This hayfield is the most open view of the path of 100% totality of the 2017 eclipse near Makanda, Il. The field has an easy access entry point with perfect seclusion for viewing this historic event. No bathrooms or facilities. The town of Cobden is three minutes away with gas station, excellent dining, bars and more. This artisan village values privacy and wide open spaces. Tent or RV if you want to drive on the hayfield and behold the eclipse like no one else! Registered Nurse on site.