Sunset Lake is fine enough to spend more than a day at, Carlinville Lake is a fine local campground. In the event that you are trying to find a marina, Lake Springfield Marina is in close proximity, also Girard Sunset Lake Dam is worth taking a look at if you're here. There's so much to do here at Sunset Lake that you need to camp here for a while, Camp weyanah is a pleasant place for that. Go on a
visit to Starwest if by chance you want to ride a horse, and possibly you're looking for nearby lakes? Sure, Bunn Lake is just a very short distance away.