Crab Orchard Wilderness

Established: 1976
Acres: 4,050 (5,245 combined w/Panther Den)
Region: Shawnee
Section: Interior Plateau
Subsection: Northern Shawnee Hills
State: Illinois
Counties: Williams, Union, Jackson
Manager: Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge (link)
Agency: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Second-growth forested area on the borders of Little Grassy and Devil’s Kitchen Lakes.