Starved Rock Lodge
Contact: Kathy Casstevens
2668 East 873rd Road
North Utica, IL 61373
Phone: 815-667-4211
Hours: Open to the public year 'round!
Email: kcasstevens@starvedrocklodge.com
Toll Free: 800-868-7625
Fax: (815)667-4455

Starved Rock is beautiful all year long!  Enjoy the beauty and book your choice of a comfortable lodge room or a cabin in the woods. We have an indoor pool, hot tub and sauna, full service restaurant and a bar called "The Back Door Lounge", The Starved Rock Cafe, and a gift shop. It's ALL under one roof. We think it's the best getaway in Illinois! http://www.starvedrocklodge.com

Hours of Operation:

Main Dining Room
8 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m

11 a.m. to  3 p.m.

Open Daily
5:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Sunday Brunch
Sunday Brunch: $15.95 / Adults
10:30 a.m.  to  3 p.m.

Back Door Lounge
Outdoor Veranda Dining available in warm weather
Monday -Thursday: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. (FREE Music FRI/SAT 8-11:30 p.m.)
Sunday: 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Starved Rock Gift Shop

Monday -Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Monday-Thursday: 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 6:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday & Sunday: 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Trailheads Gifts & Concessions
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Visitor Center (Phone: 815-667-5356)
Open Daily: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Starved Rock Lodge is having a Yoga & Hiking Retreat!

Join us for our first ever Yoga & Hiking Retreat at Starved Rock Lodge! Take a couple of days to get away from the hustle and bustle of your every day routine and relax at the Rock with a combo of yoga and hiking in a beautiful, serene setting. Come for the two days or make it an overnight stay ...
Starved Rock Lodge boat tour info....

*DUE TO AREA FLOODING, BOAT TOURS WILL NOT BE RUNNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE! Luckily there's lots of other things to do at starved rock!! Take a Hike & Lunch –July 4-5. Hike leaves at 11 am. Starved Rock Lodge, Utica. $18 per person includes guided hike, lunch, backpack, and interesting ...
UPDATE: Starved Rock flooding!

The Starved Rock Visitor Center main parking lot, lower picnic area, and boat ramp are closed due to minor flooding. At this time all hiking trails are OPEN and waterfalls are flowing! We are urging visitors to use caution while hiking.
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Starved Rock Welcome Video
(Video by: Kathy Casstevens)
Ice Climbing at Starved Rock
Wildcat Canyon!! Thanks to Nice Ice Climbers of Frankfort, IL (Video by: Kathy Casstevens)
Chief Walks with the Wind: A Tribute
(Video by: Kathy Casstevens)
Starved Rock Lodge