Center Starved Rock State Park

OTTAWA SIDE.

(I-80 exit #90 South

​on RT. 23 to RT.71)

UTICA SIDE

(I-80 exit #81 South

on RT. 178 to RT. 71)

STARVED ROCK LODGING

DRIVING INSTRUCTIONS FROM OTTAWA
​STARVED ROCK VACATION RENTALS  - CANYON VIEW PLACE​


OTTAWA EXIT (RT. 23) SOUTH  OFF ILLINOIS RT 80
Go through Ottawa (note Dunkin Donut and in town theater with first run shows on right). Continue south over Illinois River and turn right on RT. 71. RT. 71runs along south side of river (look for Eagles nest on island behind grain silos). Starved Rock Park is another 6 miles west. Enter the park and make first "S" curve. The road then dips down over Hennepin Canyon making a second "S" curve. When you reach the top you will see find six homes on your left. Enter 1069th. RD. Canyon View Place is large gray home at the end road.


 

STARVED ROCK LODGING

DRIVING INSTRUCTIONS FROM UTICA

STARVED ROCK VACATION RENTALS - CANYON VIEW PLACE


STARVED ROCK - UTICA EXIT (RT 178) OFF ILLINOIS RT.80):
Drive south on RT.178 until your past the city of Utica.  Cross the Illinois River and continue driving up a large hill until you reach RT. 71.  Go east on 71, past Starved Rock Lodge entrance through many curves until you reach 1069th Road on your right.

ARRIVAL: 



We need to meet so I can provide you with door codes (please advise arrival time). The home is furnished with firewood for living room fireplace, charcoal for outside grill, water jugs for cooking, and bottled water for hiking.  It also includes hiking poles, binoculars, rain gear, coffee maker with coffee. 

The outside deck has a fire pit with logs.  The laundry room is for guests use. The trails can be accessed by hiking west along Rt. 71. for about two blocks. The well water does bad things to coffee.


DINNING:



KITCHEN includes coffee maker, coffee, cooking and eating utensils. Water is hard and bottled water is furnished for cooking and coffee. Breakfast bar provides view of deck and bird feeders.

DINING ROOM
​Large dining table is well suited for family dining while enjoying birds at feeders. High chair is provided for sprouts.

DECK
Large wood deck includes log furniture, charcoal  grill and enclosed wood burning steel fire pit (perfect for making smoors).

EATING OUT
Starved Rock Lodge restaurant is a 6 minute drive west on RT. 71 through the woods.  Their dinning room is usually open until 9 P.M.




ADDRESS:

Canyon View Place
2592  1069th. Road,
Ottawa, Illinois, 61350




 


Starved Rock Lodging LOCATION