Eli Field is located just east of the Monticello Railroad Museum in Monticello, IL. The 20-acre purpose built facility includes a 50 by 800 foot asphalt paved runway, dedicated concrete pit area, 600 feet of grass pit/ lounging area, pilot's shelter, hangar building for the overnight storage of models with a food preparation area, and 2 remote control car tracks. The field is open for members' use 7 days a week and is accessed by a paved road.
As an integral member of the Monticello and Piatt County community, it is the Monticello Model Masters' (MMM) honor and privilege to support the recreational goals of the town and its families through events and programs designed to teach and share the joys of hobbies with others. The goal of the Monticello Model Masters organization, through its management of Eli Field, is that your relaxation will start as soon as you drive onto the property, allowing the cares of the day to simply vanish through the enjoyment of your hobby. We help people have fun with their hobbies!