Take A Winter Drive Around Starved Rock Country!

Take A Winter Drive Around Starved Rock Country!

Looking for a socially distant day trip? Come admire the beautiful Winter scenery in Starved Rock Country! Join Shaw Media photographer Scott Anderson on a photo tour of just a few of the jaw-dropping seasonal sights you'll spot along your drive.
Watch sled dogs in action at Starved Rock

Watch sled dogs in action at Starved Rock

Free Spirit Siberian Rescue will return to Starved Rock State Park on Jan. 17 for the first in a pair of free, socially distant, sled dog demonstrations.Best of all, the event isn't dependent on snow. Huskies train during the snowless seasons by pulling specially made trikes that…
Take The Fall Colors Tour!

Take The Fall Colors Tour!

Where are the best places to see fall colors in Starved Rock Country? Take your pick. From walking and biking paths, to horseback or a good old-fashioned roadtrip, there are plenty of places and ways to find the color. Here are some of our suggestions for the best views in Starve…
Photo Gallery: Fall Colors At Starved Rock

Photo Gallery: Fall Colors At Starved Rock

Fall colors are at their peak in Starved Rock State Park! Horticulturalist Morgan Wilson gives insight into why this botanical marvel happens, and how long we can except to see these beautiful leaves.(Photos by Scott Anderson - Shaw Media)"The green in the leaf is called chloroph…
Five Things To Do At Starved Rock State Park

Five Things To Do At Starved Rock State Park

Starved Rock State Park made Governor JB Pritzker's list of the Top Five 'Exciting Places' To Go In Illinois! To celebrate, we've put together a list of our own, featuring five more exciting Fall activities you can do inside the park!1. Admire The Fall Colors 2. Explore The Canyo…
More Trails Reopen At Starved Rock State Park!

More Trails Reopen At Starved Rock State Park!

Just in time for Fall Colors to arrive at Starved Rock State Park, a major trail and convenient new parking lot have reopened to the public. Here's an inside look at the new developments!Looking for an even easier trip? The IDNR are offering FREE guided tours at Starved Rock ever…