Trolley Christmas Light Tour

Starved Rock will get you in the spirit of the season with our Tour Christmas Lights Tour which if offered from December 13-23, 2014 (6:00 pm-8:00 pm). Don’t miss the chance to relax before the holidays on this illuminated tour of the LaSalle, Peru, Oglesby and Utica area, when Christmas is in the air!  Let our staff plan the route and do the driving so you can enjoy the beautiful displays of holiday lights while you’re Read More

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Canal Boat & Trolley Tour (Every Friday) May-October

Every Friday from May through October, our popular Canal Boat & Trolley Tour begins at 11:00 am, with a delicious lunch in our historic Main Dining Room.  Next, you’ll board one of our trolleys for a ride through historic downtown Utica and stop at Cattails (where you can shop for unique treasures, wine, gifts and more).  Your trolley will then take you on a relaxing ride to LaSalle, where you will board the canal boat.  Read More

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Fall Colors Trolley Tour (Every Saturday in October) 9:30am & 11:00am

Every Saturday in October, our Fall Colors Trolley Tours have two departure times. The 9:30 am tour begins with Trolley Tour and guided hike and ends with lunch at 12:00 pm in our historic Main Dining Room. The second departure starts with lunch at 11:00 am and the Trolley Tour and guided hike follow. Enjoy Starved Rock during the most beautiful time of the year. Tour includes a relaxing trolley ride, hot lunch in the Main Read More

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Waterfall & Canyon Tour – Monday & Saturday in April & May

Offered: in April & May (Monday & Saturday) Ticket Price: $32 for adults, $27 children (10 and under). Mondays:  11am-3pm Saturdays:  9am-1pm, 11am-3pm 9am tour begins with trolley ride and hikes and ends with lunch at 12:00pm. 11am tour begins with lunch followed by trolley tour and hikes at 12:00pm Experience the fun of outdoor adventure at Starved Rock State Park with a guided hike to 3 spectacular waterfalls and canyons. We will hike to French and Read More

Canal Boat & Trolley Tours May-October (Tuesday & Friday) 11am-3pm Ticket price: $39/person Start with a delicious hot lunch at Starved Rock Lodge.  Next, board one of our trolleys for a ride through historic downtown Utica and a stop at Cattails where you can shop.  Your trolley then takes you on a relaxing ride to LaSalle where you board the canal boat. Step back into time with period-dressed interpreters on this one hour, mule-pulled canal Read More

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Land & Water Cruises

Land and Water Tours will resume in June 2015! Saturday: 9:30am & 11:00am Monday & Wednesday: 11:00am NOTE: 9:30am tours will end with Lunch at 12:00pm.  11:00am tours will begin with Lunch. Enjoy our most popular tour and see Starved Rock from the water! You can really see how big the ROCK is when you see it from this perspective. Plus, you’ll see the wildlife living on Plum Island (egrets, cranes, migratory birds such as Read More

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Fall Colors Trolley Tour (Every Monday in October) 11:00am

Enjoy Starved Rock during the most beautiful time of the year. The Fall Colors Trolley Tour includes a relaxing trolley ride, hot lunch in our historic Main Dining Room and a guided, scenic hike to Council Overhang and Ottawa Canyon. Please be sure to wear appropriate shoes as the trails are not paved. There is some hiking involved with this tour. Tour is not recommended for individuals with limited mobility. Reservations are required for this tour. Read More

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Trolley Tours & Rentals

Take a tour of beautiful Starved Rock on our trolleys, Ranger or Bella! There’s no better way to ride! We offer both historic and seasonal tours: Discover the Eagle Tours in the winter, Waterfalls & Canyon Tours in the spring, Fall Colors Tours in autumn and Christmas Lights Tours during the holidays. If you’ve never been to Starved Rock Lodge, a Trolley Tour is the perfect way to see the area. Our trolley drivers are great Read More