Best things to do in Starved Rock (besides hiking)

Did you know that Starved Rock has a lot more to offer than hiking? 

With this best of selection you can discover the   most amazing activities.

Spot Bald Eagles

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These magnificent birds can be spotted in winter 

Have water fun

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Go canoeing, kayaking and rafting on the Illinois River and the Vermillion River.

Go fishing

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The Starved Rock area is a great place for fishing. Go on your own or join a guided tour.

Explore Matthiesen State Park

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Just 5 minutes from Starved Rock this park offers a more off the beaten-path experience.

Discover Ottawa

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This charming small town is absolutely worth a visit. 

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