The Starved Rock area of Illinois is a stunning natural destination along the Illinois River and known for it's incredible glacial meltwater-formed sandstone canyons. This truly unique retreat is a place you've perhaps never even heard about, and therefore offers you the chance to experience when you stay with Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort. Here at Grizzly Jack's you're leaving behind the towering skyscrapers and discovering the scenic Northwoods of Illinois together with family, friends, or your sweetheart. Just minutes away you will find the Starved Rock State Park where you can hike through the 13 miles of trails and explore the magnificent canyons, waterfalls, and rock formations. Matthiessen State Park is another option for outdoor activities such as hiking and horseback riding, while beautiful Illinois River offers some of the most thrilling whitewater rafting imaginable. If you're looking to just stay onsite, not to worry. You'll find an indoor waterpark, family crafting hours, and family story times that the kids are sure to love.
Grizzly Jack’s Grand Bear Resort & Indoor Waterpark
Feel the stress of life melt away during your stay at the AAA 4-Diamond Eaglewood Resort & Spa! This Chicago resort awaits couples, family vacations and all-inclusive group events. Upon arrival, you're greeted by Frank Lloyd Wright-influenced architecture, upscale lodging and a wide-range of resort amenities! Stay in a deluxe room, junior suite, or a rooftop suite, all featuring plush beds, beautiful views, flat-panel televisions and high-speed internet. Onsite you can head to their USGA-rated 18-hole championship golf course that expands across 6,017 yards of sloping greens and lakes. Relax at their 10,000 square-foot spa, get a workout at the sports center, enjoy bowling with the family at their private alley, and relish in the gourmet cuisine of the restaurants.
Eaglewood Resort & Spa