2016 / America the Beautiful Quarter BU / Shawnee National Forest
America the Beautiful Quarters capture the breathtaking beauty of America’s natural landscapes that have inspired countless poets, adventurers, and artists. The U.S. is honoring our Nation's national parks and sites on quarters featuring five new designs each year.
Released in 2016, the Shawnee National Forest Quarter honors the site in Illinois where thousands of people visit each year to see cliff side vistas, million year old bluffs and vast forests. Located in southern Illinois, visitors can stop at the Garden of the Gods, Stone Face, Little Grand Canyon and many of the hiking trails offered at Shawnee National Forest. It is over 250,000 acres and features elevations over 1000 feet above sea level.
This particular coin is in brilliant, uncirculated condition and comes encased in an air-tight capsule to protect the coin's integrity. Purchase this coin separately or add this 2016 quarter to one of our CoinArt selections. PLEASE NOTE: If purchasing separately, please let us know in the Special Instructions if you don't wish us to insert coin in capsule.