Hungry Hikers Welcomed Here!
Trailheads will open for the season on March 12, 2021.
Fuel up for your outdoor adventure with a bite to eat at Trailheads. Located in the Starved Rock Visitor Center, Trailheads offers a full-service menu of tasty favorites such as soft pretzels and nachos to sweet treats, including our homemade fudge and Artisan ice cream.
Closed for the season. Reopening mid-March 2021 | View Menu
Grab a snack, a cold drink and a t-shirt!
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, hiking supplies and souvenirs, 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.
Indoor dining is currently not allowed due to COVID-19. Breakfast, lunch & dinner are still available.
Order your carry-out at the Host Stand or call (815) 220-7321.
Back Door Lounge
Indoor seating is not available at this time.
Limited bar service is offered during business hours.
Outdoor dining (11am-8pm daily, weather permitting) and handcrafted drinks with a panoramic view.