This Illinois Road Trip Takes You From Starved Rock State Park To The Shawnee National Forest

For those of you who have been long-time readers, you know how we love to curate road trips! Today’s road trip will take you from Starved Rock State Park, which is considered the state’s best park, all the way down to the vast expanse of the Shawnee National Forest. So, gas up the car and head out on this scenic road trip through Illinois.

For your convenience, follow this interactive map and go ahead and add any additional stops along the way!

Are you ready for this scenic road trip through Illinois? Let us know in the comments if you’ve been to any of these places before.

Address: Starved Rock State Park, 2678 E 875th Rd, Oglesby, IL 61348, USA
Address: Matthiessen State Park, 2500 IL-178, Oglesby, IL 61348, USA
Address: Shawnee National Forest, Illinois 62985, USA
Address: Grandview Drive, Grandview Dr, Peoria, IL, USA
Address: Pekin Park District, 1701 Court St, Pekin, IL 61554, USA
Address: Washington Park Botanical Garden, 1740 W Fayette Ave, Springfield, IL 62704, USA
Address: 1177 Yeagerlake Trail, Butler, IL 62015, USA

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