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Benson's on Lake Carlton

Morrison, IL - Whiteside County
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  • 18750 Lake Rd
  • Morrison, IL, 61270
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Located in the heart of Morrison-Rockwood State Park
We are located on the beautiful 77-acre Lake Carlton at Morrison-Rockwood State Park, home to a bevy of wildlife and forested shores. This is a prime location for fishing, hiking, and camping!

Great Food!
We offer a great menu of food & drinks served in our restaurant or on our screened-in deck.

Bait
Our bait shop offers worms, leeches, minnows, and fishing tackle, perfect for catching a wide variety of fish found in Lake Carlton, including bluegill, largemouth bass, muskie, and walleye. channel catfish, sunfish, and more. 

Watercraft Rentals
Our rentals include kayak, pedal boats, and motorboat rentals either by the hour, four hours, or eight hours. A driverโ€™s license or state ID is required for rentals.

Hours: Open 11 am – 7 pm Tuesday through Sunday โ€ข Closed Mondays

Our latest blog post takes you on an enchanting journey, celebrating local holiday traditions unique to our region. Discover now and light up your festive spirit! ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿปโ„๏ธ๐ŸŽ 

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@WhitePines_Resort tradition 30+ years. Donโ€™t miss this wacky audience-participation comedy starring the curmudgeonly Ebenezer #Scrooge & his side-kick, Narrator. ๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—”๐—ฅ๐—ก ๐— ๐—ข๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐Ÿ‘‰ at the link in bio, under "EVENTS."
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๐ŸŽ„ Live Music & Theater events for all ages
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