Voted the #1 Attraction in the State of Illinois

Starved Rock State Park is a world apart from anything else in Illinois! Amazing, seasonal waterfalls are active in the spring and after heavy rains. We have 13 miles of trails to explore and the Illinois River offers fishing, kayaking, boating, extraordinary views and great places to relax.


starved rock hours

Starved Rock State Park is open daily from 7:00am to sunset.
The Visitor Center is open daily from 9:00am to 4:00pm.

Free, guided hikes are offered JUNE-NOVEMBER.
Pre-registration is required.