Shawnee National Forest is a charming destination for your next spring getaway. the forest itself is beautiful: lush, green, and crisscrossed by numerous hiking trails so that you can explore to your heart's content. There are sparkling lakes and an abundance of local wildlife waiting to be discovered around every corner, which makes it a rewarding experience for any outdoor enthusiast. Head to the Garden of the Gods for stunning views, particularly at sunset, or to Giant City State Park for hiking or picnicking. You should also check out Bald Knob, Bay Creek, Lusk Creek, and Panther Den. With over 280,000 acres of land, there's plenty to see and do! Just make sure you book one of these spring cabins for the perfect vacation.