Weekly guided hike through Starved Rock State Park (and sometimes visiting nearby Matthiessen State Park) every Thursday morning, year round. The group meets in the…more details
Hepatica, Bellwort, and Violets, oh my! Enjoy the great variety of spring wildflowers at Starved Rock State Park. Join the Starved Rock guides as they hike to overlooks and canyons throughout the park identifying wildflowers and discussing Native American uses of those wildflowers. Learn all about the history and geology of the park! If conditions permit, sparkling waterfalls will flow in canyons. Guided hikes leave from the Starved Rock Visitor Center at 9:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. each day. Hikes are free!