Makanda is a village located in Jackson County, Illinois. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 419.
Web Sites and Links
Giant City State ParkOffers a variety of outdoor recreation. Features information on its 4,000 square foot visitors center, sandstone bluffs and oak-hickory woodlands.
Giant City State LodgeFeatures breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus along with three meeting rooms. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Touch of Nature Environmental CenterA comprehensive center offering opportunities for education, academic support and services. Photo gallery, services and conference planning are provided. Facility provided by Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Vulture FestLive entertainment, arts and crafts, dining, vulture watching and other activities to celebrate the Fall migration of the vultures to the area.