Join us on Sunday, November 16th, when Walt Willey (All My Children’s “Jackson Montgomery”) will be portraying Wild West icon “Wild Bill” Hickok in his one man show: Wild Bill! An Evening with James Butler Hickok. The evening begins with a “Gunslinger” Dinner. Following dinner are two,forty-five minute acts, where Hickok regales his audience with stories of his experiences with the “Underground Railroad.” Wait until you hear about his time in the Civil War, scouting for Read More
Start your Starved Rock adventure out at Trailheads Snacks & Souvenirs. Located in the Visitor Center, Trailheads offers sandwiches, hot dogs, pizza, Artisan Ice Cream, pretzels and nachos, plus gifts and great souvenirs. We also have a wide selection of Starved Rock hoodies, ball caps and T-shirts for outdoor lovers of all ages.Check out our selection of walking sticks, rain gear, water bottles, coffee mugs and more! Browse our assortment of jewelry, clothing, books and Read More
A healing massage can soothe your body, mind and soul. Getting a massage just feels amazing. You can feel the tension literally being worked out of your muscles. The pressure from a therapist’s hand movements comes into play again, improving your circulation. Sound good? You don’t have to be a guest at Starved Rock Lodge to schedule a massage, but it’s better if you are! Enjoy a relaxing massage in a quiet cabin with soft, Read More
Shopping at Starved Rock Lodge & Starved Rock Marketplace is one of our guest’s favorite things to do after an adventurous visit to the park! The Starved Rock Gift Shop (located in historic Starved Rock Lodge) will surprise you with its selection eagle watching souvenirs, toys for children, ladies’ coats, shoes, jewelry and handbags. We also have the best Starved Rock souvenirs, hoodies and T-shirts, too. Forget something? Travel supplies are available in the Starved Read More
“We’re like the History Channel meets National Geographic,” said a recent hiker! And, we have to agree! Starved Rock State Park & Lodge is the best getaway in Illinois if you enjoy hiking, outdoor adventure, history and architectural landmarks. We have year ’round guided hikes, trolley tours, shopping, special events, educational programs, park activities and a variety of other fun things to do.