History on Horseback

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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.

History on Horseback

Take a horseback ride back in time through Illinois Valley peeks, creeks and everything in between at Cedar Creek Ranch.

Starting at $220 for 2 guests


  • Includes your overnight stay for two people
  • $10 meal voucher per person
  • Horseback riding or gator creek cruise for two at Cedar Creek Ranch

For more information call: 815-667-4211


Available Monday through Sunday nights from May 1 through August 2020, then available Sun-Thur nights from September 1- October 29, 2020. July and October are an additional $10 per night. The Family Cabin is available with this package for an additional $69 per night.


Additional adults (over the age of 12) are $40 each. Children 12 and under must be booked privately through Cedar Creek Ranch. Rides must be booked separately and in advance by calling (815) 481-3337. Maximum weight restriction of 250 lb.

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