Harpole’s Heartland Lodge (Pike County)

Harpole's Heartland Lodge
Nebo, IL

Background: Harpole's Heartland Lodge was specifically built to emulate the serenity and tranquility found only in the country. Originally the lodge was built to cater to hunters and to guide their hunting experience. Today, the lodge is used in many capacities and is a premier spot to unwind.

Entrepreneurial Business: Heartland Lodge, an Illinois bed and breakfast, corporate retreat, resort, and hunting lodge located in serene Pike County, is the place to relax and get away from it all, or choose from a variety of activities – horseback riding, hayrides, bonfires, fishing, or hunting, to name a few – all set against the backdrop of amazing natural heritage. Heartland Lodge provides the complete outdoor recreational experience with breathtaking views and the finest of amenities.

Exceptional Nature of This Business: Management continues to be a step ahead of others in the business. This business was the original Pike County hunting lodge and has grown into so much more. With the addition of the second building, they have room for business meetings and virtually any type of gathering. Heartland Lodge continues to strive to be the best in the business and has the respect of those in this field.

Significant Results: Hunters nationwide know Heartland Lodge as a premier hunting lodge located in prime whitetail deer hunting territory, with some of the best upland hunting including wild quail hunting and pheasant hunting in Illinois. The only Orvis endorsed lodge in the state, this "six star" facility is located in the rolling hills of remote Pike county.