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Starved Rock State Park and Starved Rock Lodge are open. Although the Lodge is privately managed, guests and employees of the Lodge must wear face masks in all (indoor) public areas, maintain social distancing of 6-feet and comply with all state regulations. Enjoy limited indoor dining, outdoor dining on the Veranda or place a carry-out order. The Starved Rock Cafe and Trailheads Concessions are also open daily for food, drinks, ice cream and more.

Hungry Hikers Welcomed Here!

Trailheads Concessions (located in the Visitor Center) is now open daily from 10am to 5pm. The Starved Rock Visitor Center is currently closed, but public restrooms are open. Starved Rock State Park opens at sunrise and closes at sunset.

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Open Daily from 10am to 5pm
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Grab a snack, a cold drink and a t-shirt!

Please follow social distancing rules as you enter. Face masks will be required for entry. Carry-out service is offered with an outdoor patio just steps away. Trailheads has something for everyone. Menu items range from tasty favorites like Mac & Cheese Nuggets to BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches, ice cream, corn dogs and more. We even offer a Little Hikers menu for the kids! Shop for the best Starved Rock apparel and souvenirs here, too.


Sweets, treats & more

Make the most of summer and order a waffle cone filled with soft serve ice cream or take home a few pieces of our delicious fudge. Trailheads also offers a wide variety of specialty items including artisan ice cream and fudge made right here at the Lodge, candied nuts, snow cones and funnel cakes.

Other Dining Options

  • Lodge Restaurant

    Limited seating is available in the Main Dining Room. Reservations are highly recommended. Call (815) 220-7321.

  • Back Door Lounge

    Limited seating is available in the Back Door Lounge.

  • The Veranda

    Outdoor dining and handcrafted drinks with a panoramic view

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