Hungry Hikers Welcomed Here!
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, delicious corn dogs, chili cheese nachos to sweet treats (including our homemade fudge and Artisan ice cream).
Open Saturday & Sunday from 10am to 4pm.
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, chicken strips and more. New this season–try our hummus & pita chips. We even offer a Little Hikers menu for the kids! Shop for the best Starved Rock apparel, stuffed animals, toys, hiking supplies and souvenirs, too.
Sweets, treats & more
Make the most of a day in the park 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.
Serving breakfast, lunch & dinner. Open daily.
Reservations recommended. Call (815) 220-7321.
Back Door Lounge
Relax after your hike and enjoy your favorite drink!
Outdoor dining with a panoramic view (weather permitting).