Spend The Day Exploring The Waterfalls In Illinois’ Starved Rock State Park

Considered one of the best parks in the state, Starved Rock State Park in Illinois is a must-visit. Featuring 13 miles of trails that lead to fascinating rock formations, bluffs, canyons, and spectacular scenic overlooks, hiking here is like entering another world. Perhaps the biggest draw to the park, however, is the sheer number of waterfalls found in the many canyons. Why not spend the day exploring most, if not all?

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.


You can read more about the waterfalls and trails at Starved Rock State Park in Illinois on the Starved Rock Lodge website.

While there are additional waterfalls and canyons found within the park, the ones listed here will make for a fantastic day trip you won’t soon forget. What’s your favorite waterfall at Starved Rock State Park? Let us know in the comments!

Address: Starved Rock State Park Visitor Center, 2668 East 873 Road, Oglesby, IL 61348, USA