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10/27/20: The bridge over Fox Canyon and sidewalk leading to the lodge from the large parking lot will be closed on Tuesday, October 27 from 9 AM to 1 PM for a routine inspection. Barricades will be in place to redirect traffic.

Trail Update: All trails are open except the Lodge’s (eastside) Veranda staircase and Illinois/Ottawa Canyon connecting trail. Matthiessen Dells Area at Matthiessen State Park is now open. The trail closest to Lake Falls and shelter is still closed as well as the Vermillion River Access area. For more information, please visit IDNR’s website.

Per Illinois guidelines, face coverings are required in all buildings (and trolleys) at Starved Rock Lodge & State Park.

Add a Special Touch to Your Stay

Enhance your stay at Starved Rock Lodge with sweets, treats, wine, beer and everything in between. We offer a variety of custom gift baskets, craft beer and locally-made wine, delicious fudge and much more. These goodies will be awaiting your arrival prior to check-in. Call (815) 667-4211 or purchase your add-on while making your online reservation.

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Gift Baskets

Whether you’re just getting away or celebrating a special occasion, Starved Rock Lodge offers custom gift baskets to add to your stay. Choose from sweets baskets filled with homemade fudge and saltwater taffy or go the salty route with chips, popcorn and more.  Add a 6-pack of Illinois-brewed craft beer! These make a great surprise to have waiting in a loved one’s room.

Beer & Wine

There’s nothing more refreshing than enjoying an ice cold beverage after a long day of travel. Enjoy a Tangled Roots Brewing (Ottawa, IL) Sampler 6 Pack upon your arrival. We also offer a wide variety of red, white, rose and sparkling wines that come with a pair of souvenir wine glasses and an opener for your convenience.

Add a bottle of wine

Illinois-made wine is a wonderful way to say welcome to Starved Rock Lodge. Ask about our “Sweets & Wine Basket” where you may choose from either “Waterfall White” or “Starved Rock Rose” or a bottle of Starved Rock Bubbly (made for us by August Hill Winery) . The basket also includes two souvenir glasses and 1.5 lbs. of delicious fudge (made here at the Lodge). Please note: due to the COVID-19 restrictions, our massage cabin is temporarily closed.

Special Treats

Homemade Chocolate Dipped Strawberries Ready to Eat

Have a sweet treat waiting for you when you walk through your door! Our delicious, homemade fudge, cake pops, chocolate-covered strawberries and more are available for purchase. Celebrate an anniversary or birthday with a small welcome cake. We also have cheese & cracker plates & fresh fruit plates.

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