” marks the turn from Route 45.
  • From Route 45, take Ozark Road east one half of a mile to Ondessonk Road (look for the camp gate on right). Make a Right on Ondessonk Road.

From St. Louis MO

  • 1-64 E/US-40E (75.3 mi)
  • Slight right onto I-57 S (38.3 mi)
  • Take exit 54A to merge on to IL-13 E/W Deyong St toward Marion/Harrisburg Continue to follow IL-13 E (6.1 mi)
  • Turn right onto IL-166 S (14.4 mi)
  • Turn right onto US-45 S (2.7 mi)
  • Turn left onto Ozark Rd (0.6 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ondessonk Rd.

From Springfield IL

  • I-55 S (58.2 mi)
  • Take exit 33 toward IL-4 S (0.3 mi)
  • Turn left to merge onto I-64 E (55.1 mi)
  • Slight right onto I-57 S (38.3 mi)
  • Take exit 54A to merge on to IL-13 E/W Deyong St toward Marion/Harrisburg Continue to follow IL-13 E (6.1 mi)
  • Turn right onto IL-166 S (14.4 mi)
  • Turn right onto US-45 S (2.7 mi)
  • Turn left onto Ozark Rd (0.6 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ondessonk Rd.

From Chicago IL

  • I-57 S (196 mi)
  • Take exit 54A to merge on to IL-13 E/W Deyong St toward Marion/Harrisburg Continue to follow IL-13 E (6.1 mi)
  • Turn right onto IL-166 S (14.4 mi)
  • Turn right onto US-45 S (2.7 mi)
  • Turn left onto Ozark Rd (0.6 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ondessonk Rd.

From Evansville IN

  • IN-62 W (24.8 mi)
  • Continue onto IL-141 W/Illinois Route 141 (18.7mi)
  • Turn left onto US-45 S (36.5 mi)
  • Turn left onto Ozark Rd (0.6 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ondessonk Rd.

From Nashville TN

  • I-40 W/I-65 N (5.1 mi)
  • Continue to follow I-65 N
  • Slight left onto I-24 W (signs for Clarksville/Interstate 24W) (96.7 mi)
  • Continue onto I-69 (16.2 mi)
  • Continue onto I-24 W (Entering Illinois) (80.1 mi)
  • Take exit 14 for US-45 toward Vienna (0.3 mi)
  • Turn right onto US-45 N (9.6 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ozark Rd (0.6 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ondessonk Rd.

From Memphis TN

  • I-55 N (131 mi)
  • Take exit 66A to merge onto I-57N/US-60 E toward Chicago Continue to follow I-57 N (65.6 mi)
  • Take exit 44 to merge onto I-24 E toward Nashville (6.1 mi)
  • Take exit 7 for Tunnel Hill Road toward Goreville
  • Turn left onto Tunnel Hill Road (6.7 mi)
  • Turn left onto US-45 N (3.9 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ozark Rd (0.6 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ondessonk Rd

From Louisville KY

  • I-64 W/IN-62 W towared IN-62 W/St Louis Continue to follow I-64 (124 mi)
  • Take exit 130 for IL-1 toward Graville/Carmi
  • Turn right onto IL-1 S (26.3 mi)
  • Continue onto US-45 (40.8 mi)
  • Turn left onto Ozark Rd (0.6 mi)
  • Turn right onto Ondessonk Rd

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